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Find an event photographer near Lockport, NY

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Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

What’s the best way to set up a consultation or an appointment with a photographer during the COVID-19 pandemic?

The best way to set up an appointment or a consultation with a photographer near you during the COVID-19 pandemic is by conducting an online search. Start by scheduling a call with the photographer. If possible, it may be better to use a video call service so that the photographer can get an idea of the site location. Take this opportunity to discuss safety measures you can take during this time, as well as whether it’s safe to complete the project now or simply postpone it.

Does a photographer need to enter my home?

There are many situations in which a photographer does not need to enter your home. It’s not uncommon for people to prefer to have their pictures taken outdoors. If you're hiring a photographer, maintain safe distances, avoid being in the same room, sanitize all involved surfaces and conduct payment using digital platforms. You can discuss strategies as you complete your search for local photographers.

How can I find out if a photographer is considered an essential COVID-19 service provider?

Consult your city or state’s government websites, which typically have information on which services are deemed essential during the pandemic. 

For national information, visit CISA’s page on Identifying Critical Infrastructure During COVID-19. Here, you can find 16 different types of essential infrastructure sectors that can continue operating unimpeded during the pandemic. But some, not all, jurisdictions follow CISA’s definitions of critical infrastructure.

Do photographers offer remote or virtual services?

Photography happens in person, but photographers may be able to offer other remote services safely during the COVID-19 pandemic. For example, they may be able to offer editing and other post-processing services. 

If you see that a photographer is offering remote services in their profile, contact them and ask what those services include.

Can I use digital payments to pay for wedding and event photography services?

As digital forms of payment and money transfer are becoming more popular, wedding and event photographers are likely to use digital services. These include PayPal, Zelle, Google Pay, Venmo, Square Cash and more. As you search online for local wedding and event photographers, ask them if they accept digital payments and, if so, which ones you can use. And make sure to have a strategy in place for safe social distancing.

Reviews for Lockport event photographers
Thumbtack Customer
Michelle is professional while being kind and gentle to my family. She was flexible and helpful so we got all the pictures we wanted. She was on time and well dressed. I would absolutely invite her to photograph my next event.
Images by ShelImages by Shel
Kayla C.
With Lisa, you don’t just get a photographer. You get the utmost professionalism while she juggles being a hairstylist, makeup artist, coordinator, planner, therapist, seamstress, comedian, and punching bag. She helped make the day extremely special aside from her amazing photography skills. She worked amazing with our other vendors and had visions for each spot she walked to. For 2 very unphotogenic awkward people, she really works magic and makes it seem normal and comfortable. Prior to the event she was responsive, kind, and flexible with all our unique needs and wants. i never once doubted her or her abilities to make this day special. There aren’t enough kind words to say about Lisa, but you definitely won’t be disappointed in her work. Our day wouldn’t have been the same without her and I’ll forever be grateful for the amazing person she is and how supportive she was on the day of!
Russell PhotographyRussell Photography
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