Q: What’s the turnaround time for the image delivery of a portrait session?
A: 1-2 weeks
Q: Turnaround time for a wedding?
A: 4-6 weeks (sometimes 7-8 weeks in the peek of wedding season)
Q: Do you offer a second photographer for weddings?
A: Yes, all of my wedding packages come with a second photographer to ensure your most important parts of the day are fully covered.
Q: Will I receive the unedited or RAW images from my session/event?
A: All of the images I deliver are edited/color corrected high resolution JPEGS. You will receive them via online gallery.
Q: What’s your style for weddings? How much editing do you do?
A: My style is a mix of journalistic and artistic. With a journalistic style, I capture the real moments around me as they’re happening, both candid and posed. I also deliver artistic images where I play with color, lighting, and angles to give some extra creativity to the finished album. If you decide you want extra editing done, such as more photoshop work, there will be an additional fee.
Q: How do you handle unruly wedding party members, family members, or overall incidents that may come up during the wedding day?
A: I will create a timeline/shot list before your big day and will go over it together to make sure it’s exactly what you’re looking for. Everything I do, I make sure to deliver in a friendly and professional manner. If someone is asking for their own poses in the middle of formal portraits, I reference the shot list and let them know there has been a certain time set aside for portraits, but as soon as we’re done with the list, we can try to get to their requests as soon as possible. For unruly characters, I direct them in a stern manner with a smile on my face, reminding them that we’re on a timeline and these photos are very important to the bride.
Q: How much is your retainer fee?
A: The retainer fee for portrait sessions and weddings is due at the time of booking and is non refundable. It ensures your date is saved. $500 for weddings, 50% of total for portraits.
Q:How many images will I receive from my wedding?
A: I hand-select the very best images from your day and deliver 50-100 images per hour I’m hired to photograph. It depends on how much there is for me to capture. For example: 8 hours coverage = approximately 400-800 high resolution digital images you can share with family and friends, and print to your heart’s content.