What should the customer know about your pricing (e.g., discounts, fees)?
every job has different needs and we strive to offer competent and competitive pricing while maintaining great quality work and final products
What is your typical process for working with a new customer?
At FHS we enjoy being totally transparent about our work. When working with a new customer we usually set up a meeting to discuss the project, We go over details and logistics of the day of the shoot. Make sure the client understands our workflow and is happy with our team. Then the day of the shoot we arrive early to set up and are ready to go once the event begins.
What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?
I have 12 plus years of experience working in the film and photography industry, A bachelors degree from Pratt Institute. We are ahead of the curve as far as our equipment using the best and newest gear to create wonderful imagery
How did you get started doing this type of work?
I started taking pictures and shooting film at age 10. Since then I have been obsessed with capturing moments. After Highschool I began working as a commericial photographer and film maker.
What types of customers have you worked with?
At FHS we strive to maintain diversity in our work. I have worked with customers ranging from top athletes, business moguls, musicians, physicians, to restaurateurs to artists, and bankers. Also working with people from many different walks of life.
Describe a recent project you are fond of. How long did it take?
recently we shot a commercial for a Catholic high school. It was a well planned out project with a few pre production meetings and scouting at the school. We shot the commericial in one day, currently we are 90% finished with the post production.
What advice would you give a customer looking to hire a provider in your area of work?
I would say that as a customer looking to hire a creative in the film or photography world, you get what you do not pay for. It is best to not hire the lowest price cause you will be lacking something in the end. Quality comes with a price unfortunately.
What questions should customers think through before talking to professionals about their project?
Customers should think about how important their project is to them before talking to professionals about their upcoming project. Consider quality of work over quanity.