* Before the Shoot *
1. Pick a Date & Time
Pick a date and time online. Book Early! Our recommendation to get your desired preferences is at least 3-4 weeks in advance. We will monitor the weather until the morning of the session date. Don’t worry, if it rains or is too windy, we will reschedule for the next available day.
2. Sign Our Digital Legal Agreement & Pay Deposit to Lock Your Date
Once you pick a date and time online, you will get a Booking Agreement in your email. Read and sign the agreementand pay your non-refundable deposit online. This means that you are locking in the date. Remaining Balance is due on Session Date.
3. (Pick Location & Pick two Dresses)
You will be able to read about our top 5 locations in the Bay Area along with some example photos. Simply pick one location from the list that you like, or we can come up with our own location that is not on the list as well.
You will also get a link where you can see all Maternity Dresses. You can choose 2-3 dresses. Dresses are designed to be wrapped around your body and fit in easily even if the size is a little off. It won’t show from the pictures. The dresses will be delivered to us, and we will bring your dresses to our photoshoot. Feel free to bring your own outfits to the shoot as well. We will also review your partner's outfits to make sure it will photograph well.
4. Phone/ Zoom meeting
We will schedule a phone or zoom meeting to finalize everything before our photoshoot based on your questionnaire. We will make adjustments during that call if needed.
* On the Shoot Day*
5. Welcome Your Hair and Makeup Artist at Your Prefered Location
We will coordinate your Hair and Makeup Artist in advance so you can get ready and then drive to the designatedphoto shoot location on time. Due to Covid-19, it's ok if you want her to stay in the patio area instead of coming in to your home, she will be wearing a mask during makeup and hair.
6. Enjoy Your Photo Shoot!
We will meet at the location and take our time, no rush, and slow it down. Mama, you are already working so hard. Bring water and snacks so you don’t get too tired. Feel free to bring your favorite music to our photo shoot. Think of your photoshoot as a nice picnic day at a beautiful location with your loved one celebrating love. Your pet family is always welcomed, make sure to let me know in advance since some areas don't allow pets.
* After the Shoot*
7. Receive Online Gallery in Your Email Inbox
Our turnaround time is 1-2 weeks. You will be able to download all edited high resolution images from a private online gallery or share that gallery with your extended family members. You're welcome to pick your 25 favorite images for advanced edits. Advanced edits will include deep skin cleansing and body adjustments, etc.
8. Receive a Photo Album (10x10 or 9x11) and Collage Wall Frames in the Mail (Standard 16x24 but custom size avalible)
We will make a high-end hard cover photo album for you with those 25 images you picked as your favorite. We will make custom frames to perfectly fit your living room wall.
We are super excited to create beautiful images with you and your family!