Before I dive in – Did you join my free webinar on The ARG 3-Part Process For Getting A 💩-Ton of Auditions?! If not there are only TWO more times available and there will NOT be a replay. There is SO much great content that can help you jump-start your acting career, and it’s FREE. Click here to choose the time that works best for you. You don’t want to miss this…
Now… back to #GuruTips! Are you ready for your close up? The camera picks up everything – every nuance, every twitch, every raised eyebrow. As a film and tv actor, it’s your job to know how to scale back your performance when the director pushes in for the close up (without losing any emotional impact).
Even actors with on-camera training have sometimes found themselves fired from a job because they don’t understand the key differences between the ever-important close-up and other shot sizes.
The last thing any actor wants is to be fired, right? I’m sharing a resource that will make sure this doesn’t happen to you. Learn more below!

You do NOT want to be the actor who gets FIRED from set because they can’t kill a close-up! This is a SKILL, so  learn how to master it and learn why it matters with this free 3-part video series from @realwendydavis! via @ActResourceGuru @Ajarae! #ActorsLife #ShareClick to Tweet This Episode of #GuruTips!

Don’t worry, because you can learn how to master the art of the close up skill in the FREE 3-part video series, “How To Be Captivating In A Close Up.” from 4-time Series Lead, Wendy Davis.
Here’s what you’ll learn:
  • The 4 secrets  to create a captivating close up every time, and why it matters.
  • How to create a close up in an emotionally and physically intense scene without looking like an amateur
  • What NOT to do in a close up and see first hand why mastering this shot size can make (or break) your career
  • Wendy breaks down two Oscar-winning performances and shows you how these actors use the close up to make you fall in love with them (and how you can too)
Not only is Wendy amazing but this content is great! Click here to grab these videos now.

And remember – your time is running out to learn the The ARG 3-Part Process For Getting A 💩-Ton of Auditions. There will NOT be a replay, so don’t miss out on this seriously fantastic content. Click here to grab your spot.

See you in the webinar!
Ajarae Coleman | Workshop Guru



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Ajarae is an actress and entrepreneur living in Los Angeles. She founded Workshop Guru in 2012, which expanded into Acting Resource Guru in 2017, to help actors save time and money on classes and workshops, and give them a powerful voice by publishing anonymous actor reviews of acting schools, casting directors, talent agencies and management companies. You can see Ajarae on shows like ABC’s SCANDAL, REVENGE, PRIVATE PRACTICE, and THE CATCH, CBS’s THE McCARTHYS, 2 BROKE GIRLS, and NCIS: NEW ORLEANS, NBC’s DAYS OF OUR LIVES, TNT’s PERCEPTION, I'M SORRY on TruTV, and more. She raised over $17,000 and co-created an action comedy television show called SMACK Unit, currently has national commercials running, and has cultivated rewarding relationships with her agents and manager.


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