Groupon vouchers

 

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

 

Q: How do I book my photo shoot?

A: Please email us at info@apricotlime.com to schedule an appointment. Mention your name and phone number (best cell phone number) as well as 2 or 3 suggested dates and times that work best for you.

e.g. Tuesday March 19th from 9am to 12pm; Friday March 29th from 6pm to 8pm.
We will always do our best to accommodate your request.

 

Q: Do I need to bring my voucher with me?

A: Yes, please bring your voucher or send it to us by email in advance.

 

Q: What kind of photo shoot can I do?

A: It can be anything! e.g. family session, newborn session, maternity session, personal portraits, boudoir session, fine art portraits, etc. The deal does NOT include photography for commercial purposes. e.g. model portfolio, corporate headshots, product photography, etc. Please note that the best time for newborn photo session is during the first 7-10 days after birth.

 

Q: How many people can attend a portrait session?

A: The deal includes photography for up to 4 people. Due to the size of our studio, we can comfortably accommodate 4 people. However, bringing more people for an extra fee may be possible, so please inquire in advance.

 

Q: Can I bring my pet?

A: Yes, however, please inquire about this possibility in advance. There might be an extra fee.

 

Q: Do I have to do my own hair and makeup?

A: We encourage you to arrive camera-ready as the deal does not include makeup and hair styling. However, if you wish to have your makeup done by a makeup artist at our studio, please contact us. We work with several makeup artists and your makeup can be done at our studio for an additional fee. This is subject to availability.

 

Q: How many outfits can I bring?

A: As many as you want! It is best to avoid stripes and patterns in your clothing. Please note that changing outfits takes time and we might have less time for actual photography. We also encourage you to bring props, e.g. flowers, hats, jewelry, toys or anything else that might add some ‘funk’ to your images.

 

Q: How will I see my photos?

A: Within a few days after the shoot we’ll upload the proofs from your session to a password-protected online gallery for you to look through (low-res files, not good for print). Then, you’ll be able to choose which ones you want to be edited and printed.

 

Q: How do I get my prints?

A: Once you have submitted your selection of photos to us, it will take up to 2 weeks for prints to be ready for pickup.

 

Q: Can I order more prints? Can I buy digital images?

A: Yes! If you wish, you can order more prints (see pricing below), and/or buy digital images for unlimited printing as you might need. However, you are not required to buy anything.

 

Q: Will my photos be watermarked?

A: Absolutely not! We believe that watermarks in printed materials for personal use ruin the atmosphere and moment in the photo.
Q: Do you offer albums and canvas prints?

A: Of course! We are extremely happy with the quality of our albums and gallery wraps. Our samples are displayed at our studio.

 

Q: Will you display my photos on your website?

A: We might choose some of your images to be displayed on our website, Facebook page, printed materials, etc. If you do not want your photos to be displayed, please let us know in writing.

 

Q: How long do you keep our photos for?

A: Your photos are kept for 3 months from the date of the photo shoot. If you’d like to reorder some prints or digital files, please do so before the expiration of the 3-month period.

 

Q: What is the pricing for prints? Can I buy digital files?

A: Here are the prices for the most popular print sizes:

4×6” – $10
5×7” – $14
8×10” – $18
11×14” – $25
16×20” – $55

Yes, you are welcome to buy digital files. Digital images are not watermarked and you will be able to print them yourself in any quantity once you get them. They come in packages. The minimum package for digital files is 10 photos, $100. Each additional digital image is $10.

More detailed pricing information is available at our studio.