Since 2010 I’ve taken regular profile pictures for use online, in pairs of looking straight at camera, and looking to the side. The versions below are the originals, uncropped.
Before that I used candid photos that seemed suitable.
Are mug shots called that because the subject looks like a mug? If so, I would call this one a mop shot. E
If more readers share the mop-inion I can easily dig up another picture from my archives... C
E has a point. D
a mug shot for a concert programme, autumn 1998
a more characterful picture, summer 1994
Last updated 2018/03/27