Frequent Questions

Where will our portrait sessions take place?

Different people different needs so depending on what type of portraits you’re after. When you contact me I will want to know where about you are located and if you have a specific location in mind; if you are un-sure I can make the judgement depending on season. I draw inspiration from people and location, so we can meet at your favorite park or near the mountains.
NOTE: I have a tendency to pick a location of the session a 1-3 days prior to the scheduled date, and the reason for that is that locations may not be suitable due to conditions, so bare with me.

What happens if it rains or someone gets ill?

I will gladly re-schedule.

How do I book a portrait session?

Text or email me first and we’ll find a time to talk about dates/times and the type of portrait session you’re after.

How long will our portrait session last?

Depending on a portrait type and the number of people; A typical portrait session can last from 60-90 minutes.

How much will you direct us on the day?

The first 15 minutes into the session I try to connect and ease the tension. As we progress into the session I direct a lot, a specially when I see your personality come out and I start to see a lot more possibilities, but my #1 goal is to get you to relax and move to your own beat.

What should we wear? Is there anything we should bring to our family portrait session?

I will email you a guideline that goes over; What to wear, what to bring and describes what to expect.

Clothing Style Reference

Can grandparents join our family portrait session?

Additional persons extend the duration of the portrait session and the fee is $35 per person.

After the portrait session, when can I see my pictures?

Within a few days of the portrait session you will receive a link to a private gallery where you can view, order and download your portraits.

Are you able to remove imperfections from the images?

Yes, certain imperfections can be removed/adjusted but are not automatically included, so you’ll need to let me know if that is what you’re looking for.

How many images will we be able to choose from?

From a typical family portrait session you can expect to see close to 35 photographs, often more.

Can our friends and family order prints too?

A private gallery is designed to handle ordering by friends, but It’s up to your discretion who you share your gallery with. Once you receive a link to the gallery you’ll be able to send that link to friends and family. Galleries typically expire after 3 months, so it’s best that you download the image files promptly.

Are high resolution files included?

You will receive a pin# to download high resolution .jpg files, this is included with my session fee. Files will not have watermarks on them if paid for them.

Do you backup images in case something was to happen to our files?

Yes, I do backup all photos and store them away, so just email me and we’ll find your files quickly.