Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ):


What kind of equipment do you use?

Our collection of cameras consist of professional Nikon DSLR full frame cameras along with top of the line Nikon and Sigma lenses and Nikon flashes.

Do you have a back-up camera if your main one fails?  


Do I need to sign an agreement/contract before the session or event?  


Is there a retainer fee required?  


How much is the retainer fee?  

33% of total package price.

When is the retainer fee due?  

Upon signing of contract.

Is my retainer fee reimbursable?  

Yes only under one condition that the photographer cancels the session for any reason.

Does the company have insurance?


What happens if the weather is cloudy or rainy the day of our shoot?  

If the weather is cloudy the session will still take place.  Actually overcast/cloudy weather works as a benefit for taking pictures outdoor.  You will receive better results in overcast/cloudy days as opposed to mid day harsh sun.  If it rains and the session cannot be done due to that fact then the photographer and client will reschedule.

Do I get a digital copy of my pictures from my session? 


Do I get a digital copy of my pictures from my event? 


What is the rate for special events such as sweet-sixteens baptisms birthday parties family events etc?

$125.00 per hour.

What is the rate for a wedding? 

All weddings are $145.00 per hour.

Is there a travel fee?

Yes any distance over 15 miles one way from my studio is subject to $1.00 per mile.

Am I (client) responsible for parking fees and tolls?


What does the wedding service include?  

It includes my creative eye.  No no thats not all.  Clients will receive a full resolution CD of images with basic editing.  All wedding booked 8 hours or more will receive 0ne 16×20 professionally developed Lustre print.  This image will be professionally edited.

On what kind of paper are the pictures printed on?  

Kodak Professional.

Do you we offer any discount?  

All returning clients receive 15% off any regular priced session (excluding events and weddings services).    Become a fan on my facebook page and receive special promotions. Click here and follow my work on facebook.  Also on Instagram @markiphotographynyc

Any additional questions?  

Contact me by clicking here.

Thank you and I hope to capture your memories.