Photography Secrets for Professional Home Stagers

Taking good photos is a vital skill for professional home stagers, & for building a visual portfolio of your home staging projects


Photography for Professional Home Stagers is a vital skill when building your home staging business.

Taking good photos is an essential for a professional home stager. Being able to take great photographs of your work will help YOU to build a top quality portfolio, which is both a valuable record of your work, and a show piece for your talent. The images you create will build an invaluable asset library for your marketing efforts.

Taking good photos is essential for a professional home stager. Great photographs of your work will help YOU to build a top quality portfolio.


We can't all have a personal photographer on standby. Fundamental things you need to know.


Improving your photos in an editing suite can produce stunning results.


Select the right equipment


Embed your knowledge with quiz recaps, and earn your "Photography for Professional Home Stagers" certificate.


Key rules for taking your staging photos.


Tina Jesson

Founder Home Staging Academy, Instructor, speaker, coach

Tina Jesson is a lifelong entrepreneur, interior  designer, and trainer. She is co-founder of the British Academy of Home  Stagers and the Home Stagers Network, and is an expert trainer with the  Home Staging Academy.

Tina first began staging homes over 25 years ago, when initially she  staged her own home for sale. She established her business delivering  home staging services to home sellers and real estate agents. She went  on to train the first independent home stagers in the UK, and built the  the first European network of independent home stagers, all of whom she  personally trained and supported.

Tina is a very popular international public speaker, regularly  speaking live at the BBC Home Shows in London, and she appeared on many  of the UK's popular home improvement TV programmes, including:

**UK Style; **Channel 4s Location, Location Location; **Selling Houses; ** Property Ladder; ** Downsize Me; ** Ruby Wax; **Tonight with Trevor McDonald; ** and more**

Tina now lives in Central Indiana in the USA, and she continues to be  a popular speaker and educator, appearing as a regular guest expert on IndyStyle TV and as professional speaker at events and shows throughout USA

Jillian Hinds-Williams

Founder Home Staging Academy, technical officer

Jillian Hinds-Williams is founder of the Home Staging Academy, British Academy of Home Stagers, Home Stagers Network, and Home Stagers the UK’s first national home staging service, a business entrepreneur, property writer and editor.

Jillian has lived and worked in Germany, USA, Canada, and the UK, her background is with Blue Chip IT companies. She left the corporate world to establish a successful nationwide home staging franchise business in the UK, and developed an extensive program of training courses for home stagers, estate agents and property developers in how to present and market property successfully.

Jillian is a professional writer, editor and trainer, and a Fellow of the Institute of Technical Communicators.

Jillian currently lives in Derbyshire, England.

 The best part of any TV makeover show, is where you get to see the reactions of the homeowner. Well, I have to say that is one of the best things about being a Home Stager! 

Maxine, Surrey