• What distinguishes fine art photojournalistic wedding photography?
    • Fine art photojournalistic wedding photography focuses on capturing genuine, candid moments in an elegant and timeless manner. It combines artistic expression with journalistic storytelling to create a unique narrative of your special day.
  • How do you approach wedding day coverage?
    • We take a documentary-style approach, unobtrusively capturing the authentic emotions, unscripted laughter, and heartfelt moments. Our goal is to tell your love story naturally, without staging or interrupting the flow of your day.
  • What sets your studio apart from others?
    • Our commitment to delivering an exceptional customer experience sets us apart. We prioritize understanding your vision, providing personalized service, and ensuring your wedding journey is stress-free and enjoyable.Thorough. 
  • Can we meet before the wedding?
    • Absolutely! We offer Zoom consultations to discuss your wedding details, address preferences, and answer any questions you may have. It's a great opportunity for us to get to know each other better.
  • How do you handle family portraits?
    • While we focus on capturing candid moments, we understand the importance of family portraits. We work with you beforehand to create a list of desired groupings, ensuring a smooth and efficient process on the wedding day.
  • Do you offer engagement sessions?
    • Yes, we offer engagement sessions as part of our packages. It's a fantastic way for us to collaborate, and it allows you to get comfortable in front of the camera before the wedding day.
  • What is the turnaround time for receiving our wedding photos?
    • Our standard turnaround time is 4-6 weeks. We prioritize quality and attention to detail in our editing process to deliver a collection of breathtaking images that you'll cherish for generations.
  • Are destination weddings covered?
    • Absolutely! We love capturing love stories in various locations. Please contact us to discuss the details, and we'll tailor a package to suit your destination wedding needs.
  • How do we secure our wedding date with your studio?
    • To secure your date, we require a signed contract and a 50% non-refundable retainer. This ensures our commitment to exclusively covering your wedding day.
  • Does your studio provide videography services?
    • No, but we can recommend talented videography companies with a similar photojournalistic style that aligns with our vision.
  • Does your studio do headshots, individual portraits, family portraits, newborn shoots, commercial photography, or other types of photography?
    • Yes, we have experience in many fields of photography. Feel free to contact us to discuss your specific needs.
  • Do you shoot Quinceaneras, Debutants, Bar/Bat Mitzvahs, or Corporate Events?
    • Yes, we cover various events including Quinceaneras, Debutants, Bar/Bat Mitzvahs, and Corporate Events. Our expertise lies in wedding and event photography.
  • What is your photography style?
    • Our style is deeply rooted in wedding photojournalism and photographing candids, influenced by fine art. We use creative lighting, unique perspectives, and artistic post-production to tell your wedding story uniquely.
  • Do you touch up all the images in our image download?
    • Yes, every image we deliver is post-produced with our unique signature style, including color correction, exposure adjustment, selective black and white processing, clarity adjustments, tone-mapping, and other corrections.
  • What is the difference between premium and color corrected images; and why are there additional costs for a custom retouch?
    • Premium post-production includes touch-ups like removal of blemishes, bags under eyes, etc. Custom retouch involves extensive work in Photoshop, and we charge hourly for this service due to its complexity. Contact our studio manager for custom retouch quotes.
  • Do you provide a second shooter for weddings?
    • Yes, our standard packages include a second shooter to ensure comprehensive coverage of your wedding day. This allows us to capture different perspectives, moments, and details simultaneously.
  • Do you use specific equipment or lighting setups during weddings?
    • Yes, we use professional-grade equipment and employ creative lighting techniques to enhance the visual appeal of your wedding photos. Our experienced photographers are skilled in utilizing various lighting setups to create stunning images.
  • What is your policy on capturing intimate moments without intrusion?
    • Respecting your privacy is paramount. Our photographers are trained to capture intimate moments discreetly, ensuring that we preserve the authenticity of the moment without causing any discomfort.
