Rates

Events, performing arts, portraiture, engagements, real-estate and nature field research.

  • $115, an hour
  • $300, 4 hours
  • If your organization has charitable status, a charitable donation is an option.

 

All services include colour/white balancing edits and client access to image files to be downloaded and printed as desired. Depending on the type of shoot, 20-30 high-resolution photos per hour, culled from 200-400 photos. Additional edits include removing minor unwanted/distracting elements in the scene and minor cropping to best frame the photograph.

  • Portraiture and engagements: Generally one to two hours. One location and as time permits, one outfit change. Retouching services includes facial edits (whitening teeth, blemish removal).
  • Nature field research: Hourly rates can be adjusted depending on the project’s scope,

 

The hourly rate includes travel time to and from a location in the Victoria area, time photographing, uploading/cataloguing/culling/editing photographs, uploading files to my server for client downloads and any correspondence.  Usually, an hour of photography requires two to three additional hours to produce the final product.

 

Experience

Photography: 20 years experience with digital photography and accessories. 15 years experience providing diagnostic species documentation.

Digital services: 25 years working with Adobe products and post production services.

Event organizer: 25 years experience planning, organizing and participating in a range of events.  This includes producing press releases, sponsor packages, promotional materials and t-shirt designs. This experience allows me to be at ease in a hectic event environment and has fine tuned my understanding of the type of photography event organizers are hoping to obtain for various promotional purposes.