Performance Photography by Alise Black


Designing portfolios, headshots and media catalogues
with creativity & flair

Sydney & Melbourne performance portfolios

At our studios in Sydney & Melbourne, we create professional portfolios for musicians, singers, dancers and performers. Performance photoshoots require creativity and flair to capture the right mood for your portfolio. We understand the importance of creating images that are polished and emotive for your 'brand' to use on social media, websites, posters, programs and more.


Alise Black will be your professional photographer

Alise will always be booked as your professional photographer and she has a strong understanding of how to work with clients in the creative industry. We will collaborate with you to ensure you are capturing your talent in the best way. Alise will take care of all of the details, with her more than 20 years experience, to make sure your collection of images is polished, professional and ready to showcase you to the world.


Your performance portfolio is your visual CV

We will guide you every step of the way! We start with a styling consult to ensure your 3 different photoshoots that are created in the one session, are organised and on theme. We will create a portfolio that tells a story and portrays a variety of emotions. Starting out with great imagery is essential for successfully promoting yourself.

We offer 3 hour photoshoots and VIP half or full day hire

We appreciate some clients are nervous when starting out or even updating their portfolios. We are here to help. From our private 3 hour photoshoots to more comprehensive day shoots, we will create a strong range of images for your media catalogue. We offer transparent pricing, a private quality experience and we will direct you through the range of photoshoots. Whether you are just starting your career or an experienced performer, the right images are a must to make your branding stand out.

"Thank you again Alise & Treia for such and incredibly relaxing, professional, fun shoot.


You both are such beautiful souls and I highly recommend anyone looking for a photographer who breathes her work like art and air."


Lisa Josefski  Facebook - 5 Star Review 

"Alise and her team are incredible.


Great end-to-end experience.  Couldn't be happier with the shots.


She's a magician!"  

Chris Horn  Google - 5 Star Review 

"The experience was absolutely amazing... 


They are a good team together, have an in-depth experience in photography and we managed to make the most amazing and professional photographs I've ever had in my life."  

Horvath Zoltan  Facebook - 5 Star Review 


Our studios offer a completely private experience for our clients for 3 hours during a Performance Photoshoot. Professional studio, lights, camera equipment included in a relaxing and funky environment.


Our spaces in Sydney and Melbourne are award winning warehouse conversions, with lots of natural light, lifestyle areas and professional studio backdrops. 

You will work with Treia, our highly experienced Stylist. Styling expertise, a colour consult, clothing consultation and lots of shoot preparation is provided.


We will design 3 different photo shoots including changes to your clothing, photo style and locations. We help you create looks for social media, album covers, posters, billboards, editorials and more.

Work with our expert hair and makeup artist. We understand how important it is to bring the photographic lighting, styling and makeup together. We use Kryolan photographic high definition makeup, to achieve a flawless look.

To diversify your performance images we change makeup and hair 3 times. Natural and character images may be styled.


Alise Black is a formally trained professional photographer with more than 20 years experience. Alise will show you how to position yourself in front of the camera and coach you through a range of facial expressions to complement the shoot styles.

As Alise photographs each shoot, she edits your Collection of shots to your best images. Your shoots will be diverse headshots, half and full body images in a range of settings; studio, natural light, lifestyle and if possible also streetscape or location.

Keyboard and Mouse

The first edit of natural retouching is applied to the final Collection of shots before you see them on the day. Providing a same day viewing is really rare in the industry and just another reason why people love working us.

Natural skin softening and removal of body marks is complimentary. We offer a retouching menu for personalised requests. The images will be media ready.

The edited Collection is presented for you to view and order on the same day. Photography is a personalised product and you won't know what you'll want to order, until you see the results of what we create for you. With us, you have complete freedom and control to order to your comfort. Contact us to receive our performance pricing.

Attention to detail, great styling and direction, makes being professionally photographed easy.. and helps you take the next step in a dynamic career.

Alise Black Performance Portfolios
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Alise Black Performance Portfolios
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Alise Black Performance Portfolios
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