  • How do you handle unexpected challenges during a wedding, such as schedule delays or changes?
    • We understand that unforeseen challenges may arise. Our team is adaptable and experienced in handling unexpected situations. We work closely with you to adjust schedules and plans as needed, ensuring a seamless photography experience.
  • Are there any travel fees associated with destination weddings?
    • Travel fees may apply for destination weddings outside our local area. These fees cover travel expenses for our photographers. We transparently discuss and finalize all travel-related details with you during the planning process.
  • Can we schedule a venue visit together before the wedding day?
    • Certainly! We recommend and offer venue visits before the wedding day. This allows us to familiarize ourselves with the location, plan for optimal shots, and ensure that we are well-prepared for the actual event.
  • What backup plans do you have in case of unexpected photographer unavailability?
    • We have a contingency plan in place for unforeseen circumstances that may render a photographer unavailable. Our team includes backup photographers, and we ensure that there is always a competent professional ready to step in if needed.
  • Do you provide a preview or sneak peek of wedding photos before the final delivery?
    • Yes, we understand the excitement of seeing initial photos. We usually provide a sneak peek or preview shortly after the wedding day. This allows you to get a glimpse of the captured moments while we work on the comprehensive post-production.
  • What advice do you have for couples preparing for their wedding photoshoot?
    • We recommend couples focus on being themselves and enjoying the moment. Authenticity shines through in photos, and we strive to capture the genuine connection between you two. Relax, have fun, and trust us to document your love story beautifully.
  • Can we share our wedding photo gallery with friends and family?
    • Absolutely! Your wedding photo gallery is yours to share. We provide easy-to-share online galleries that you can distribute to friends and family, allowing them to relive the joyous moments of your wedding day.
  • How do you handle photo requests from guests during the wedding?
    • We welcome photo requests from guests and work collaboratively to accommodate them. Our goal is to ensure that everyone feels included, and we do our best to capture the requested moments involving both the couple and their guests.
  • What role does storytelling play in your wedding photography approach?
    • Storytelling is at the core of our approach. We aim to weave a narrative through your wedding photos, capturing the unfolding story of your day. From the smallest details to the grandest moments, we strive to tell a compelling and emotionally resonant story.
  • How can we incorporate personal touches into our wedding photos?
    • We encourage couples to infuse personal touches into their wedding photos. Whether it's incorporating specific locations, or expressing unique aspects of your relationship, we are here to collaborate and ensure your photos reflect your individuality.
  • What happens if it rains on our wedding day?
    • We are well-prepared for all weather conditions. Rain can provide a unique and romantic backdrop for photos. We always bring professional-grade protective gear for our equipment and can suggest indoor alternatives or creative outdoor options.
  • Do you offer photo albums or printed photographs?
    • Yes, we offer a range of high-quality photo albums and print options. You can choose from various styles and materials to create a bespoke album or select prints that best showcase your special day.
  • How do we receive our wedding photos?
    • Your wedding photos will be delivered through a secure online gallery, where you can view, download, and share your images.
  • What is your backup procedure for saved images?
    • We take the safety of your images seriously. All photos are backed up on multiple storage devices and cloud services to prevent loss. We maintain these backups for a set period post-wedding for additional security.
  • Can family members order prints or albums directly from you?
    • Absolutely. Family members can order prints or albums directly through the online gallery or by contacting us. We can assist them in selecting and customizing their orders.
  • What is your policy on travel and accommodation for destination weddings?
    • For destination weddings, we will discuss and agree upon travel and accommodation arrangements in advance. Our policy is to keep travel costs reasonable and transparent.
  • Do you have liability insurance?
    • Yes, we are fully insured. This not only protects us but also provides peace of mind for the venues we work at and our clients.
  • What is your cancellation or rescheduling policy?
    • We understand that unforeseen circumstances can arise. Our cancellation or rescheduling policies are outlined in our contract, and we strive to be as accommodating as possible within those terms.
