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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.

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.

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.

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.

Do you tip a photographer for family photos?

Tipping a photographer for family portraits is not standard etiquette. A great way to recognize a family photographer who goes above and beyond is to write them a glowing review. You probably found your photographer by reading online reviews, so paying it forward by letting everyone know how much you appreciate their work is a great gift. Write your review after they have delivered the final edited photos on time and you’ve confirmed that you’re happy with the terrific portraits they took.

How much do photographers charge for family portraits?

Family portraits are a great way to mark the passage of time, create lifelong keepsakes and have gorgeous-looking photos for your annual holiday card. The national average cost for hiring family photographers ranges from $150 to $200. Pricing can range higher depending on where you live, length of the photo shoot, the number of edited photos you request, and the background and reputation of your family photographer. Before hiring, make sure you understand their fees up front. Ask how many finished images are included in the quoted price and whether you will receive all the photos taken (not just edited photos). Ask whether you’ll be able to download digital photos or if you’ll have to print them or purchase digital copies through the photographer. Here are some average examples of family photographer pricing:

  • $175 for a one-hour studio session in Kansas.
  • $200 for a one-hour studio or outdoor session in Georgia. Includes two outfit changes, access to an online gallery, and about 200 high-resolution, edited digital photo files on a DVD, with permission to print.
  • $400 for a one-hour outdoor session in Southern California. Includes 25-30 fully edited photos accessible online or via CD/DVD.
  • $425 or more for a one-hour outdoor or in-home session in Illinois. Includes more than 50 professionally edited images, online access and print release.

When should you take newborn photos?

Few styles of portrait photography are as tricky as newborn photos — the unpredictable infant is always in charge! The best way to ensure a successful photo shoot is to work with a local newborn photographer within the first two weeks of the baby’s life. Some photographers even work with hospitals to offer newborn sessions within a day of the baby’s birth. But newborn photographers usually recommend scheduling a shoot during the baby’s first two weeks of life, while the baby is still sleepy and relatively cooperative, especially for posed or studio shots. During this time, babies are easier to swaddle in blankets and dress in hats or headbands, and, because they often nap or nurse, can be staged with various props or be cuddled by their parents. For casual photos, most newborn photographers recommend shooting within the first six weeks of a baby’s life. Lifestyle portrait photography is more flexible and doesn’t require the baby to cooperate with multiple poses or props.

What should you wear for a family photo?

A family photographer captures your family in a series of professionally edited portraits. You can be goofy, you can be formal, you can be exactly how you want to be. To that end, you can wear what makes you feel comfortable and confident — feeling good translates to looking good in photos. However, top family photographers do have some style suggestions that will make your family photos more visually cohesive:

