PRICING + WHAT IT'S LIKE TO WORK WITH ME
Having complex, convoluted packages is so early 2000s. Instead I offer one modular package. It's $4000, includes 8 hours of my time on your wedding day, and an engagement session. If your wedding has a lot of moving parts and multiple locations, you can add another photographer. If your wedding is an all-day thing, you can add unlimited time. I use a print lab in California to produce gorgeous prints, and my albums are the best you'll ever see. Contact me for all the specifics!
Once you decide to go with me, I'll send you a contract to sign electronically, and ask for a $500 deposit. After that's taken care of I always love to meet you so we can get to know each other! If we're far away we can video chat, but I'm an extrovert so I love meeting face to face, preferably over beer and/or pizza, or coffee, but I'll probably get a hot chocolate because life is for living and chocolate is life. When we meet, I'll ask you all about you and your story, and tell you how I work and what to expect as we work together. I'll probably bring up The Princess Bride which is my favorite movie, and you'll hopefully tell me how many times you saw The Dark Knight in theaters (one day I'll meet someone who saw it more times than I did (which was 6 times)).
Once we've had a chance to meet, we'll set up a time and place to do your engagement session. I'll send over a handy guide beforehand on what to expect. Engagement sessions are as important as they are fun, because it not only provides you with amazing images before your wedding, but it gives me a chance to understand how best to photograph you so that your wedding photos turn out that much more awesome.
Between the engagement session and the wedding I'm fully available to you for all scheduling, photography, or any other needs you might have. I've seen it all, and my clients typically ask me for advice on this or that before the wedding. I love what I do and I love making sure that your wedding is as perfect and wonderful as it can be, so I'm happy to be a resource for you.
On the day of the wedding I will be everywhere I need to be. You'll notice very quickly that I am full of energy and ready to tackle any photographic challenge the day throws at me. You're my absolute priority, so I'll be at your side when you need me, and I'll be somewhere else, shooting something else when you don't. While the most important aspects of your wedding are the people that are there and the things they're doing, I'll also capture the important details that make your wedding personal. The flowers, the rings, the Tatooine-mud-hut-shaped wedding cake, those types of things. We'll also do a short portrait session, usually right after the ceremony when the light tends to be nice and warm, to get some amazing shots of the two of you and give you a chance to be alone with each other for a few quiet moments. Towards the middle/end of your reception, I also love to grab the two of you to get one or two more night portraits. Pretty much all of my couples say that those are some of the most fun to do!
During the week after your wedding I will usually instagram and blog a few of my favorite images from the day. Four weeks after you tie the knot, you'll receive a gallery of 700-900 gorgeous photos in your inbox, and a USB drive with those same images in your mailbox. Mission accomplished.