Because each wedding is unique and has different needs for photography, Stephanie is willing to customize a photography collection to fulfill the wishes of the couple and their families. She creates custom coverage based on the number of hours, choice of proofing style and album selection. Her most popular collection includes eight hours of wedding day coverage, a complete set of “First Edition” 4×6 photographs and a beautiful leather album custom designed with 125 favorite images. This complete coverage is $6500.
**Saturday weddings from April through October have a minimum of $3750.
Portrait fees vary to fit the needs of each individual or family. Creative session fees range from a minimum of $250 to $1000 based on the number of people and location. The creative session fee includes a photo session with Stephanie Hogue and a collection of images. Soon after your creative session, images will be posted online for viewing and presented in the studio for a formal viewing.
Commercial rates vary based on the details of the job: amount of hours, complexity of the job and usage of the images. Rates can vary from $500 for the first hour to $5000 per day for creation fees.
Frequently Asked Questions
“How do I book a wedding date?”
In order to book a wedding, please first confirm that the date is available. A date cannot be guaranteed until a $1000 retainer and a signed “Photo Agreement” have been submitted. The studio gladly accepts all major credit cards.
“How far in advance do I need to book a wedding date?”
Saturdays from April through October are most popular and may get booked six months to a year in advance. The rest of the year and days other than Saturday are more flexible and often available. Please call or email the studio to check availability.
“Do you work with an assistant?”
Stephanie brings an assistant to every wedding unless a special arrangement has been made. The assistant will also photograph throughout the day for an added perspective.
“What kind of equipment do you use?”
Stephanie always uses the top of the line camera equipment. She is 100% digital and uses the Canon line of cameras and professional line of “L” lenses. Multiple cameras, lenses and flashes are brought to every event.
How long have you been a photographer?
Stephanie has been working full time as a professional photographer since 1993. Over the years she has photographed hundreds of weddings and brings a wealth of experience to every event.