Frequently Asked questions, Answered
Working with me
You have a friend in me!
Preparation is key!
After booking with us, you will have access to our resources and networks and we will stay in close contact throughout the entire process. There are never too many emails or questions. We love to help and be involved with every detail of your day. Typically we book dates about a year in advance. It’s never too early to reach out and reserve your wedding date.
Loving your images is all we strive for at the end of the day.
If you see a location you love, let us know and we’ll shoot there. If you’ve found inspiration, whether it’s our work or not, show us. We are always ready to take a look and be inspired by something you like. We want to know you and what you love! We love collaborating with couples and capturing present in the moment photographs in an authentic and artful way.
WILL WE GET ALONG?
We will be a great fit if...
You Love to travel and meet new people
We absolutely love to travel, and the more we travel, the more inspiration we seem to find and grow our ability to connect with others. We love listening and sharing experiences with others, because we truly believe that we can never stop learning from one another and the day we stop is the day we begin to regress.
The reason we are all here, your wedding day. Keep in mind that all the packages were created with you in mind, how you ask? For starters, you can add a second photographer to all of our wedding packages, WHY, because angles. That’s right we want you to relive the day from as many angles as possible, maximizing our time together to get the best images. Everytime!
These sessions are so much fun, and important not only because they are celebration of your future together, they’re also a prime time for us photographers to capture all that ooey gooey, lovey-dovey stuff on camera. This time together will show us how you two naturally interact with each other which is important for your big day! It also gives you an opportunity to get to know us, feel more comfortable and see how I work behind the camera so your mind can be at ease on the day of your wedding, trusting that we will capture the moments you want without any worries or qualms.
Maternity photos, family sessions, and everything in between. These sessions are 60-90 minutes long. As you grow, we will be there, keeping your story as consistent as the first time it was told in photographs, so take a moment and celebrate each milestone in your life.
What to Expect
An experience leading up to a day to remember!
You’re about to start planning the biggest party you’ll ever throw. Let us together make this an exciting, personal, unforgettable journey.
We create a unique experience for every couple and believe you deserve more than just a wedding photographer. When you work with us, you are investing in a team who gives their all into what they do, and truth is, we are equally as invested in you. We will spend time leading up to your wedding day getting to know each other and discussing the details, big and small, that will make your day unique. We love nothing more than sharing our opinion and expertise on design ideas, attire, vendors and more. We make ourselves available to our clients and know that the time we spend sharing in your story and making important decisions for your wedding will allow you to feel relaxed, inspired and comfortable in front of the camera on your big day.
Capturing what will be memories.
All for one and one for all
Those who have worked with us know how much we value their input. You will never feel coerced into any moment that doesn’t feel natural for you, and we capture people and weddings with an organic, guided approach to allow for a refined look that always displays authentic emotion.
On your wedding day we will be wholeheartedly excited and extensively prepared, ready to capture the magic that is about to unfold. We will be there to straighten your dress, tie a few ties, keep track of time and events, fix wind-blown hair, and help everyone smile. But even more importantly, we will be there to document the precious, fleeting moments and memories that will get to live on forever in your wedding photos. The genuine candid smiles and tears, the beautiful portraits that will become your first family heirlooms and the tiny, heartfelt details that you never want to forget.
We schedule a free in person or video call consultation and go over any questions prior to or immediately after booking. There we will ask you questions to better understand the vision for your wedding day and help you plan for your ideal wedding day timeline. Why are we so involved in the planning? One word: lighting! Using all of our experiences, We can help make sure we capture the moments with the best possible lighting. Beside we love to establish a real connection with you since after all, we’ll be working together on one of the most important days of your lives.
04. Engagement Session
This is when the fun starts! We get to plan and dream up a perfect date for the two of you where we’ll take photos of you both while you simply be yourselves. We will send you information on what to wear and guide you on how to prepare yourselves for a really fun and beautiful experience. Here you’ll get a glimpse as to how we work so that you can feel confident and relaxed in front of our camera on your wedding day.
06. Your wedding day
Your day has finally arrived! The day for you two to get married. We couldn’t be happier and more excited to be capturing it for you. It’s your day to celebrate love, have fun, and be present. We will arrive early to capture the details and stay to capture the fun of the party. Once the night is done, depending on the package, we will have 5-10 images prepared for you to share within the next 72 hours because we know you’re excited to see and share them with family and friends.
07. Your Photographs
The next few weeks is spent on sorting, culling, retouching and curating you photographs in a way that tells the story of your incredible day from start to finish. Within 8-10 weeks, most times sooner depending on the demand, you will receive high resolution images via an online gallery. Feel free to share them with friends and family, download or order prints, have your guest order prints or select the favorite ones for your album. Rest assured, our photographs are never watermarked and access to them is never restricted.
Do I travel?
We are based in South Florida, and we absolutely love to travel ! we will go to the ends of the earth to document a love story. We would love to discuss travel details and create a custom package for you.
How does payments work?
It’s very simple, within that email containing the contract, there will also be a link with the invoice. So right after you sign the contract, a non-refundable retainer of 30% is required to secure the wedding and or engagement date. The reminder is broken down into three parts with their respective due dates. This will be automatically set up for you. While you don’t have to adhere to the there payment schedule, the balance if there applicable is due two weeks prior to the wedding day.
Do you sell prints and or canvas?
Absolutely! Prints and large format prints are available directly through your online gallery and we always have print specials going on throughout the year. Your gallery is connected professional, high quality grade printing lab. Of course, with the option to download, you can choose to print the photos yourself, but for the finest quality and best longevity, we highly recommend purchasing prints and/or large formats from the gallery.
How many photos do you include?
The amount of photos delivered varies depending on a few factors such as, the amount of hours booked, the set up for your wedding and if there is a second or third photographer added. We don’t have a cut off number. As an example, a typical 8 hour wedding day with two photographers yield an average between 550-650 photos. Rest assured, you will receive plenty of images of everything we capture.
How long have you been a photographer?
A total of 12 glorious years. We started with model and portrait photography and it was fun for a while, then we shot our first wedding 3 years into our career. Needless to say our business evolved into what it is today changed from portrait to full time wedding photography and we have not looked back ever since.
How do I book my engagement, wedding or elopement?
Fill out the contact form and we will get back to you with all of the info and deets you need! If we are a match and you’ve decided you would love to move forward with us, we will send you a digital contract via a client portal with the link to pay the retainer.
How long until I receive the photos?
We work diligently to edit your photographs and get them to you in a timely manner. Our typical turn around is between 8 to 10 weeks during the slower season and up to 12 weeks out during peak season. We want to make sure every image and product is perfect.
Will all my photos be edited?
Editing for us is a two step process. Step one is culling, we choose the very best images, the photographs that meet and exceed our highest quality standards and speak with the loudest emotions, then we retouch. We color grade all of the wedding and/or engagement photos that has met our standards and we deliver them to you. We will blot out small blemishes, marks, stains if need be, however, we will not go through extensive work such as removing or adding people after the fact and or transforming body parts.
How about additional Photographers?
We can provide second and third photographers if needed. As a rule, we tend to recommend having additional photographers if
- Travel is required between the ceremony and the reception,
- The bride’s and groom’s getting ready locations are in different places.
- The guest count is over 120
- If you want more angles, more coverage and more images
What about BACK-UP EQUIPMENT & LIABILITY INSURANCE?
We are fully prepared for any situation. Our company is also fully insured. If your venue needs proof of insurance, reach out and we will send it over.
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