  • How do you handle privacy and discretion for high-profile weddings?
    • We are experienced in handling weddings that require an extra level of privacy and discretion. We can discuss and implement any necessary measures, including non-disclosure agreements.
  • What are your payment terms and methods?
    • Our payment terms typically involve a deposit to secure the date and the balance due before the wedding. We accept various payment methods, including bank transfers and credit cards.
  • Can we order extra hours of coverage if needed?
    • Yes, you can request additional hours of coverage. We recommend discussing this in advance or during the wedding to ensure availability.
  • What happens in the event of equipment failure?
    • We always come prepared with backup equipment to ensure uninterrupted coverage. This includes additional cameras, lenses, flashes, and other necessary gear.
  • What kind of lighting do you use for evening or indoor events?
    • We use a combination of natural light and professional-grade flash systems to ensure beautifully lit photographs, regardless of the lighting conditions.
  • How do we handle payments and contracts?
    • We provide a detailed contract outlining the scope of our services, and payments can be made through various methods, including bank transfer, credit card, or check.
  • Are there any hidden costs we should be aware of?
    • We believe in transparency. All costs are detailed in our contract, including any potential additional expenses like travel or special requests.
  • How do you coordinate with the wedding planner or venue staff?
    • We work closely with your wedding planner and venue staff to ensure smooth coordination. We discuss schedules and logistics in advance to align our coverage.
  • Do you have experience with multicultural and non-traditional weddings?
    • Yes, we have extensive experience covering a diverse range of weddings, including multicultural and non-traditional ceremonies, and we approach each with sensitivity and respect for cultural nuances.
  • How do we handle changes to our wedding schedule or venue?
    • We understand that plans can change, and we are flexible. Just keep us informed as soon as possible so we can adjust our preparations accordingly.
  • What is your policy on taking breaks during the wedding?
    • We take short breaks in a way that doesn't interfere with key moments. For longer weddings, we may require a meal break, which we'll coordinate with your schedule.
  • Can we have a list of references or testimonials from past clients?
    • Certainly! We can provide references or direct you to testimonials from our previous clients to give you an idea of their experiences with us.
  • What is your approach to color vs. black and white photography?
    • We provide a mix of both, based on the aesthetic of the moment. Black and white can add a timeless, classic feel, while color captures the vibrancy of your day.
  • How do you ensure a comfortable and relaxed atmosphere for photo sessions?
    • Our approach is friendly and relaxed. We give gentle direction when needed and strive to make everyone feel at ease to capture natural and authentic images.
  • Do you offer a pre-wedding photoshoot or rehearsal dinner coverage?
    • We offer pre-wedding photoshoots and rehearsal dinner coverage as additional services. This can be a great way to get comfortable with the camera and capture more casual, intimate moments.
  • What is your backup plan in case of personal illness or emergency?
    • We have a network of professional photographers who can step in, ensuring that your wedding coverage is not compromised in the unlikely event of an emergency.
  • How do we go about selecting the photos for our album?
    • After delivering your gallery, we can assist you in selecting the best photos for your album. We'll guide you through the selection process and album design.
  • Can you accommodate special photo editing requests, like removing objects or adding effects?
    • Yes, we can accommodate special editing requests. Please note that some requests may incur additional costs, depending on the complexity.
  • How do you handle group photos with large families?
    • We plan group photos in advance, often coordinating with your wedding planner or a designated family member to gather groups efficiently and ensure everyone is included.
  • What is your approach to photographing intimate or emotional moments?
    • We approach these moments with sensitivity and discretion, capturing the emotion and intimacy without being intrusive.
  • Can we have a mix of digital and film photography for our wedding?
    • If you have a preference for film photography, we can certainly discuss incorporating a mix of digital and film to capture your wedding day.
  • How long do you archive our wedding photos?
    • We typically archive wedding photos for a set period of time, which will be outlined in our contract.
    • How many weddings do you do in a year? 20