BOOK A PORTRAIT SESSION

HOW TO BOOK A PORTRAIT, LIFESTYLE OR HEADSHOT SESSION

A great headshot or portrait is invaluable for models, actors and business owners. If you want to be taken seriously, you will need a professional headshot, one that makes you look the best you can be.

Sydney portrait photographer
Quinlan Deaken- Actor

I offer a relaxed and friendly, yet professional service to help you feel at easy through the whole process, so you walk away with photos that show you at your best.

Each session is customised to your needs. I take you through every step of the way, to help you feel as good as possible, and to get the best possible results.

I offer clear direction, I shoot tethered (connected to a computer for instant feedback), and offer natural, realistic Photoshop touch-ups. My aim is to make you feel comfortable and make you look good.

I look forward to working with you soon!

I offer three types of portrait sessions:

  • Headshots-white background, professional and smart. Perfect for actors and business professionals.
  • Portraits- creative, more relaxed. Perfect for models and entrepreneurs. Studio or on location.
  • Fashion and Lifestyle portraits-creative, head, 3/4 and full length. Ideal for models, entrepreneurs and actors, showing a full range of expressions.

EXPRESS HEADSHOT SESSION

  • Quick portrait session. Studio setting. No messing around.
  • Get 3 headshots full resolution (for printing) plus 3 resized images for web and social media.
  • Includes all digital editing. (general touch-ups)
  • Quick, easy and fast turnaround.
  • Perfect for actors and professionals. Ideal for your profile picture, business card, website or Linkedin.
  • One outfit. One location.
  • Specialising in after-hours service- ideal for actors who are working all day.
  • Digital files transfered to you via Dropbox.
  • Additional images (retouched) high resolution and resized-$60 each.
  • Professional hair and makeup available.

30 minutes. $110

Sydney portrait photographer

PREMIUM PORTRAIT SESSION

  • Studio setting with both black and white backgrounds.
  • Get a combination of 10 portraits, 3/4 and full length.
  • Bright and fun, dark and moody-you call the shots.
  • Combination of studio and outdoor
  • Price includes all digital editing. (general touch-ups)
  • Advanced blemish removal available.
  • Two outfit changes.
  • Perfect for actors, models, dating apps or your online business profile.
  • Digital files transfered to you via Dropbox.
  • Additional images (retouched) high resolution and resized-$60 each.
  • Professional hair and makeup available.

1 hour $200

Sydney portrait photographer
Sammy-Joy Gajetski- Actor and model

ON LOCATION LIFESTYLE PORTRAIT

  • Up your social media game. I come to you, or your favourite Sydney location.*
  • 30 minute pre-shoot consultation.
  • Choice of 10 portraits, 3/4 and full length shots.
  • Two outfit changes.
  • Price includes all digital editing. (general touch-ups)
  • Advanced blemish removal available.
  • Perfect for up-and-coming models, actors, entrepreneurs.
  • Digital files transfered to you via Dropbox.
  • Additional images (retouched) high resolution and resized-$60 each
  • Professional hair and makeup available.

2 hours $300

*A travel fee applies outside the Inner West/Eastern Suburbs

Sydney portrait photographer

VIP PORTRAIT SESSION

  • Premium deluxe session with a makeup artist to make you look your best.
  • 30 minute pre-shoot consultation.
  • Get 20+ full resolution digital files and 20+ resized images for social media/web.
  • Three wardrobe changes.
  • Minimum of three studio/location setups.
  • Price includes all digital editing. (general touch-ups)
  • Advanced blemish removal available.
  • Perfect for entrepreneurs and aspiring models who want to present themselves in the best possible light.
  • Digital files transfered to you via Dropbox.
  • Additional images (retouched) high resolution and resized-$60 each
  • Professional hair and makeup available.

3 hours $900

FAQ

BEFORE THE SHOOT

How do I book?

Please use my contact for here.

What happens after I book?I will make sure you are 100% prepared for the shoot and you are feeling confident and comfort. Please download the Preparation Guide.

How and when do I pay?

You may use Paypal or direct bank transfer (EFT). If you’re paying via EFT, please let us know. Please pay within 24 hours of booking to secure your place. Details given once you book.

Can I reschedule?

Yes.

What if I cancel my booking?

Cancelling over 72 hours means a full refund. Less than that incurs a 30% admin fee (plus PayPAl fees if you chose that payment method)

Can I extend or upgrade my shoot?

Yes, please give as much lead-time as possible.

THE SHOOT

Where is your studio located?

I am located in Alexandria, Sydney, just near Australian Technology Park.

Is there parking nearby?

Yes, there is always plenty of two-hour non-metered parking in the area.

Are you located close to public transport?

Yes, I am a short walk from Erskineville and Redfern train stations and one block from the 380 bus route from the Sydney CBD.

Do you provide hair and makeup services?

Yes I do. These services do cost extra for all sessions. I work with professional makeup and hair stylists.

What do I wear?

Your included downloadable PDF preparation guide will explain everything.

AFTER THE SHOOT

Do you use Photoshop to manipulate my images?

Yes. With all sessions I do basic photo editing to enhance the image to make you look your best. This includes correcting colour temperature, exposure, sharpness, contrast, as well as cropping. For more advanced manipulation, a small service fee is charged. Please mention this at your initial consultation.

How long does editing take? When do I get my images?

Turnaround on images is usually 2-4 days. Generally no more than 1 week.

What image formats do I receive?

You will receive high resolution (300dpi around 6000 x 3000 px) JPG files, perfect for printing, and also resized (1500 x 1000px 72dpi) JPG copies for web/ social media use. If you prefer TIFF files, we can send those instead.

How do I choose my images?

After the portrait photography session I will shortlist your session to approximately 8 to 10 best images (Express Session) or best 25 to 30 images (Premium/Location) or the best 50+ (V.I.P Session). This shortlist will then be emailed directly to you as your ‘digital proofs’ to review. Make your selection and reply via email.

Can I get prints?

If you would like prints made, I highly recommend Pixelperfect.

Who owns copyright of the images?

You own full copyright of the images. You can use, reproduce and publish your photos however you like, including for commercial purposes.

How do I get my images and what is Dropbox?

Dropbox is a file sharing service. You will be sent a link, and then you can access and download your files. Easy, simple and fast.