Frequently asked questions
The answer to all the questions you may have before your photo shoot, whether you are alone, as a couple, with friends or family.
1 - Before your photo session
- Is the photo shoot really free?
Indeed, you don't need to pay for the session before you receive your photos. At the end of your shoot, the photographer will give you a card and you will receive an email to get access to your private gallery. This way, you can choose the photos you like the most. There is no obligation to buy. The photo is 15€ each.
- How do I choose the location of my photo session?
First of all, the place must correspond to your desires, your personality. You have several choices of places, if none of them suit you, you can make a request by filling out the form.
- Can I come accompanied?
If you wish, however the person should not intervene during the shooting, unless the photographer requests it.
- What is the photographic style of your work?
You can find us on social networks:
Facebook: My Shooting Photo or via the following link: Facebook
Instagram: @myshootingphotoparis or via the following link: Instagram
- What time should I arrive?
The ideal is to arrive 5 to 10 minutes before the session, to make sure you get the most out of the session and not keep the photographer waiting.
- How long is the gift box valid?
Your e-kit is valid for 1 year from the date of purchase.
- I bought a gift box. Is it possible to get a refund if I can't make it ?
No, the offer is neither exchangeable, nor refundable, nor modifiable. We will try as much as possible to find a new niche if you have an impediment. In any case, please let us know as soon as possible and at least 24 hours before the photo session.
- I am not photogenic, how can I get beautiful photos?
This sentence often comes back from our clients. No need to worry, we are here to guide you and make this shooting a pleasant moment.
Take advantage of the experience of a photo shoot to gain confidence in front of the camera. Our photographers will put you at ease and will be able to capture the best of you!
- Why should I choose you?
My Shooting Photo is a service that specialises in photo portraits. Our photographers are selected according to precise criteria: photographic talent, pedagogy, reactivity.
Our mission: to sublimate you
- How should I dress?
As far as possible avoid T-shirts with inscriptions, use plain colours instead. Above all, choose clothes you are comfortable in. Also choose your style according to the type of photo you want to take:
Ex: Shirt and jacket for corporate photos or Jeans and T-shirt for a more casual style...
Don't hesitate to bring accessories (hat, glasses, scarf...Etc), it will bring a plus to your session.
- What happens if I cancel my photo shoot?
To cancel your photo session you just have to send us an email at the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at 06 67 40 42 35.
Cancellation must be made at least 24 hours before the scheduled time of the photo session. My Shooting Photo reserves the right not to accept the following bookings in case of abuse.
- I have a very precise idea of the photos I want.
Let's talk about it! If you have ideas that are important to you, we'll be happy to help you realize them.
- Is there a make-up artist and a hairdresser during the session?
We do not offer hair and make-up services before or during the photo shoot. However, you can call on a professional if you feel the need.
- Is it essential to have a make-up artist before my session?
It is not essential to call upon a make-up artist before your photo session. However, if you wish to call upon a professional make-up artist, we advise you to opt for something light and natural.
- Is it necessary to meet you before the shooting?
No, it is not necessary. We will give you all the necessary information (reminder, address of the meeting place, contact details of your photographer...) for the realization of your session.
- Can I bring several outfits?
Yes you can! That said, we advise you to bring only the tops. You will be able to easily and quickly change your jacket or sweater and quickly change your style.
- For pregnancy photo sessions, what is the best time to carry out the session?
The best time to see the pretty round belly is between the 7th and 8th month of pregnancy at around 28-34 weeks.
2 - Course of the session
- How is a session conducted?
First of all there is the meeting with the photographer. He will know how to put you at ease and will ask you a few questions in order to know your needs. Then the photo session will take place in a good mood. The photographer will propose you different ideas and several frames. Trust him, only he sees what happens in the lens. You will leave the photo shoot with a card on which will be written all the necessary information to find your online gallery.
- Am I guided by the photographer during the shooting ?
The photographer will guide you for the poses before giving free rein to your imagination and your desires, so that this session takes place in a good mood.
- If the photo session is longer than 30 minutes, do I have to pay extra?
The photographer may have an appointment right after you. In this case, he will not be able to go beyond the scheduled time. Otherwise a 5 minute overrun is allowed if you feel you don't have enough choice.
3 - After the session
- How many photos will be available in the gallery?
You will receive by email a link to your private photo gallery, with a set of minimum 30 quality photos. Please note that it is not the number that is important but the quality.
- I would like to order photos from a session in the past, is this possible?
After your photo session, you will have 1 month to order your pictures. This will give you time to think if you are hesitating.
- Are the photos retouched ?
All the photos are retouched in terms of contrast, light and colorimetry, for an optimal rendering.
- How long do we have to wait to see the photos?
You will receive an email within 72 hours maximum with a link to your private gallery.
- Is it possible to choose the photos you will publish?
Your photographer will take care of editing your photo session. He will propose the best of your shooting while remaining broad in his selection.
- What happens if I like very few or none of my photos?
This almost never happens. However, if you are not satisfied, no worries, there is no obligation to buy.
- Does the price of the photos change if there are several of us?
The price of the photos does not change if there are several of you. We consider that the photographer spends the same amount of time shooting if you are alone or in a group.
- Is there an offer to acquire all the photos?
Yes absolutely, the photos are at 15 euros each. But you also have the possibility to buy all the photos for 150 euros.
3 - Use of the photos
- How do you keep the pictures?
We keep your photographs on our sales partner's server. They are available for purchase for a period of 2 months after the photo shoot.
- Will you publish photos of me on Facebook, Instagram or on your site?
Never without your agreement. If you don't want your photos to be published, they will remain private. If you want them to be published, we will have you sign a contract (permission to publish) that will determine the use of the photos.
- Are my photos free of rights once I buy them?
You will be able to use your photographs as you wish: website, social networks, dating site. However, they cannot be used in an advertising campaign without our agreement and that of the photographer. In this case, please contact us by email: email@example.com.
4 - Payment
- How can I buy my photos?
You can pay for your photos by credit card, Visa, Master Card and American Express.