What is your retainer fee? When is payment due?
Our retainer fee to reserve your date is $1,000. This counts toward your payment balance and is due when signing the contract to reserve your date. The remainder of your balance is due 30 days before your wedding.
Do you accept credit cards?
We accept cash, checks, and credit cards via PayPal.
How long are engagement sessions?
Engagement sessions can last anywhere from 45 minutes to 1.5 hours, depending on what we have planned. Most couples plan two outfits and two nearby locations.
When will I receive my pictures?
For any St. Louis portrait session, (engagement, maternity, senior, etc.) you will receive your photos via an online gallery 3 weeks after the session.
For St. Louis weddings, you will receive your photos via an online gallery 4 weeks after your wedding.
Will I receive the digital files and a printing release?
Yes! An online gallery and printing release is included with every portrait and wedding package. From this gallery you will be able to download your images, share your favorites to social media, and order prints. View an example of the online gallery here.
How many St. Louis wedding photographers will there be at my wedding?
Two. We find that by having two St. Louis wedding photographers at your event, your wedding photography needs can best be met, all while ensuring that nothing gets missed on your big day. Meet the St Louis wedding photographers here.
How many hours of wedding day coverage do we need?
Typically, you will want your wedding photographer to be with you to document all the important moments of your wedding day, from getting ready to the reception. Typical coverage requirements for your wedding day will range from 8-10 hours. Weddings with a ceremony that lasts an hour or more are encouraged to reserve 10-12 hours with the photographers.
Do you travel for portrait sessions or do destination weddings?
Yes! We absolutely love to travel! We have traveled to Hilton Head (South Carolina), Savannah (Georgia), Panama City (Florida), Chicago (Illinois), and Cleveland (Ohio) for shoots and weddings! We can’t wait to add more cities to this list!
For The Moment Photography is a St Louis wedding photographer based in Belleville, IL offering wedding photography in the St. Louis metro area, Chicago IL, Destin FL and destinations worldwide.
For more information about this Saint Louis wedding photographer, please visit www.forthemomentphoto.com or call 618.980.3295