FAQ

Do you shoot destination weddings?

I do shoot destination weddings! Contact me for pricing! Each destination wedding is different! I am always willing to work with you on pricing to get you what you need!

Will there be a second shooter?

You are able to add on a second shooter at the time of booking!

Can I extend the session on the day of?

Depending on how busy my schedule is you almost always can, be sure to ask right when you think you'll need extended coverage! I am always flexible and want to give you exactly what you need!

What kind of gear do you use?

I use Nikon! I have 2 Nikon camera bodies I bring with me!

Do I have to order prints through you?

I do offer prints for purchase! When I deliver your digital gallery to you, after you download the images, you will be able to order those images anywhere you would like. You can even print them off at home!

Where are you based?

I am based out of Cumberland, Maine! I love to travel and am always up for it!

Do you deliver raw or unedited images?

Editing is a huge part of my job and it has taken me to long to develop my style, I do not offer any raw or unedited images.

What is your turn around time for getting my photos back?

For weddings and all sessions I offer one month turn around time! Portrait sessions will be finished between 2- 4 weeks from your session datee.

What should I wear for my photoshoot?

Reach out to me and we can talk about what to wear! I also have a client closet I would be happy to send you photos of what I have if you are interested!

What is a print release?

A print release is what you can use to get your photos printed letting you order prints online! I suggest after people download, they put their images on a flash drive. That way you can bring your flash drive to get images printed and you can have these memories forever!

What if this is the first time I am in front of a camera and I am nervous/awkward?

I know things can be awkward at first especially if it is the first time we are meeting. I always try and make you laugh....even when I am not trying. I try and focus on getting you in your natural state feeling confident and free! Not to brag but I have been told I am the ultimate hype girl before!

How many images will I get from my lifestyle or family session?

I aways make sure to provide at least 30 edited images!

Do you offer mini sessions or shorter than an hour?

I do offer mini sessions! I usually post these on my instagram @emilysawchuckphotography if I am hosting them. I usually offer these during spring, holidays, and for special occasions. I am willing to work with you if you are interested in a shorter session, just reach out!

What if I need to cancel or reschedule?

If you need to reschedule I will work with you on this. Please let me know as soon as you need to reschedule based on both of our availability hopefully we can work something out! If you need to cancel, you will not get back your 50% non refundable retainer you paid in order to book.

Is there a deposit due in order to book?

Yes. I require a non refundable retainer due in order to book a session with me! Whether it is a wedding or a Portrait session this is a must.

Do I sign a contract before I book to ensure I am getting everything we agreed on?

Yes! I always always always use contracts! It is there to make sure both of our butts are covered! We go over these contracts together and make sure this is something we have created together based on your needs! Depending on needs, I make contracts custom for each client!