Q. Describe the most common types of jobs you do for your clients.
A. Birthday parties, and other events. Weddings, and Cos Play photography.
We want to capture the most beautiful candid moments, the posed memories you will remember, and stylish poses to set you apart.
Q. Describe three recent jobs you've completed.
A. Wedding in Dallas at St. Thomas Aquarius catholic church (we work well under church restrictions) , Convention coverage (event), and family photo shoot.
Q. What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A. You want to be happy, you want to find someone to work with you and your needs. You can find photographers everywhere, what will truely set them apart. Customer service.
Q. If you were a customer, what do you wish you knew about your trade? Any inside secrets to share?
A. Don't always look for the lowest price. What most people don't understand in the price of shoots and products you have to take into account the hours of time editing, cost of travel (even short drives cost money. And most important wear and tear on their equipment. When most people offer super low prices their after quantity, and often won't provide you the quality you deserve.
Q. What questions should a consumer ask to hire the right service professional?
A. Do you have insurance? Do you have secondary equipment? Is there any accommodations you require?
Q. What important information should buyers have thought through before seeking you out?
A. The most important and most overlooked part of hiring a photographer for any event, is that if you base simply on price, you might get what you paid for. Although higher prices don't always mean higher quality, don't be afraid to send a little more, these are memories to have for you life, and are something to be passed down, and how things will be remembered. Do your research, speak to or meet your photographer before hiring, and look at examples of work.
Q. Why does your work stand out from others who do what you do?
A. We work in blending both the traditional and photo journalistic styles to tell your stories. We believe every photograph weather posed, or taken as a candid moment should tell a story. We also try to capture artistic shots, of things you may not have realized were there, to help you remember details.
Q. What do you like most about your job?
A. Meeting new people, and making new friends. There is nothing better than the social interaction, and experiences gained while doing photography.
Q. What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
A. What does the name Azayaka Mean, and why did you choose it? It's Japanese for vivid, and Japanese culture has shaped many aspects of my life.
Q. If you were advising someone who wanted to get into your profession, what would you suggest?
A. Have backup equipment, you never know when something might stop working, you have to be prepared so not to miss any important things.