FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Who books an Embrace your Beautiful session?

Typically, a female who wants to do something for herself. A female who wants to feel strong, confident, sexy and empowered.

What is the age group of the women you shoot?

All ages. Seriously! If you are under 135 years old then I will take your photos. Each session is created for where you are at in this time of your life. Confidence is instilled in every session no matter what your age.

What do I get when I book you?

We do a lot of conversing before the session to help get you prepared. The session can last anywhere from 2 to 8 hours depending on the package you choose. High resolution images, prints, books, mobile gallery, and slideshows are all offered.

Do you offer hair and makeup?

Yes, those services are provided depending on what package you choose.

Where do we shoot?

The location can be chosen by you or I can choose for you. It should reflect the style of session you would like to be a part of. Options include but are not limited to your home, a friend’s home, the beach, a rented house, outside, a boat, a hotel room and/or a combination of different locations. Think outside of the box!

What do I wear?

Once you book your shoot we will dive right into the look you are going for. I will provide tons of inspiration through style boards and conversation. I will also, help with styling your looks the day of the session.

When can I expect my images?

The digital images will be done 4-6 weeks after your session. Any products, i.e. books, metal wall hangings, or prints can take up to 8 weeks.

Do you publish my photos?

Not unless you give me your permission. I do offer a discount if you give me your consent to use the images in my portfolio.

Do you edit the photos?

All photos you receive will be edited. That being said, I will not airbrush your photos to where you look like a porcelain doll or make you 20 pounds lighter. I only take out major blemishes and touch up skin to bring out your best beautiful.

I don’t know what to do in front of the camera, will you help me?

Yes! Nerves are to be expected. Between music of your choice and my posing instructions I will help you feel more comfortable in front of the camera.

How do I book a session?

Please send me an e-mail to start the process (go to the “contact” page for all the details). A nonrefundable retainer is required to book your session date. Once the retainer is paid give yourself at least three weeks to prepare and plan!

Do you shoot other sessions?

Yes, please go to lauraringphotography.com for more details.