F.A.Q for what to expect for your photoshoot? I strive for lots of fun during your session and a stress free shoot with the best experience you deserve. Here are F.A.Q before you book your session. If you have any further questions that I haven’t responded in the F.A.Q area, please don’t hesitate to ask- [email protected] I will be sure to answer all your questions your have.
HOW TO BOOK?
WHEN TO BOOK?
It is never too late or too early to book your session. However dates do get booked in advanced. To avoid disappointment, please book your photoshoot ahead of time to ensure I can accommodate for your best suitable date.
Newborn sessions are booked from your due date or cesarean date, with the flexibility to change the date depending on when baby arrives.
Pregnancy sessions are best booked from 32 weeks of gestation.
Family sessions are done when you are available but book in advance to avoid disappointment.
WHEN ARE SESSIONS AVAILABLE?
Sessions are available
- Monday to Saturday
- NO Sunday & Public Holidays
WHERE & WHEN TO HAVE YOUR SESSION?
On location sessions for family, couples and maternity are done on location within 40kms from 3802. Sessions are done in the evening about 1.5 hours before sunset for that sun glow in your images.
WHERE IS THE STUDIO
My studio for newborn and maternity sessions is based in Endeavour Hills (3802).
Sessions are done in the morning for the best natural light.
CAN PARTNER AND SIBLING COME?
Absolutely! Immediate family is included in your photoshoot. These captured moments are too precious. My photography is all about capturing the authentic connection and genuine emotion you and your family have.
Due to Covid restrictions, extended family such as grand parents are unfortunately not permitted in the studio.
WHAT TO WEAR:
This will be discuss during your consultation. You will receive guidance all the way before your session.
For mums, I have a beautiful range of dresses for your session. Otherwise, I love brands like Hazel and Folk, Forever 21, or Free People (for mums) Jamie Kay (for kids). Babies will mostly be wrapped during their newborn sessions.
WHAT TO BRING:
You will receive a welcome guide, with all information you need to know about your photo session with me; what to expect. Change of clothes for everyone. Also bring entertainment, toys, keepsakes, accessories, nappies, wipes and dummies. Newborn sessions take between 2-3 hours, so bring drinks and snacks.
– If it rains?
I will be in touch about a week before your session with the weather forecast for your session. If it rains, I will accomodate the best to reschedule your session.
- If you are sick?
We can reschedule. Please give me at least 24 hours' notice from your session. Otherwise, the session fee will not be refundable.
– If babies don’t settle or children don’t want to participate?
If babies don’t sleep. I just capture them comforted by mum or dad, it also allows me to capture the love and connection you have with your baby. If children don’t want to participate, I will capture them the way they are, without asking them to do anything they don’t want to do. They always have fun during the session.
WHEN WILL I HAVE MY IMAGES:
After your session, you will get a sneak peek within 48 hours. Your photos may take up to 2 weeks to receive an email with instructions to access your private gallery. You will have 7 non-business days to view you private gallery and to send me your final order. After that your gallery will expire and failure to order within the time frame given will incur a late ordering fee. Your artwork will take approximately 3 weeks from receiving your final order. Postage is inclusive in your price.
DO YOU PHOTOSHOP?
My images include editing such as colour enhancement, lighting exposure and basic retouching like removing blemishes. Extensive retouching such as enhancing body part is available upon request at an extra cost. Please not that altering any images is NOT permitted.
WHEN IS PAYMENT DUE
A non- refundable session fee is required to secure your session.
Package payment is due the week of your session.
Products payment is payable at the time of ordering once you receive your gallery.
METHOD OF PAYMENT
- Direct transfer
- Credit Card payment (plus an admin fee).
- Payment plan is also available.