FAQ Maternity – Pregnancy Photoshoot


Frequently asked questions for  Maternity Photoshoot
 

CAN I ALSO HAVE A FAMILY PICTURE TAKEN DURING MY MATERNITY PHOTOSHOOT?
Yes, as long as it is kept to a maximum of two pictures which involves you too.

DO I GET TO CHOOSE THE PICTURES OF MY PREGNANCY PHOTOSHOOT BEFORE EDITING?
Yes, upon request you can choose. We shall share a link of the pictures in about 3-4 days time of which you can shortlist the pictures for post processing.

DO YOU PROVIDE MATERNITY GOWNS FOR RENT?
Yes we do. We have options of 5 costumes.

HOW MUCH TIME DO YOU TAKE TO DELIVER THE EDITED SOFT COPIES OF THE PHOTOGRAPHS OF MY MATERNITY SHOOT?
Generally between 2-3 weeks.

HOW SOON SHOULD I BOOK MY SESSION?
It’s never too early to schedule your maternity session. Sometimes I can accommodate last minute requests, but I recommend a 3-4 week notice to be on safer side.

IS THE HUSBAND INCLUDED IN THE PHOTO SHOOT?
Yes, we recommend you to have at least a few pictures with your husband, and they make the memories lively and funny.

WHAT SHOULD I WEAR FOR A MATERNITY SHOOT?
Simple Solid colours are best. Common Maternity costumes recommended are Gowns, Dresses with or without tails. Ideally, a long dress or gown that showcases your belly.

WHEN IS THE BEST TIME FOR ME TO SCHEDULE MY PREGNANCY SHOOT?
28 to 34 weeks is the best time for maternity shoot we have also shot mothers upto the last week of maternity

How much does it cost for Maternity shoot?
You can always refer our packages on our website https://portfoliofashion.com/pregnancy-maternity-photoshoot-cost/

Is it Mandatory to hire a Make-up Artist and hair stylist?
Some mothers decide to do their own make-up and hair to look natural to their everyday look. While some prefer a glamorous look for which they would want a professional makeup artist for the same. The look truly depends on the style you want to showcase. Just think of how you want to see yourself like your style or keep it simple.

How about the Maternity Props?
Yes, Basic Maternity props are included in our photo shoot package like written Pla cards, Baby shoes, Bubbles, Tiara, etc.
You are always welcome to add on any particular props you are looking for or any theme based props too.

How long will the photo session take place?
Depending on our respective package it will take approx. 2-3 hours.
Make sure you are well rested before coming in for the shoot. A good photographer should also be able to make you feel comfortable in the shoot, and provide you breaks during the session so you may rest.

Will you help in deciding the location?
You are always free to keep your preferences in terms of ideal locations.
We always suggest or prefer to go for natural outside areas, greenbelts, parks, downtown areas, buildings or other scenic locations.
It can also be done at the studio location with limited backdrops or other restrictions

Do I get a consultation?
Yes, the consultation is one of the most essential parts to making the photo shoot successful. It can be done either on call/whats app or can be done at our office as well. There we discuss what to expect on the day of the shoot, location, your style, whether any siblings want to be in the photos and any themes you want to incorporate into the photo shoot.

What is the best time of the day to shoot?
Preferably early morning during sunrise or 1-2 hours before sunset) to allow full usage of natural daylight.

Will the photographer help or guide me in terms of posing difficulties?
Yes, respective photographers should be working with you and your body type for the posing styles, such as where to look and how to position your hands nicely. A great photographer would also know how to photograph you with various angles so that you are photographed at your best!