Embark on a transformative 1:1 mentoring session. Beyond a mere session, this is an investment in elevating your art and turning your passion into a craft of joy and a business that thrives. Having walked a similar path, understanding the struggle of navigating this journey alone with countless unknowns, I'm here to be your guide and share openly my own learned skills and ways.
Your artistic exploration deserves a companion, and that's what this mentoring session is all about—support, guidance, and a shared passion for creativity.
A mentor session could be
// Discover and define your unique style.
// Portfolio & Website critique.
// Finding Inspiration.
// Attract and engage clients.
// Master the art of interaction during sessions.
// DIY and home studio setups.
// Posing Guides & Natural Interactions.
// Conceptualization to finding that perfect light.
// Editing and refine workflow
// Have all your burning questions answered
// Lots of laughs
____ When should I book?recommend booking as soon as you have your date in mind. For a newborn shoot, it's best to book about 2-3 months in advance to check in with me and my travel plans. For a family shoot, a few weeks before is usually good. For MINI sessions please keep an eye out for my newsletter, to sign up go to CONTACT PAGEAnd for weddings, 6 to 12 months in advance is ideal as I take a limited amount of weddings a year to ensure I can give my full attention to each couple.However, don't hesitate to reach out with short notice!
___ When is the best time to book my maternity sessionIt's a deeply personal decision, Mama, as it's all about how you feel and how you envision being captured. However, most mothers-to-be feel ready to showcase their bump between weeks 30 and 38. Reach out to me if you are ever in doubt!
___ Can my partner or my mom join the session?Yes, of course! Anyone is welcome. This session is yours to tailor to your preferences and enjoy. Just keep in mind that smaller groups tend to create a more intimate atmosphere. So, if you're aiming for that cozy vibe, think small.
___ Do you offer outfits?Yes, I provide access to a curated mama closet with sizes ranging from S to L. To view and access the available options, follow us on Instagram @kristinesclientcloset.
___ What if the weather is bad for my session?If the weather is not cooperative, we'll either move the shoot indoors or reschedule. I'll contact you the day before our session if the weather looks bad. Light wind, cloudy weather and drizzle is not a reason for rescheduling, sometimes these elements of nature is my favorites. If you're not comfortable with a home session, but long for that cozy indoor shoot, I offer a studio space that resembles a home. Scheduled upon request and with the expense added to invoice.
___ Can I obtain digital copies of my images?All your images are delivered as digital files and delivered in an online gallery. Your amount of files are included in your selected package are outlined under the package you've inquired about. You'll be provided with a viewing gallery containing 100-200 fully edited images. You can download the number of images included in your package or opt to buy additional ones for $55 per image. Alternatively, you have the option to upgrade to the full gallery
___ Do you offer prints?Browse the print store in your gallery. Once you've received your digital files, explore different print options such as sizes and finishes directly in the store. Transform your cherished moments into beautiful, tangible keepsakes effortlessly. For any specific preferences or questions, don't hesitate to reach out for assistance.
____ When will I be able to access my images?You'll have access to your images in a personal online gallery, which will be available within 3 weeks after your session. Your gallery is accesiable for up to 1 month. If you need more time, you can request a re-opening. If you need access over a year later, there will be requested a unarchiving fee of $100
___ How and when do I make payments?To secure your session date and time, you'll need to pay a non-refundable retainer fee upon booking, via a personal payment link. The remaining payment will be inquired on the day of your session. Payment is by Visa or PayPal.
___ What if I need to cancel or reschedule?Rescheduling is an option up to 4 weeks prior to your session. We can coordinate to find a mutually convenient alternative date at no additional charge. Upon booking, a non-refundable retainer is requested to secure your session. In the event of cancellation or rescheduling within 4 weeks of the session, the retainer will not be refunded. This policy is in place to account for the time, preparation, and potential income loss associated with the reserved date and time.
Engage in a 1.5-hour Zoom session with a personalized touch. Prior to our virtual meeting, a pre-Zoom questionnaire will be provided, ensuring a tailored and effective mentoring experience. Following our mentorship, anticipate a thoughtful follow-up email to keep the momentum of our session alive and provide additional support.