Acting Headshots




Come to Minneapolis acting headshots photographer, BD Portraits Studio! We will get you what you need! (More below.)

Client Testimonials

” I am so lucky, grateful, and proud to have had my headshots taken by Brent of BD Portraits numerous times. Working with him is a breeze! The merging of his apparent talent, passion, skill, and understanding is infectious and leaves you feeling comfortable, attractive, inspired, and open to be generous of spirit and purely, honestly yourself. The result is a series of personable shots which capture varied truthful nuances, shades, and moments. You are sure to have a hard time settling on just one! He embraces your individuality and showcases your uniqueness which sets you apart from the crowd. A headshot by BD is sure to make you stand out and get called in.”     – Derek Long (NYC Actor) 

More on Minneapolis Acting Headshots Photographer BD Portraits

Minneapolis Acting Headshots Photographer BD Portraits will make you comfortable, make sure you look your very best, and capture you with your best light and energy possible. With over 17 years of professional experience, 8 of which was in the fast paced Los Angeles acting industry, your photographer, Brent of BD Portraits, knows what is needed for professional acting headshot that will separate you from the rest. The key is to get you noticed, getting you that first audition, and that is what we do best!

How is BD Portraits unique?

BD Portraits is as unique as it’s subjects, you! I work with every client on an individual basis, making sure to accomplish your personal goals with your photos. We will continuously ask questions to make sure we accomplish everything we can for your photo needs.

BD has experience and education that is unique as well, a BA in professional photography, and working in the portrait and commercial industry for the last 16 years, I’ve worked with celebrities, ad firms, fashion magazines, and more.

Who is the photographer? What makes him a professional? Check out all about BD, HERE.

What is your specialty? What / Where do you shoot? BD Portraits specializes in professional “high-quality” studio portraits. Our studio, and our lighting separates us from other photographers… We also know how to take this lighting concept on location as well, offering professionally lit location shoots to individuals wanting something even more unique for a photo session.

Want more information on shooting with Minneapolis acting headshots photographer BD Portraits? Check out my info page with all sorts of questions and answers that have helped many clients in the past.


Our packages include printing rights & usage - so you save big with no overhead printing costs.

( Our prices vary based on the what you need. Check out each package through: HERE  - prices exist in each page.)




  • Up to 60 minutes.
  • Up to 2 outfit changes.
  • Indoor and outdoor studio locations.
  • Online gallery to view/order all your images.
  • 1 professionally retouched high resolution photo file to use/print however you wish.


* Needing a more creative shoot, with more time, and more creativitiy? Check out our ACTING PORTRAITS




  • Unlimited time. 
  • Unlimited Outfits.
  • Indoor and outdoor studio locations.
  • Online gallery to view/order all your images.
  • 5 professionally retouched high resolution photo file to use/print however you wish.


  • ADDITIONAL IMAGES - $55 per additional high-resolution retouched image.

  • WEEKENDS - $95 night/weekend/holiday fee - subject to availablity

  • SPECIAL LOCATIONS - $95 non-studio location fee - waived in Package B & C!




  • FREQUENT CUSTOMER - Shoot within 1 year of a previous shoot and get 50% off the full value of a shoot of equal or lesser value.
  • REFER A FRIEND - Get $100 off your next shoot, plus 2 free additional files (a $210 value!) towards your shoot, if you refer a new client who shoots with us. 
  • CASH DISCOUNT - 5% off when you pay for your shoot entirely in cash.  
  • CASH - 5% OFF if you pay entirely in cash.
  • CHECK - Images are held until payment is deposited.
  • CREDIT CARD - We accept paypal & all major credit cards as a convenience to our customers. As a small business, we do charge you a 3% fee to cover the service fee on our end. You do NOT need a paypal account to pay by credit card.

  • PAYMENT PLANS - We are able to separate payments but will must withhold images until paid in full. 

* Prices are subject to change, and only certain deals can be combined with other offers. Contact us with questions!


UPFRONT PRICING  -  Many photographers today charge a smaller sitting fee, and then surprise you with expensive print or digital package costs after you’re done shooting. This is not how we do business. We lay out all our pricing on the website - you choose your package - no surprises. After taking a look at our pricing, if you have questions, don't hesitate to contact us, we are happy to assist you in anyway possible. 


STYLE  -  With two decades of professional experience, we take great pride in our one-of-a-kind style, style you just can't get anywhere else. We have worked with an immense range of clients, on every type of project you can imagine. We can get you what you need, no matter what that may be.  


QUALITY  -  We always say, a camera doesn't make a photographer any more than a computer writes a novel - but true professional gear will always seperate photographers quality. We are continuously investing in high-end equipment to get the absolute best images for you. You are making an investment in us, and we invest in you.


SERVICE  -  Our goal is always to surpass what you want/need from a shoot. We are confident that what we offer through our studio is unmatched in the area, not just in the images we produce, but in the service we provide. 


STUDIO SPACE & LIGHTING  -  There are many photographers today who take great photos in natural light, but when it comes to creative, professionally lit studio images, they don’t have the space, the equipment, or the understanding of how to produce magazine quality studio shots. This is our speciality, what we are known for, and what we work hard to offer at the highest quality possible. 

Check out our photographers celebrity & commercial work, to see even more of why we are different from the rest:

Our pricing exists on this website. Please look through our portfolio/pricing section for details. 
Contacting us for group headshots? We have a specific contact form for that - CLICK HERE


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