What should the customer know about your pricing (e.g., discounts, fees)?
My hourly rates are usual: $75/h for video editing, $165/h for videography, $200/h for photography. It my very if project requires special equipment, time or has some special circumstances.
What is your typical process for working with a new customer?
I like to talk to client to learn what we are aiming for. Then using my expertise and experience I would advise the best course of action. I will listen to client preferences, view his samples and we would plan the way to make it happened.
What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?
Master Degree in Art with major in photography and videography,
Attended Film and Television production school,
I am an active member of Bay Area Professional Videographers Association
How did you get started doing this type of work?
I took pictures since I was 3yo, helping my Dad ... then, I received Master Degree in media, photography, video ... It always have been my hobby and work at the same time.
What types of customers have you worked with?
Corporations, small and big businesses, individuals, ...
Describe a recent project you are fond of. How long did it take?
I like variety in work. It keeps my eyes and creativity fresh. At the same time it makes every project interesting in different and unique way.
What advice would you give a customer looking to hire a provider in your area of work?
No project is to small or to big, just tell me what you need and I probably can help or point you in a wright direction. With my experience, education, support and network of specialists, every media project is possible to complete successfully.
What questions should customers think through before talking to professionals about their project?
How do you plan to use your video/photo/audio?
Who is your audience/viewer?
What is your budget, time, deadline?
Show me your favorite samples of similar projects.