Q: WHAT MAKES YOUR WORK DIFFERENT FROM EVERYONE ELSE?

A: I take all of my photos in intimate, relaxed settings and use all forms lighting to achive the ideal look. I strive to make your experience stress-free by being flexible, professional, and keeping you as my top priority. 

Q. WHEN SHOULD I BOOK MY SESSION OR WEDDING?

A: Portrait sessions can be scheduled year round. Please keep things like weather, and season in mind when inquiring. I shoot most portraits during early mornings and engagements 2 hours prior to sunset on Sunday's. I suggest booking 3 to 6 weeks in advance as a limited number of sessions are scheduled each month. Weekday appointments are available based on availability. Contact me to schedule your session at elena@belleimageryportraits.com

Weddings can be booked up to 12 - 8 months in advance. Engagement sessions are scheduled for Sunday evenings. Saturday and Weekday appointments are available based on season availability. 

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Q: WILL I GET A PRINT RELEASE AFTER my session or event AND WHAT SIZE CAN i PRINT my PHOTOS UP TO?

A: Yes! Upon receiving your images, you will also get a personal print release. I recommend getting images printed through my professional lab. To ensure image quality, prints and products are offered through Belle Imagery Portraits. In most cases, you can print your photos up to 8x10 (standard size prints). Larger print and products require additional post-production.  

Q: HOW MANY PHOTOGRAPHERS WILL BE AT OUR WEDDING?

A: intimate wedding collections come with 1-2 photographers  the entire range of a wedding. 

Q: WHEN WILL my IMAGES AND PRINT PRODUCTS BE AVAILABLE ?

A: Within a few days of your session or wedding, I'll release a sweet sneak peek of images on Instagram & Facebook @belleimageryportraits. Then, a few more on my blog within a week. Final edits take up 1-2 weeks for portrait session & 3-4 weeks depending on the the scale of your wedding and the time of year. Post-production and album & artwork designs are done in-house, personally by me with love and take 6-8 weeks.

Q. I DO NOT WANT MY IMAGES POSTED?

A. If for some reason you do not wish for your images posted via BIP's social media, blog, or website please let me know at the time of booking your sessio, engagement, or wedding. Sharing you beautiful images is a form of storytelling and marketing. There is a 20% fee added on top of your collection, if you opt out.

Q.HOW MANY IMAGES DO YOU DELIVER?

A. I believe in quality over quantity. The average wedding image delivery is 400-600+ images depending on the wedding day coverage. 

Q: DO I REALLY NEED AN ALBUM & PRINTS with my session?

A: YES!!!!! I believe in and value printed artwork. Your investment in photography, should include tangible printed keepsake of your cherished memories. I know how easy it is for CD’s and USB drives of photos to sit in drawers or boxes, waiting to be printed off. I want you to walk away with art that invokes feeling and tells your story. I'll take care of all your printing needs which let's you kick back and relax. yourin great hands.

Q. What type of products do you offer?

A. I offer luxe designs of all my products, ranging from fine art albums to wall art work & cusotm framing. 

Q: DO I HAVE TO ORDER PRINTS THROUGH YOU?

A: I highly recommend ordering prints through myself and my professional vendors, but it is not required. The difference in quality is huge when it comes to ordering through a professional lab, so I encourage clients to let me help with prints! You will have the option to order prints and any additional collection products through your gallery.

Q: HOW DO I BOOK a session WITH YOU?

A: Send me a message and let's get the conversation started.

You can secure your date with a signed contract and a non-refundable deposit of 50% of your collection, due at the time of booking. Your deposit will be applied towards your collection and the balance is due 2 days prior to your session. My booking system is entirely online, so let me know as soon as you are ready to reserve your date and I will send you a private link to your booking proposal.

Q: WHAT  TYPE OF PAYMENT DO YOU ACCEPT?
A:  Credit/Debit cards, Cash and checks are accepted. Applicable MD state sales tax will be applied to your collection & product purchases.

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THANK YOU SO MUCH!

I know you have unlimited options when it comes to choosing a photographer. I am honored that you have considered me to document your cherished moments. It is my goal to exceed your expectations with excellent customer service, quality, and beautiful imagery.