Frequently Asked Questions and Answers
Here are some frequently asked questions.
If you still have questions please call, text, or email me.
What types of payment do you accept?
Cash, check or credit (Mastercard, Visa, Discover, American Express)
Do you charge a booking fee?
Yes, the fee to book a session is $50 for all sessions and it is deducted from your session total. Your remaining session fee is due the day of your session.
How long after my session will I see my pictures?
It takes approximately seven to ten days to process and retouch your images for your online gallery. Your images will be uploaded to your temporary private online gallery for you to select and download your favorites.
Where do you recommend I print my pictures?
It's best to order your prints and products from your photographer, but if you wish to order products yourself after purchasing your digital files I recommend using www.mpix.com.
How many images will be in my online gallery?
The amount of images in your gallery will vary depending on the collection you choose. Often there will be additional images which are available to purchase. The minimum amount will be the amount of digital files that are included with the digital collection you have purchased.
Can you fix my _____________?
All images in your gallery are retouched. Basic skin retouching and smoothing is included. If you have a special request such as tattoo removal or something else just let me know. More complex edits are only done at your request and may require additional fees depending on the request.
What does my session fee include?
Your session fee includes the photographer's time and artistic talent before, during and after your session. After session work includes the processing and editing of your images including retouching of all presented images and a temporary online gallery for downloading your purchased digital files and for print ordering purposes. Each inclusive collection comes with a designated digital image file amount. Each image/pose will have a color and a black and white version.
Are black and white photos available?
Yes, all of your photos will be shown in a black and white version as well as color. When you select your color digital images the black and white versions will be included at no extra charge.
With my purchased digital images can I print a canvas or other large products on my own?
Yes, your purchased digital images are full high resolution files. All purchased digital images come with an unlimited personal use print release.
What do I wear to my session?
Once you have booked your session you will receive welcome information that will help you with preparation for your session. Each session is different and I'm happy to work with you on wardrobe and styling. I also have a Pinterest board which can be helpful.
For my posed studio newborn session do you provide the props?
Yes, I have many options for blankets, hats, furs, headbands and other newborn accessories for use during your session. I'm always adding new prop options to the studio. If you have a special request please let me know. You are also welcome to bring your own props, but you do not need to.