Wedding Prices

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All wedding packages include basic editing with a highlight gallery that comes out sooner than the rest that have a little extra attention on the editing.  This is not the same as heavy editing.  Yes, I can do heavy editing such as extra Photoshop work or airbrushing  but it is extra.  

 

All packages can be customized as well...so ask if you don't see exactly what you are looking for.  

 

All packages come with a custom designed box and flash drive.

 

Weddings with 60 or more guests include a second shooter (second shooter is only charged at $50 and hour.  Very large weddings require a 3rd shooter at times.

 

$500 retainer due at booking time to hold the date then half the remainder is due 3 weeks before the wedding and the other half the day of the wedding.

Full Wedding Day Packages - Fill out the form below for a full quote

Base Package for small to average sized weddings with 25 to 50 guests starts at 2200 with one photographer, Ce and an assistant and 2nd photographer starts around 2650 for over 60 guests, see below form for smaller weddings, read below for additions for larger weddings, and all can be customized, average client spends about 2800 to 3600 for full day coverage and/or with albums up to 6000 for Chinese and Indian weddings with two ceremonies over two or more days with albums.

Base Pricing: - can change to be lower or higher depending on how many guests, locations and such. 

I am open to discounts or offers of trade of services and/or barters for wedding photography as well if  it is something that I can use or benefit from.

Up to 6 hours of coverage.

Ask for price on form for less than 6 hours of coverage or see below form for Elopements and Very Small Weddings.

15% discount for Military and other special community service jobs (firefighters, police etc...).

10% discount for Sunset Cliffs area since I live there and will save gas and time.

Lake Havasu discounts when I am already traveling out there which is often spring winter and fall, so ask.

  • $2200 with Ce as the only photographer (add a second shooter with 3 hr minimum with them for 250 or 450 for the full 6.5 hrs, highly recommended) 

  • $2650 with Ce and a second photographer (required if over 50 guests). 

  • $200 per hr after (ea hr includes 80-120 images edited).  $250 per hr after w/ 2 photographers

  • $250 Add a 1.5 hr Engagement Session with sign book for reception.  $450 if you are not booked for a wedding with me.

  • Albums are additional ask about them in the form. I can over many choices from high end to coffee table options.

Inclusive Larger packages:

  • $3,400 8 to 10 hrs. 

  • $3,600 10 to 12 hrs.

  •    Unlimited hrs up to 10/12 hrs max coverage for one day. Includes 2 photographers and an assistant. For full day with unlimited travel spots within the wedding day a great deal with a few extras for those who want 8 hours or more  up to 12 hrs.  Additional days of the same weekend will get large discounts.  It is the same price for 8-10 or 10-12 hrs for this package but includes up to an hour of getting ready before any formal photos of the girls by me and the boys by my second photographer and at least an hour of open dancing after the main reception events.  This is a great package for those who want the whole day covered and don't want to worry about watching hours.  This can include a bonus of 2 choices from the following for only an additional $200 (a very discounted price from the usual discount of  a $200 price for each with a full wedding day booked.  Add more than two options for $150 each:

      • a proof album with all the photos given (usually around 800 to 1200 or so.  80-120 images per hour on average.) 

      • coffee table book with 20 pages designed (add 100 to add on price for design work if additional rounds of design up to 3 are needed).

      • 20x30 canvas or metal print.

      • 200 artistically edited (my choice, usually the teasers, plus 30 of your choice) see samples here

      • 1.5 hr engagement session the day before or the day after with 150 to 200 edited images  

      • OR upgrade to just one choice of a 20 side leather or canvas lay flat design album for an additional $400.  These albums usually run from $800 to $1000.  See samples here.

      • Additional albums are extra.

  • $3,900 Destinations in US for 8 to 9 hrs coverage from an hr of getting ready before any formal photos to an hour or so of open dancing after reception events (we can discuss lower rates for less hrs or room and board accommodations being available) 250 for ea additional hr after 9 needed.  Travel to most locations in the US and will include a second photographer from our network with wedding photographers either my usual second or someone in your area.  A bonus of one choice from the following ($200 for each additional option except album upgrade):

    • a proof album with all the photos given (usually around 1200 or so) 

    • coffee table book with 20 pages designed

    • 20x30 canvas or metal print.

    • 200 artistically edited (my choice, usually the teasers, plus 30 of your choice) see samples here

    • 1.5 hr engagement session the day before or the day after with 150 to 200 edited images  

    • OR upgrade to just one choice of a 20 side leather or canvas lay flat design album for an additional $400.  These albums usually run from $800 to $1000.  See samples here.

    • Additional albums are extra.

  • International weddings, ask, will very according to details. 

 

All images edited with basic editing with an average of 80-120 per hr at High Res with full rights to print.  Add artistic editing (see here) for $200 for 200 images, I can choose them or you can.  Why is this separate but reasonable?  I believe you will want basic editing on your images to remain timeless.  The artistic fads come and go.  You will get both if you add it on.  Airbrushing is extra as well and you can get 25 airbrushed photos for $75 or ala carte at $7 ea. (prices are with begin hired for a full wedding).

Fill out the form below so I can give you a better full quote.  See below the form for Elopements and Small Weddings.

If you have something else that you think might justify a discount mention it in the form below.  I am open to barter or vacations included in destination weddings.

Elopements and Very Small Weddings

(less than 20 people total and no more than 5 hours)

 

 

 

 

 

up to 2 hours - No second shooter, just an assistant.

Ce as the main photographer, Steve as the assistant for lighting and equipment (not shooting).  Add a second shooter for $150 for the 1.5/2 hrs Highly recommended.  Each additional hour is $200 an hour ($250 an hour with a second shooter).  More time = more photos as well. Second shooter = more photos and angles/coverage.

 

A) $590 - includes a flash drive with all edited images at high res (roughly 200 images give or take with basic editing). 80-100 images give or take for highlight gallery with a little  extra attention on the editing.

 

B) $1090 - Same as package A but with small 8x8 (you can upgrade to larger) high end album with 10 sides/20 pages .

 

 C) $1420 - Same as package B but with small 8x8 high end album and one parent album.

 

 

Just Ceremony and Formal photos

Ceremony, family photos and romantic/couple photos = 1.5  to 2 hours total if more time needed (Larger weddings may not be able to fit a 2 hour window for coverage or may need a second shooter at an additional 150 ) package prices above apply.

 

 

upto 2 hours - No second shooter, just an assistant.

Ce as the main photographer, Steve as the assistant for lighting and equipment (not shooting).  Add a second shooter for $150 (Highly recommended).  Second shooter means more photos and angles/coverage as well. If 3 hours is desired costs start at 150 more on the packages below (Not including a second photographer.  A second photographer is an additional 150 as well).

 

A) $690 - includes a flash drive with all edited images at high res. Roughly 250 images give or take with basic editing.  80-100 images give or take for highlight gallery with a little extra attention on the editing. 

 

B) $1190 - Same as package A but with small 8x8 (you can upgrade to larger) high end album with 10 sides/20 pages..

 

 C) $1420 - Same as package B but with small 8x8 high end album and one parent album.