What additional types of events do you service?
Apr 25, 2013
Frequently Asked Questions for Photography
What primary photographic style do you identify with?
What do your packages include?
Albums, Digital Files, Flush Mount, High Resolution Images, Matted Prints, Proof CD of All Images
Do you have liability insurance?
Do you offer special techniques such as hand-coloring or toning?
All packages come with color and white balance "corrected" images. We also include the 50 or so images that we have edited with our "look" for our blog on your disk as a special gift to our clients.
Do you have experience shooting in various lighting situations?
From high noon to well past midnight, we've done it all!
Is your media preference film or digital?
99% digital with a poloroid here and there.
How many photographers do you work with?
We work as a team! Most engagement sessions are shot by one photographer, but more weddings are shot by both of us.
Do you guarantee your presence at the actual event?
Blake or Paige (or both) will physically be at your engagement session and wedding! We occasionally bring along an assistant, but we are always the main photographers.
Do you sometimes book yourself for more than one event in a day? Weekend?
Only with the consent of BOTH brides. (but we don't shoot on Sunday's so this rarely happens).
Do you have a replacement photographer in case you become unavailable on the day of the event?
Our contract guarantees a replacement photographer comparable to our style and talent if anything should happy to both of us on you're wedding day. (though we've never even come close to missing an event)
What kind of equipment do you typically bring with you on the day-of?
Two professional camera bodies, 6-8 lenses, 2-3 flashes and diffusers, reflector, sunblock, water and snacks. :D
Do you bring back-up equipment to the event in case of malfunction?
Do you charge hourly or full day?
Our packages come with a variety of hours.
Are you available to shoot extra hours? If yes, how much do you charge for extra hours?
Additional hours, beyond whats covered in your chosen packages can be added at $150 per hour. We do, however, split your time up if you have a long break between your ceremony and reception.
What is your policy on taking breaks? If you require a meal break, do you require that the client provide your meal?
For any event over 4 hours long we require a meal provided by the client, or a 30 minute break to obtain our own meals. (We need energy to keep up with all you're dancing guests!)
Do you charge for travel?
Yes, but only exactly what it costs us to travel. Total will be determined on a case by case basis.
How soon after the event are the proofs ready for viewing?
Proofs will be posted 14-30 days after the wedding
In what format are the initial proofs offered?
We display all proofs on our online proofing gallery. (http://paigeandblakegreen.smugmug.com)
How long can the client keep the proofs?
Proofs are posted for 90 days
Do you retain the copyright for the photos?
We do, but we provide a Print Release with the disk that comes with every package.
Do you reserve the right to publish the photos?
Absolutely. (unless specifically requested otherwise)
Do you provide the digital files and/or negatives (or copies of the negatives) to the client?
With every package.
Will images be available for viewing online?
In your online proofing gallery
What kind of albums do you offer?
Press printed books and preimum flush mount albums
When will the client get the final album?
We allow our clients to preview and approve their album prior to printing, so time varies with every album.
What types of cultural events do you specialize in?
Additional Answers & Advice:
We offer "Event" and portrait packages for the super small wedding and any other occasion!