You’re pregnant and you want to schedule a maternity session, when should you call me? Maternity sessions are usually scheduled between 28-34 weeks. Call954-600-8988 or contact Dara to set up your session consultation to try on maternity gowns. We have over 200 maternity outfits and accessories to style your session! You should book your maternity session in your 2nd trimester.
How far in advance should I book a newborn photography session? When you are pregnant in your 2nd or 3rd trimester is when you should call 954-600-8988 or contact us ! Once you booked, your due date is entered into our calendar and the style and design of your session begins, that way we have an expectation of when your baby is due and can schedule accordingly around your due date and style your session. It is never too late to book a newborn session! Newborns are our passion! Newborns are best photographed 5 to 12 days, but we have photographed newborns from 3 to 8 weeks as well.
What safety measures are taken during newborn photography? I have been photographing newborns for over 12 years. I have extensive training in newborn safety, have extreme patience with my newborn babies, one of my assistance is always at my newborn sessions for newborn safety. Do you offer birth photography and hospital photography? We do offer birth photography! We do hospital, birthing center or home births. We also offer fresh 48 hour lifestyle sessions! Within 48 hours of your birth, we will come to your hospital or home to document your new bundle of joy!
Do I have to have my hair & makeup done? Full sessions include complimentary hair & makeup artistry.
Can siblings and parents be included in newborn photos? Absolutely, yes? Are grandparents included in sessions? Absolutely yes! Grandparents are welcome at our newborn and family sessions. There is no greater treasure than to capture generations with your family!
How can I prepare for my newborn session? Once you have booked your session, you will receive a newborn prep guide that will guide you how to prepare for your newborn session.
Do I need to bring props or do you have them? All newborn and milestone sessions include props, accessories and outfits to style your session. I work very closely with my clients to style their session and love to incorporate their ideas and visions! We will sit down together and discuss your vision for your dream session! Baby milestone sessions and family sessions include props, girls and women's couture outfits and wardrobe assistance to style your session!
What can I do to ensure my family session goes well? We will discuss your vision for your family session and will guide and assist you with wardrobe selection. We have couture dresses for girls and women. We specialize in children and families, so don't worry, your children will feel right at home at our session or studio! Girls love to select a couture dress from our wardrobe and love to have their hair and makeup styled! It is a priceless moment! We love to incorporate children's hobbies and interests into our sessions, so don't stress, we will have a fabulous time!
If I am sick, can I reschedule my appointment? Absolutely! We understand that things can come up. Please call us as soon as you know, so we can reschedule.
Can you help me choose the photos to order and what I wish to do with them? Yes, absolutely! We are a full-service boutique studio. We offer fine art prints, albums, keepsake boxes, wall art and gift products with digital files.
How much are booking fees? Booking fees range from $100 to $300 depending on the type of session you are booking. All images and print products are bought after your session. How much you invest in your portraits depends on your individual wants and needs. We offer interest free payment plans for your session order. What's Next? Please contact Dara to discuss a custom session. Every session begins with a conversation. Contact the studio today. We can't wait to hear from you! 954-600-8988