the Experience


You’re here because you’re searching for photography with soul, the kind that long after your wedding day will shine on your walls, representing you sincerely. You want timeless photographs that will rouse your emotions and bring a smile to your face. That’s what I want too. Allow me to provide you with my finest work, as my team and I prepare an unforgettable experience that will leave you with memories that will be cherished for years to come.      ~ Erika

 


 


We offer a variety of collections for each of our unique couples and events.

The Traditional Guide includes collections beginning at 8 hours and is designed for couples who want complete coverage, have a bridal party and want options for an engagement session, rehearsal dinner coverage and albums included. These collections include two photographers.

The Intimate Guide includes collections beginning at 4 hours and is designed for couples eloping or hosting a smaller celebration without a bridal party. These collections include one photographer and an assistant as well as a wedding album.

 

 

faq

 

 

WHAT IS YOUR APPROACH ON THE DAY?

We approach your wedding day with the utmost responsibility as your guide, walking you through the steps of preparation that set us up for success and encourage you to enjoy the most special day of your life. Ultimately, we want you to feel like were always there for you when you need us, but to never feel like were breathing down your neck for the next photo. We will document the day in a candid and natural manner and during your portrait time we will direct you towards the best light and let the natural moments unfold in between. We promise to create a custom experience for you based on your needs and to always make you feel comfortable, natural and happy.

WHAT IS YOUR APPROACH ON THE DAY?

We approach your wedding day with the utmost responsibility as your guide, walking you through the steps of preparation that set us up for success and encourage you to enjoy the most special day of your life. Ultimately, we want you to feel like were always there for you when you need us, but to never feel like were breathing down your neck for the next photo. We will document the day in a candid and natural manner and during your portrait time we will direct you towards the best light and let the natural moments unfold in between. We promise to create a custom experience for you based on your needs and to always make you feel comfortable, natural and happy.

WHAT IF WE ARE NOT COMFORTABLE IN FRONT OF THE CAMERA?

We do hear this often, but no need to worry. We pride ourselves in being really easy people to get along with that can make anyone feel natural and comfortable. We think it’s one of our special super hero talents J We make it a point to get to know you as best as we can pre-wedding day through questionnaires or en engagement session as well as in person meetings if necessary. This always helps us better understand ho we are serving that day which translates to a custom photo shoot experience based on your needs.

WHAT IS A TIME/LIGHT CONSULTATION?

This is when we create your timeline for the day, that offers suggestions of when is best to schedule key moments, taking into account the time of year, the season and the location. We aim to find the best available light and best schedule of events to offer you a stress free experience and an amazing collection of memories!

WHAT IS THE PRIVATE ONLINE VIEWING GALLERY?

This is the second stage of image delivery. We upload all of the web quality (low resolution) images to your own private gallery that is password protected. You can share this link and password with anyone you wish. This gallery will contain all of the edited images from the day categorized in their exclusive folders. You will have the ability to download and share the images from this gallery as well as order any prints, canvases or specialty printed products.

CAN I ADD AN ALBUM OR PRODUCTS TO MY WEDDING REGISTRY?

What a great idea, just email us and we’ll organize this for you.

DO YOU OFFER GIFT CERTIFICATES?

We do and they’re pretty! Please get in touch with us on our contact page and we will organize sending you one.

DO YOU PHOTOGRAPH SAME SEX WEDDINGS?

Absolutely, we are the easiest going group with open arms to equal love and people from all walks of life.

HOW MANY IMAGES WILL I RECEIVE?

For weddings: We deliver anywhere from 300 – 1400 images depending on the amount of coverage you choose. For portraits sessions: We deliver anywhere from 50-120 images.
 

I FEEL OVERWHELMED + STRESSED PLANNING MY WEDDING…

We understand that the nature of planning a wedding can feel tremendous at times with an ever growing to do list when all you want to do is kick back and enjoy. Good news is, we’re pretty well versed in the events industry and have a few tricks up our sleeves to help alleviate some of your stress. It’s all part of the process with us and we promise that your wedding photography won’t be one of your stressful subjects, in fact – we hope we can make things a lot easier for you with our workflow.

WHAT IS THE ALBUM DESIGN SLIDESHOW?

This is the first stage of image delivery. We get to work after your wedding developing and editing the best highlights of the day. We use these images to create an album design, which is delivered to you in a slideshow viewing format. Our clients absolutely love experiencing their photos for the first time in a narrative layout. One week later you will receive the entire gallery.

HOW DO YOU DELIVER OUR PHOTOGRAPHS?

First, comes the album design slideshow, then the online gallery, and the final stage is your high-resolution images, which are perfectly sized for printing. These will be mailed to you on a USB several weeks after you receive your online gallery.

WHEN WILL MY PHOTOGRAPHS BE AVAILABLE FOR VIEWING?

For weddings: Our average turnaround time for weddings is 8-9 weeks. For portraits: Our average turnaround time for portraits is 3-5 weeks, sometimes sooner depending on the season.

DO YOU OFFER VIDEOGRAPHY?

We only offer photo services, but we can gladly send you names of a few companies we love teaming up with.

DO YOU HAVE ANY SUGGESTIONS FOR OUR PORTRAIT SESSION LOCATION?

We will have you fill out a questionnaire or hop on a call with you to better understand what you’re looking for. If you have no idea, that’s what were here for! We suggest choosing a location that means something to you, a location that has lots of available natural light and being adventurous and fun!

DO YOU PROVIDE ALBUMS AND PRINTS?

Definitely, we love our Flagship Products. We are more then happy to set up a viewing with you. Most Wedding collections come with an Album or an album design. We believe in viewing your photographs for the first time in a story format with the greatest highlights of the day.

WILL YOU SEND US PREVIEWS?

We do not want to take away from the anticipation of receiving your story in full. Your wedding story will be revealed to you in a complete narrative, perfectly edited and curated. We do not send previews.

DO YOU TRAVEL FOR WEDDINGS?

Yes, absolutely. We love to travel and have our passports ready to go! During the time we discuss your collection, we can create a custom travel plan for you.

DIGITAL OR FILM?

We combine film and digital on most wedding days. By providing both, we are able to offer our clients the best medium for each scenario.