Frequently answered questions ....about Velvet Storm Photography
How do we enquire?
Our contact page is a good place to start. The more detail you can provide the better - choosing your photographers should be open and frank discussion so we all are right for each other.
What are our prices?
All our packages are all listed under the packages heading on the website www.velvetstorm.co.uk/packages We encourage you to contact us with details so that we can provide you with more information - please complete the contact form at the bottom of the packages page.
Do we travel & work internationally?
Yes and yes again, we love to travel! We are based in Sussex and we cover the whole of the UK. Please contact us for more details about destination wedding photography and bespoke quote.
Do you charge extra for travel and accommodation?
Yes we do if your wedding is a bit of a drive away we may need a hotel for the night before and the night of the wedding. We can be on our feet for up to 8/10 hours and the long drive at the start of the end of the day isn't preferable. Please get in touch for a bespoke quote including travel and accommodation.
Do we offer albums?
Yes we have some wonderful designed albums included in two of our packages we will send you details of these when you get in contact with us.
Who owns the photos?
With Velvet Storm you own the copyright on the photos and you can print and share images as much as you like. We do just ask that we use a couple of your images for promotional purposes.
How do we supply images?
You'll receive fully processed high resolution JPEGs on an unique USB stick. We do not release raw files.
Do we do vintage wedding photography?
This is a bit of a misnomer as vintage wedding photography doesn't really exist. We certainly don't walk around with our fashion plate cameras. If your wedding has a vintage twist in the photographs we take will certainly have a vintage theme to them. We use a selection of professional edit techniques to creative the vintage feel.
What equipment do you use?
We use professional Canon camera bodies high end Canon flash units and Canon L series lenses the best they make.
How long will you be with us for?
We don't have a set start and finish time a usual day for is about 8/10 hours generally.
How many images will be receive?
Absolutely loads, we can edit anywhere between 250–350 great photographs from your day.
How do we book you for our wedding?
You can contact us through our contact page or email us directly. We only ask for £150 booking fee to secure your date for you and the rest of the fee is due 30 days before your wedding.
Food & Drink?
Velvet Storm would like to have a meal / food contribution set aside for both photographers on the day - we need to eat too !!! That would be lovely ....
Do you offer pre-wedding shoots?
Yes we do.... A pre-wedding photographic shoot can be included into the PLUSH package for an *extra cost this for us all to get comfortable working with each other, as well as trialling any shots and ideas you have. We will also be able to advise you on how to get the most enjoyment and satisfaction from your wedding photographs from experience lots of our couples have loved this opportunity as not only does it relax and ease the pressure - it also gives you a beautiful set of images together. All your wedding and pre-wedding images are supplied copyright free and are presented on your final wedding USB.