Basic fees are as follows. Charges depend on location and number of photo subjects. A final quote will be given after ever query.
- Head shots: $175, seventy-five head and shoulder images taken, in a variety of poses, typically done in 45 minutes, with a takeaway of three finished, retouched, and color corrected images web or print-ready. Copyrights included
- Full body "fashion" shots: $200, seventy-five full body and head/shoulder images in a number of styles and settings, can include a change of outfit and location if the locations are close. No boudoir styles. One and 1/2 hour. Total of fifteen images with copyright prepared, and retouched, print and web ready.
- Senior portraits: $200, seventy-five head and shoulder poses in a variety of backdrops suited for yearbook and frame display. Three images made frame/print ready with copyright. One hour.
- Family portraits: $250, seventy-five exposures of family in their home or a outdoor location. Ten digital images prepared, re-touched, color corrected for print and web use, including copyright. One and 1/2 hour.
- Couples: $250. Seventy-five portraits of couples for special occasion or as a memento. Best taken at well-appointed location, garden, park, riverside, etc. One and 1/2 hour. Ten digital images made web and print ready with copyright.
- Special occasion: $250, twenty five to thirty images of a party, graduation, reunion, birthday with groups, couples, candids, stills of cake, party favors, etc., typically at venue set by client. Requires location approval by photographer. May include additional fee for light kit rental ($25 per hour).
- Wedding: $800 and up. Cost depends on duration of wedding, number of guests, number of events, locations to be accessed, set up required, and equipment used (lights, tripod, overhead cover, backdrop rental). Most should estimate $1000-$1500 for photography, but a small back yard wedding in half an hour would cost $800. Package comes with a proof page of at least 75 images of the couple, the wedding party, the ceremony and reception and three free prints of your choice. Reservations for wedding photography require a $250 deposit within a week of booking. Twenty digital images prepared and color corrected with copyrights.
- Prints will be prepared for clients in 1-2 weeks, depending on volume, at a nearby processing site. Rates for prints are: $5 for 4x6", $6 for 5.7", $10 for 8x10", and $18 for 11x14". I will have them mailed to you in a photo-safe package directly from the processor.
- Electronic files beyond those mentioned in the packages cost $45 per image.
Payments are to be made via cash, check or PayPal:
My paypal address is: paypal.me/laurabendoly
Checks may be made to Laura Matthias Bendoly, LLC and sent to:
Laura Matthias Bendoly, Portraits by Laura, 1600 Tremont Rd., Columbus, OHIO 43212