Apr 30, 2013
Frequently Asked Questions for Photography
What primary photographic style do you identify with?
What do your packages include?
Albums, Digital Files
Do you have liability insurance?
Is your media preference film or digital?
Do you guarantee your presence at the actual event?
Do you sometimes book yourself for more than one event in a day? Weekend?
I book more than one event for a weekend, never in a day.
Do you have a replacement photographer in case you become unavailable on the day of the event?
Yes I can recommend plenty of other photographers if this were ever the case.
What kind of equipment do you typically bring with you on the day-of?
I bring a rolling case full of goodies- 2 cameras, lots of memory cards, lots of batteries, and flashes.
Do you bring back-up equipment to the event in case of malfunction?
Do you charge hourly or full day?
I have package pricing.
Are you available to shoot extra hours? If yes, how much do you charge for extra hours?
Yes, $250/ additional hour
What is your policy on taking breaks? If you require a meal break, do you require that the client provide your meal?
If the wedding is more than 4 hours, I expect to be either be provided a meal, but if not that I am told ahead of time so I may bring my own.
Do you charge for travel?
I do not charge for travel to Atlantic City region or in between. Other areas are on a case-by-case basis.
How soon after the event are the proofs ready for viewing?
In what format are the initial proofs offered?
Jpeg files online only.
How long can the client keep the proofs?
Proofs are available online for 6 months
Do you retain the copyright for the photos?
Yes, but clients receive a DVD of images at full resolution to print from with a print release on each disc.
Do you reserve the right to publish the photos?
Do you provide the digital files and/or negatives (or copies of the negatives) to the client?
I provide digital files at full resolution (prints can be printed up to 20x30) on a DVD.
Will images be available for viewing online?
Yes, a proofing site will be provided.
What kind of albums do you offer?
I offer coffee table books.
When will the client get the final album?
About a month after the wedding.