How do I book a session?
A.To mark you on my calendar a retainer of $250.00 is due in advance. The remaining balance is due on the day of your session. I accept payments over the phone or through Venmo.
Where is your studio located?
A.The studio is located at 23710 Western Avenue, Harbor City CA, 90710.
I just found out I am pregnant. When should I contact you?
A.Congratulations on your pregnancy! It's never too early to contact me! I use your estimated due date as an estimate for your session. Once you have delivered we will schedule your session. To make sure I am available I suggest you contact me in your second trimester.
When do you schedule Newborn Sessions?
A.It's best to have your Newborn Session when they are 2 weeks old, 6-10 days old is ideal. As the days pass they become more alert and are less likely to stay asleep.
My newborn is older than 2 weeks. Can I still book a session?
A.Absolutely! Just because you missed the preferred window opportunity doesn't mean you shouldn't have this special time documented! I've had many newborns come into the studio that were older than 3 weeks and was still able to capture beautiful portraits.
Do you offer In Home Newborn Sessions?
A.Yes! I can bring my studio to you for an additional $125.00.
Do you provide props for Newborn Sessions?
A.Yes! I provide all props such as hats, head bands, blankets, wraps and baskets. You are more than welcome to bring in your own props or even something sentimental.
When do you suggest I have my Maternity Portraits taken?
A.It's best to have your maternity portraits taken anywhere from 32-38 weeks.
How long is a Portrait Session?
A.A Portrait Session usually lasts around an hour to an hour and a half. In some circumstances more time is needed. For example if your child needs a snack or milk break during the session we will take time out for that.
How long is a Newborn Session?
A.Newborn sessions range anywhere from 1.5-3 hours. This time is needed to soothe, feed and change.
When can I expect my retouched images?
A.Your retouched images will be ready to view and download in 14 days.
Can I view or have any unedited images?
A.No. Photographer does not provide any original SOOC RAW files.