Are there travel fees to shoot a Wedding in New Orlean, Houston, Washington DC, Miami, New York or Boston?
No travel cost on the wedding day but Clients will provide 2 nights hotel
Do you bring in your own lighting?
Yes, I bring my own photography lighting, providing flash photography (either on-camera and off-camera) as necessary as well as some small/compact LED lights when needed.
Do you work from a shot list?
I have a standard shot list that I go off of. If and when a client prefers to provide their own shot list, I am happy to work off of my client’s shot list; however, I make sure to review the shot list with the client first in order to ensure we will be able to complete everything that is on it.
How long does it take to see proofs from a wedding?
We provide a sneak peek (typically 20 photos) within 4 business days of your wedding date. My standard turnaround time for all photos is a maximum of 8 weeks.
Can prints be ordered through you? If so, what is your rate?
Yes, prints can be ordered through me. Here is a link that includes my rates for prints: http://www.thienla.com/pricing/#/fine-art-prints/
Your first package works best with our needs; however, could we add the custom album option? If so, how much would that cost?
Yes, you can add the custom album option. My 40-page custom-albums are priced at $900. http://www.thienla.com/pricing/#/fine-art-album/
Do you have an example of a custom album that we could look at?
If you would like to arrange a time to meet up, I would love to show you an example of a custom album. FYI, we always send our clients the album layout to ensure our clients are happy with everything before going to print.
What is a Retainer, and what is the amount required?
When you complete our easy booking process, make your selections, sign the agreement and pay the retainer, we agree to provide you the goods and services you have chosen and reserve your date. In order for me to block out your date for you.
Our retainer amount is $1400
What is an online gallery?
Our online gallery is a useful and convenient way for you to view, download and share your wedding photos.
What are Engagement photos for?
An engagement picture is typically a professional photograph taken to use with your engagement announcement, to post on your wedding web page, or to decorate your wedding reception. While it is certainly not required, it is a nice chance to get some great pictures of you and your fiance (and show off your ring). Or want to take photos to use for save the dates.
What is a first look?
A "first look" is when a couple sees each other on their wedding day before their wedding ceremony. It is a private moment for the couple, away from the eyes of family and friends. First look is more for couple that want to have their photos and bridal party photos taking before the ceremony because they didn't have time to take photos after the ceremony.