FAQ

Merrill/Wausau, WI Photographer

 

DO YOU SPECIALIZE IN A CERTAIN KIND OF PHOTOGRAPHY?

Yes, I specialize in individual and group portraits, families, high school Seniors, couples, and children.

 

DO YOU PHOTOGRAPH EVENTS? WEDDINGS, BIRTHS, ETC?

No, my services do not extend to events.

 

CAN WE INCLUDE OUR FAMILY PET?

Yes! But a third party must be responsible for the pet during times of the session when the pet is not included in the portraits.

 

DO YOU SHOOT WINTER SESSIONS?

KSP runs seasonally (Apr-Oct.,) but if a snowy landscape is desired or required, a special session can be arranged.

 

HOW DO I BOOK MY SESSION?

After an initial contact, interested clients will be called and we discuss a time when a planning meeting can be arranged at my office. At this meeting, I go over my session fee, pricing, show my product, and discuss ideas for the session. A session is booked when the session fee is paid. Once booked, we discuss dates and times and go over a session planning questionnaire.

 

HOW OFTEN DO I MEET WITH YOU?

After the initial booking meeting, I usually meet with clients the day of the session (though we are in contact beforehand.) We meet again 1-2 weeks after the session to choose and order product. Our final meeting is when product is delivered.

 

WHO SHOULD BE AT THE VIEWING AND ORDERING APPOINTMENT?

Anyone who is financially responsible for the session is expected to be at the ordering session.

 

CAN I TAKE CELL PHONE PICTURES?

No, cell phone photos during the photo-shoot and ordering sessions are prohibited.

 

WHAT IS THE AVERAGE INVESTMENTS FOR PORTRAIT PRODUCTS?

Clients tend to spend between $500-$2000 on a portrait session.

 

WHAT DO MOST PEOPLE PURCHASE?

The most popular product are wall art, albums, and digital files.


DO YOU SELL DIGITAL FILES?

Yes, but they are premium priced.

 

WHAT IS INCLUDED WITH THE SESSION FEE?

Included with the session fee is your photographer's time and talent.  The session fee will be applied to the balance of any $500 or greater package purchased. 

 

DO YOU POST ONLINE GALLERIES?

No.  

 

WHEN DO I SEE AND ORDER MY PRINTS?

Clients come to view and order their prints at a scheduled viewing and ordering appointment (apx. 2 weeks after the photo-session) at my office.

 

WHEN DO YOU SCHEDULE SESSIONS?

Photo-shoots are typically scheduled late in the afternoon on week-days or weekends.

 

WHAT IF I NEED TO RESCHEDULE A SESSION?

Rescheduled sessions should be made, at least, 24-hours in advance.

 

WHAT IF I NEED TO RESCHEDULE A VIEWING APPOINTMENT?

Rescheduled viewing appointments should be made, at least, 24-hours in advance.