frequently asked questions

Do you require a deposit?

​Yes, we require a 10% deposit (of total price) to reserve your wedding date.  The deposit will be deducted from the total price.


When do I need to pay the remaining balance?

We require the remaining balance to be paid in full 2 days prior to your event or session date. 


Will you travel outside of the Raleigh area?

Yes, however we will apply a mileage fee if your session or event is outside of a 50 mile radius from downtown Raleigh. 


Do you provide a free consultation?

Yes!  We would be more than happy to meet with you to discuss the details and any questions you may have. 


Is the professional make-up service offered in every package?

This valuable service can be added to your photography package at a very reasonable rate!  Karen Matthew's Make-up Artistry serves on location and has over 25 years of professional experience working with and managing the top cosmetic companies in the industry.  Please visit our Rates page for add-on prices and her website for additional information. 


What exactly is Bride's Bites and Groom's Grub?

This delightful addition will make your wedding day serene!  Don't worry about what to eat while you and your wedding party gets ready.  Add this option to your package and have gourmet, bite-size hors d'oeuvres to calm your hunger that will not ruin make-up or the tux!