Choice Arts Session Guide & Pricing
Frequently Asked Questions
How long is a session?
Average family session takes about 60-80 minutes and
will include 35-50 edited images.
Mini-sessions are 40 minutes and includes 20 edited images in color
and some in black & white
Newborn sessions tend to run about 2-3 hours because of feedings
and other newborn needs.
Corporate management sessions tend to run 1-2 hours… groups some times longer.
How much does it cost?
Your photo session investment:
$175 for a 40 minute mini-session includes 20 edited images
$200 for a one hour session for 1-2 children (3 months and older)
includes 25-35 edited images*add $25 for each addition family members
$250 for a one hour session couples & engagement sessions includes 35 edited images
$275 for a one hour session for 3-5 children or one family includes 40-60 edited images
$325 for a one hour session for families larger than 5
(up to 8 people must only include up to 2 adults) includes 40-60 edited images
$250 for extended or large families or groups
(greater than 6 people with more than 2 adults)
$325 per hour for corporate management individual/group sessions
DVD of edited images must be purchased along with session:
$65 for a DVD of 25-60 edited images with a print authorization letter from
Choice Arts Photography so you can print as many where ever you like.
$45 for a DVD of 8-15 edited images with print authorization letter (mini-session).
$350 Maternity/Hospital & newborn package: includes 1 hr. hospital session
with newborn and 1 hr. at-home newborn session.
(please note pricing does not include photo cd or print products)
$550 Maternity and Baby Package: includes Maternity session
(1 hr.) with newborn session (1 hr.) and session at 3 months, 6months
and 12 months (can be a birthday session) photo shoots.
(pricing does not include photo cd)
**please add $40 for beach sessions or $15 for sessions
more than 30 minutes away.
$250-$350 Senior Portraits:
Price depends on location and number of clothing changes.
$175 mini senior session includes 1/2 hour with photographer in one
location and photo CD with 10-15 edited/toned images.
$250 includes 1 hour with photographer and up to 3 locations
and a photo CD with 25 edited/toned images.
$350 includes 2 hours with photographer
and up to 5 locations 40 edited/toned images.
What is included in the price?
1-2 hr. picture session (for maternity, newborn, children & family,
excludes specialty newborn and packages), for an additional $65 you can
order a DVD of the best edited photos from your session usually 15-40 images
and varies per shoot. (second DVD can be ordered for an additional $35)
How long does it take to get our pictures to us after the session?
CD of photos are ready within 14 days
Where do we take the pictures?
On location anywhere in Houston area.
I can offer ideas or you can tell me a place you have in mind.
For beach locations there is an addition $40 fee.
What if it rains or we get sick…or you get sick?
Please call as soon as you can for illnesses and I will for weather
related cancellations then we will reschedule for the next possible day.
When do you schedule sessions?
Sessions are scheduled on Tuesday, Wednesday evenings, Thursday,
Friday mornings and Saturday and Sunday. Commercial/Industrial
What should we wear?
I recommend not wearing all white or all black as a group
…details get lost with those two colors.
I love to see the personality of the kids or family come out in the photos
so wearingwhatever your style is really the best.
You want your pictures to reflect as much YOU as possible.
Do you take pictures indoors?
Yes… but, most of my sessions take place outdoors in natural light…
early morning or dusk which is the ideal time for best results.
Newborn sessions can be done at your home or location which
will have to be predetermined based on additional cost.
Do you do weddings?
No… Engagement and Bridal photos only…
Commercial or Industrial Photo shoots are done
on bid process due to complexity of each
How do I contact you?
I can be reached through email at ,
or through my website choicearts.org
then I will follow up by phone.