According to my clients; I am a premier Head-Shot and Portrait Photographer. I have always loved people, spending many years on radio I found it easy to make my guests comfortable. I use those same skills to make our session non-stressfull and fun.
We'll talk and laugh, smile and learn. Posing is minimal once you "get it"
Most sessions last about 2 hours, 90 minutes of shooting and 30 minutes review.
No limit on clothing changes - Hair and Makeup available - On Location or in studio session available - Corporate clients welcomed
TYPES OF SESSIONS
Business & Talent Portraits
All packages include a choice of backgrounds and the appropriate lighting for the style of your portraits. Props may be included if appropriate.
There is no limit on the number of exposures we take, our goal is to produce the most flattering image we can and one will be completely happy with.
Once the image are recorded, we will sit together and choose your favorites.
Retouching, cropping and color balancing will be applied to your favorites.
Images are available in color or black & white.
Your CD will include: High resolutions images for printed materials-Brochures, Business cards, press releases,
Low resolution images for social media-Facebook, Twitter, Linked etc.
Payment is due on the day of your session.
Portfolio Package $395.00
90 minute session
3 outfits& backgrounds
Full, half body & shots
Studio or outdoors
15 retouched images
CD containing high & low resolution files
Profile + Package $285.00
60 minute studio session
2 outfits & backgrounds
half body head shots
10 retouched images
CD containing high &low resolution images
Profile Package $175.00
30 minute studio session
1 outfit 7 background
Head shots ONLY
5 retouched image
CD containing high & low resolution images
Business Portraits at your Company at your company office
If you have 5 or more employees, we will come to your office with out portable studio.
Pricing for this service is based on how many hours you will need us for.
We offer half day and full day rates.
Please call for custom quote.
Generally I'll take about 200 Images per hour and present ALL to you for approval at session end, unless outdoor location.
The BIG Hour Session: (90 Min) $220.00
For those looking to update their existing Linkedin, Facebook, Corporate Newsletter, or Website Profile Picture. I spend 60 minutes with you allowing time for 2-3 shirt/jacket changes.
Example: Musician & Performer - Woman
The Shotgun Session: (30 Minutes) $100.00
Great for politicians, and those wanting new Profile pictures with no hassles or High cost.
Example: New Rochelle Mayor
Before you leave you have viewed and discarded or given 4-5 stars to images from our session, I make the 5 stars available to you on FaceBook to share with friends and family. The rest are uploaded for you, minor color correction are included.
All Sessions include an online Secured Gallery of your photos available same day as shoot. (Usually upload begins before you leave.)
Galleries remain available online for 3 months. The Gallery is where I make your High quality images available for your purchase. My vendors use only high quality materials for print your images, and framing and a multitude of choices are available. Products are shipped directly to you and usually all items are received within one week.
I like to shoot in a horizontal format. If you feel you need vertical shots or 3/4 shots during your session just let me know and I'd be happy to shoot them for you as well.
Re-Shoots - If you feel inspired and wish to return within 30 days I will charge you $100 for an hour of shooting.
RETOUCHING & PRINTING
My clients choose about 40% - 50% of the images during their first approval process.
Final delivery is about 10 Pictures cleaned up and finalized delivered on a low-res CD, I will include as many as you choose but only 10 will be cleaned up-if needed. High-res Prints are available via this website for purchase.
My Touch-up man is Jason T. He charges $45 per shot for touchup or specialty touches. Upon choosing your shots, he'll work on them and set up an appointment for you to view and approve the retouching. You will critique the shots along with Jason and he will fine tune the retouching to your liking. He does all his work on separate layers of the digital file, you'll be able to see the before and after of each shot before approving it for printing. You can also decide if you need postcards or business cards in addition to your 8x10's.
Printing through my website insure quality prints that will last a lifetime, you can order custom merchandise and frame as you choose.
All orders full-filled by Miller's Professional Imaging.
It works best the more options the better... I have a changing room available for you to stage clothing to allow us to pick the best for the look your trying to achieve.
HAIR & MAKEUP
I have 2 Makeup Artists available @ $75 per hour.
If your going to get a haircut please give it time to "fall" to look more natural.
Makeup is a requirement for all women, you cna apply it yourself or have one of my artists do it but without it you won't get the best out of our session. If you are applying your own, please start with a base keeping natural. I will have you apply more or remove as we shoot and go through clothing/scene changes.
I have a Henna and Body Makeup Artists available as well.
I offer 3 daily times for sessions. 10am, 2pm or 7pm Mon-Fri
1/2 deposit is due when scheduled and is non-refundable. If you cancel session within 48 hours your deposit is lost.
It's recommended that you re-schedule your shoot 72 hours ahead of time to retain your deposit applied towards the Total amount. I take Cash, Checks, Visa, Mastercard, Paypal. Payable to Aaron Kershaw Photography & Media
I am happy to meet with you for a free consultation, although it is not necessary. During the consultation we'll get to know each other and go over some of my techniques. Relationships are everything, our relationship with each other can be the key to me showing you a picture of You-You've never seen before...
Aaron Kershaw Photography & Media
STUDIO ON MAIN MEDIA
527 Main Street, New Rochelle, NY