Q. What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A. If you want an experience that will leave a lasting impression with you and anyone who sees your beautiful art work, we can deliver. Remember you get what you paid for.
Q. If you were a customer, what do you wish you knew about your trade? Any inside secrets to share?
A. Lighting is the key to Beautiful Art work.
Q. What important information should buyers have thought through before seeking you out?
A. Details: Time, Date, Place, What services, Length of event, etc..
Q. Why does your work stand out from others who do what you do?
A. I believe in keeping it real. If the subject or concept is the main focus, then that is where the priority lies. Also understanding lighting effects is important, and I have been working with lighting for over 20 years.
Q. What do you like most about your job?
A. I love working with people and watching their reactions to the final product. Being behind the camera has always been a passion of mine.
Q. What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
A. Why do photographer charge so much?
Most professional photographers have expenses that need to be paid for each session they do. From transporting equipment to powering a studio, and don't forget about the retouching of images, or printing, or album creation. These are a few of the things that bring up our cost. Besides, isn't fine art worth it. Remember it's not just a picture, It's Art.
Q. What do you wish customers knew about you or your profession?
A. Photography has always been our passion. Creating Art work is what we do. We love to create a Once In A Lifetime Experience.
Q. How did you decide to get in your line of work?
A. I have had a camera in my hands since high school. I was on the yearbook staff, worked with the Audio/Visual teams in high school & college. Love capturing the essence of my subjects. Being behind the camera and creating unique Art for people comes with great responsibility but can be very rewarding. The look on someones face when you show them their images, or when someone looks at a piece I have shot and gasp, well that's more than words can say.
Q. Do you do any sort of continuing education to stay up on the latest developments in your field?
A. Yes. As a photographer, we are continuously furthering our education. From online seminars, to live workshops, and reading up on all the latest technology break through for camera's to lighting and post production. We are constantly educating ourselves.
Q. What are the latest developments in your field? Are there any exciting things coming in the next few years or decade that will change your line of business?
A. The biggest challenge for photographers today is that all the cell phone cameras, tablet and Ipad cameras are all taking very sharp and bright photos. Not to mention the the point and shoot cameras that have a built-in-zoom, these things make it hard for people to understand the difference between Professionals & everyone else.