My Portrait Session Packages Explained
Around 8 years ago I was bought a fabulous gift, a professional photoshoot for myself and my daughter. I was so excited and when the day arrived, I couldn't wait. The photoshoot itself was amazing, we both loved every minute. The photographer was fantastic, Ellie was relaxed, and to say I didn't want any photographs of myself I was pretty much fabulous-ing it up in front of the camera for most of the photoshoot!
Then came the time for the viewing of the photographs. It was a promotional photoshoot, the session was free along with one 5x7 print. When they told me the prices my heart sunk. There was absolutely no way I could afford one extra print let alone a few. Now, please don't get me wrong, this isn't about what other photographers charge, we all have bills to pay and families to feed. There probably will be people out there that could afford something a little more expensive, but unfortunately at the time, that wasn't me. I was a single mum with a baby, so professional photographs were just out of the question. But because I have such wonderful people in my life, I was bought a couple of prints as part of my present, and I still love them to this day.
Now my little girl is now heading towards teenager-hood (argh) I think back to all of those beautiful photographs of my baby that were deleted; disappearing into cyberspace, never to be seen again. It makes me feel so sad.
The good news is: When I'm taking your photographs you don't have to take a second mortgage out to have those beautiful photographs placed on your wall.
After I had graduated and first started my