  • Ask the photographer for color suggestions if you’re doing an outdoor photo shoot. Location and time of day can affect which shades will fade in the sunlight and what will stand out in a good way.
  • Stay away from a mix of stripes or plaids on multiple people — the effect is too busy.
  • Steer clear of tiny patterns, which blend together too much.
  • Avoid wearing matching outfits.
  • Do wear outfits that are complementary in color.
  • Choose color over black-and-white outfits.
  • Do choose a theme, such as pastels, fall colors or summer colors.
  • Opt for tonally similar colors.  
  • Go easy on makeup for outdoor photo shoots.
Reviews for Victory Park professional photographers
Oceanne P.
very professional loved the photos !
Frisco Headshot StudioFrisco Headshot Studio
Mika J.
JW Photography provides affordable quality service, with professionalism and flexibility. My photographer went the extra mile to make me feel comfortable, and to capture the best photos...Friendly, on time and a pleasure to work with. I highly recommend KW photography.
KW PhotographyKW Photography
Alexis W.
Korrie was a pleasure to work with. Prompt, professional, kind and gave us beautiful photos. I will definitely be using JT photography again.
JTPhotographyJTPhotography
Thumbtack Customer
Very Professional and alot of laughs the whole photo shoot. I am so happy with my photos and the level of excellent I experienced with Shadow House. I would definitely recommend. Great Photographer 😊
Shadow House PicturesShadow House Pictures
Corance O.
This was my first professional photo shoot. I looked great!
CustoMYze Me Photography | DesignCustoMYze Me Photography | Design
Thumbtack Customer
I really loved his job ! He was very professional ,and he will be my professional photographer
TrueSubject PhotographyTrueSubject Photography
Linda L.
Michael is a true professional. He took photos for my business partner and I, and did magic! I have had numerous compliments on our photos. I highly recommend Michael for your next photograph session. He handled our entire experience very professionally, and even accommodated our urgent situation.
Michael Campbell PhotographyMichael Campbell Photography
Sue B.
Quick response, professional studio, quality photos! Very good experience.
Pendleton PhotographyPendleton Photography
Marshall M.
Alaa did an amazing job with our engagement photos. She was professional and her editing skills are a step above other photographers in the area. We loved working with her!
Create A MemoryCreate A Memory
Thumbtack Customer
Joe was easy to work with, punctual, and professional. We took engagement photos outdoors at 2 different locations. Joe was accommodating with the venues and times for the shoot. We are happy with the quality of the photos.
Joe Hernandez PhotographyJoe Hernandez Photography
Madeline H.
Leah was amazing and I highly recommend her to anyone looking for lovely professional photos.
Leah Goetzel PhotographyLeah Goetzel Photography
Patience N.
Steven did an excellent job with our photos. Very professional and was punctual! Thanks Steven
Steven 7 PhotographySteven 7 Photography
Amanda E.
Wonderful experience! Very professional and great at getting photos of everything I could want!!
Amir FardAmir Fard
Natalie M.
Excellent experience! Very professional and easy to work with. We love our photo! Highly recommend!
Raul RiveroRaul Rivero
Stacia M.
We very much enjoyed working with Amir. He was fun and professional to work with, and we loved the photos.
Amir FardAmir Fard
Thumbtack Customer
Brandon does great work-- he's very professional and goes the extra mile to ensure that your photos are high quality. I would highly recommend his work to anyone seeking great, high quality photography.
Rocketland CreativeRocketland Creative
Thumbtack Customer
Lyly photographed an engagement party for us. She was very professional and did an excellent job capturing a lot of candid moments as well as posed pictures. The photos came out beautifully and we would for sure hire her again!
Lyly PhotographyLyly Photography
Aran C.
Couldn't have had a better experience, extremely professional, great photos, constantly working and perfect for Business Conferences !!
dfwStills PhotographydfwStills Photography
Thumbtack Customer
Great job. I have got a ton of complements on my portrait photograph shots that Greg took. Very professional!
Greg Blomberg PhotographyGreg Blomberg Photography
Sabrina H.
All of the above, our photographer was wonderful. Harish was very professional and understood and executed what we requested. Thank you!
Candidly Dallas (⭐ 200+ hires across 3 cities)Candidly Dallas (⭐ 200+ hires across 3 cities)
JaNee A.
Lyly was great to work with - incredibly professional, and the on site staff enjoyed her very much. Also the photos were fantastic!
Lyly PhotographyLyly Photography
Thumbtack Customer
I needed my Headshot photos done quickly because I was traveling within three days. I spoke with Ty and he came to my home on Saturday and took the photos. He was very professional and made the entire experience easy and fun. I had the finished product with 24 hours. I recommend Ty Turner for all of your photography.
FlashFilm MediaFlashFilm Media
Shannon B.
I can't say enough wonderful things about The Les Photography! We booked him to shoot a small outdoor wedding and indoor/outdoor reception dinner. From start to finish, he was professional, accommodating, and just a pleasure to interact with. He is incredibly skilled as a photographer and I couldn't believe how wonderful the photos were when they came back ~3 weeks later (so quick a turn-around)! I would 100% recommend booking The Les Photography for your event!
The Les PhotographyThe Les Photography
Thumbtack Customer
V'bre provided an excellent engagement photo session for my fiancé and I. Her service was very professional and she is personable. The turn around for receiving our photos was quick and the photos were awesome. I am a particular individual and she was able to accommodate my peculiarities. The service was so great we are looking to use her for our wedding and bridal shoot!
V'Bre PhotographyV'Bre Photography
Nikitha P.
Hired zenith media for a post wedding photo shoot. Very professional and accommodating photographer. Had an excellent understanding of frames and lighting. Made us feel Very comfortable during our shoot. Would definitely recommend him to any friends or family.
Zenith MediaZenith Media
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