Frequently asked questions

FAMILY SHOOTS

What do I need to bring to a family photo shoot?


For your session all that is required are happy, smiley faces. Please wear clothing which is comfortable and suitable. Matching clothing of shades and styles also work to enhance your images. If you have a young child or baby I recommend bringing a toy with you.




Where will my photoshoot take place?


Family Portrait and Newborn sessions take place in my home studio or on a location of your choosing! My home studio is located in Ipswich. Please note location sessions may require an additional travel cost.




How do I book?


Contact me here or send me an email to enquire about availability and booking.




Can I purchase additional images?


Yes, you can purchase additional images and you will be sent an extra photos pricing list.




When is best to book my newborn shoot?


I recommend booking your newborn shoot for around 10 days after your due date. However, the sessions are very flexible and can be moved or postponed to a later date.




What do I need to bring for my newborn?


  • White Baby Grow
  • Range of white blankets/swaddles
  • Any sentimental items- items which have their name on
  • Toys




What should my family wear?


I recommend wearing complimentary colours to your family. For a newborn shoot, you might want to choose e.g. neutrals, whites greys, light blues to compliment the baby.




Can myself and siblings have photos with my newborn?


Yes of course I always encourage family and sibling portraits.





WEDDINGS

How far in advance do I need to book?


I recommend booking as soon as you have the date and venue confirmed. I am currently taking bookings for 2022 and 2023 weddings.




How do I book?


Contact me here or send me an email to enquire about availability and booking.




Will I need to pay a deposit?


A 50% deposit will be required on booking with the remainder due 4 weeks before your wedding date.




Where are you based? Do you travel?


I am based in Ipswich, Suffolk. I cover all venues in Suffolk, Essex and Norfolk. I welcome the opportunity to further destinations in the UK- travel expenses required.




Can I extend my package coverage?


I can attend the wedding longer for an additional price per hour.




Are you insured?


Yes, I am fully insured with both professional indemnity and public liability insurance.




Do I need to sign a contract?


Yes a contract is sent to you to read and sign. It provides more detailed information about my wedding package.




How many photographs will I receive?


700+ edited high resolution digital images- all colour corrected and retouched.




How long will it take to receive my photos?


You will receive your online viewing gallery and USB within four weeks.





DANCE SHOOTS

How does the process work?


Once you have booked your session we will arrange a date for your shoot. I will capture a range of headshots in my home studio and we will work collaboratively to ensure we achieve your desired outcome. After your shoot you will be sent an online gallery of all of your watermarked images and you can choose your favourites, to be retouched and edited. Additional images can also be purchased.




I am a dancer, what should I bring to my photo session?


A selection of leotards which compliment your complexion -Ballet shoes, Pointe shoes or bare feet may be required in the shoot -Any costumes you love or perform in -Simple makeup -Simple/No Jewellery and removing of nail varnish The photos are a focus on you as a dancer, the styling is used as an accessory to enhance your abilities. Heavy styling may be a distraction. Please take into consideration pointe shoes will be worn outside.




Where does my photo shoot take place?


Headshot sessions take place in my home studio, located in Ipswich. Full Shoots and Mini Shoots can take place in my studio or out on location, I can help you to find a good location if you don't already have one in mind.




How do I book?


Contact me here or send me an email to enquire about availability and booking.




I'm coming for a headshot - do I need to bring anything?


For your session I recommend that you bring a range of different coloured tops and jackets, to ensure we achieve the best outcome.




I am part of a group, can we all have photos together?


I offer packages for group photos and businesses looking for multiple images - please contact me for availability and prices.




Can I purchase additional images?


Yes, you can purchase additional images and you will be sent an extra photos pricing list.





PROM SHOOTS

What is the process?


I will join you at your preprom location to capture your evening preparation. I will capture a mixture of single portraits, family and friendship groups. The aim of the pre-prom session is to reduce the stress and allow me to capture the memories for you.




When will I receive the images?


I guarantee you will receive 5 digital edited images which I have chosen plus your online gallery of watermarked images the same evening.




Where does my session take place?


The session will take place at your chosen location. Please note I can only shoot one prom per evening, therefore it is a first come, first serve




My friend/s would like to join for a shoot?


I offer packages for multiple prom friendship groups please email for pricing. Discounts available.