Info about preparing for your session--I cannot stress enough!!
- Create a color palette-one that compliments all family members and no neon colors for shirts and shoes, please!
- Select your style---causal, dressy, beach like
- Please try on your outfit days ahead of the session. Check for panty lines, hanging bra straps. Please iron/press out the wrinkles at this time. If you do it now then on the day of the session you won't be worried with one extra chore
- Makeup-use a little more than regular foundation. If you know of a makeup artist, have them do your makeup
- Now do one test run with your outfit and makeup. Take a photo of yourself. Do you like what you see? If you do then you are set. If you don't, contact me and I will extend my help in any way I can
- Payment in full is expected before session date.
- Contract signed, emergency contact number and have full understanding what you are receiving as far as goods/products
- Tax will not be charged on any session that will have digital downloads included.
- Tax will be charged on products ordered.
- Your images will be uploaded to an online gallery and you will download from this site. I do not offer CD or thumb drives.
- You understand you are responsible for securing and storing your images.
- Clients' images are purged every 6 month
- All sessions are shot in the evening hours
- travel limited to 20 miles within zip code 29414
- Traveling outside the 20 miles will be assessed traveling fees. Contact me for that information
- excludes beach and downtown locations
Info about retouching images:
- I will do free subtle retouching to the subject(s) such as very light skin softening/smoothing, two to three pimple removals, overall sharpening, lighting correction
- Please contact me to discuss having more enhanced images such as slimming, teeth whitening, the fee is $15.00 per 15 minutes I spend on each image. Min. charge $15.00
- The following retouch requests will require additional fees: Flying and Loose Hair Strands, Braces, Head swapping, taking off pounds, slimming face and arms are just a few to name. Please contact me with regards to your retouching. I will be more than happy to quote you a price for more professional and detailed retouching.
Info about reprint rights---this is not copyrights---just your right to reprint
- Your images are not sized for large wall portraits or canvases.
- Portraits larger than 8x12 are required to be ordered through me and the lab I am using. Please request a price sheet if interested
Info about when your images will be ready:
- Digital images are resized for 8x10 prints only. This is the largest print size you have permission to print. Larger prints are ordered through me.
- Sneak Peeks will be available in 72 hours if I am in town. Otherwise, you will be informed of my out of town dates and made aware of the dates I will return and plan to post a sneak peak.
- Sessions will be completed in 3 weeks. Peak seasons require up to 5 weeks and my last promise date Christmas session completed is November 15, 2016. After November 15, 2016, I cannot make a promise to have your images completed and ready for your holiday prints by November 30, 2016. Please schedule all holiday sessions early!!
Info about viewing and receiving your digital images:
- Your gallery will be uploaded to http://teresahowellphotography.pixieset.com
- You will receive an email from me when your gallery is ready for viewing.
- When applicable, I will include the option to a digital download for one time only.
- If you would like to order prints, there is an option to order your prints from Teresa Howell Photography