What is Brand Photography?

Brand photography tells YOUR brand story through a variety of lifestyle and environmental portraits, behind the scenes photography, and on-brand stock photos. 

Brand portraits are more than a generic headshot - they capture your personality and attract your dream clients by helping them know, like and trust you!

They provide a variety of images that you can use to stand out on your social media, website, blog, articles, and marketing campaigns.

 They're also a fantastic way to help your clients understand what what you do, how you do it and what is unique about you and your services! 

What is 
Brand Photography?

Brand photography tells YOUR brand story through a variety of lifestyle and environmental portraits, behind the scenes photography, and on-brand stock photos. 

Brand portraits are more than a generic headshot - they capture your personality and attract your dream clients by helping them know, like and trust you!

They provide a variety of images that you can use to stand out on your social media, website, blog, articles, and marketing campaigns.

 They're also a fantastic way to help your clients understand what what you do, how you do it and what is unique about you and your services! 

The Process

How It Works

Get In Touch

Book a Call!

I would love to learn more about you and your business, your vision for your photography session, and how I can help you!

When you're ready to book, we'll secure your booking with a contract and invoice for the retainer - then we're official! 


Get In Touch

Book a Call!

I would love to learn more about you, your business, your vision for your photography session, and how I can help you!

When you're ready to book, we'll secure your booking with a contract and invoice for the retainer - then we're official! 

Brand Vision!

You'll start by completing a detailed brand questionnaire. Your answers will help me bring your brand vision to life and ensure that your photos resonate with your brand!

We’ll also begin a Pinterest mood board full of ideas for your shoot.

Brand Vision!

I’ll email you a detailed brand questionnaire. Your answers will help me bring your brand vision to life and ensure that your photos resonate with your brand!

We’ll also start a Pinterest mood board full of ideas for your shoot.

Strategy Call!


We’ll have a virtual strategy call to plan out wardrobe ideas, shoot locations, shot lists, prop picks, poses and more!

You'll also receive a creative brief and shot list for your photography session following our strategy call.


Strategy Call!


We’ll have a virtual strategy call to plan out wardrobe ideas, shoot locations, shot lists, prop picks, poses and more!

You'll also receive a creative brief and shot list for your photography session following our strategy call.


Photoshoot Day!

Let's have some fun getting photos of you that you love!

We'll get a variety of images at different locations with many different outfits, props, and poses!

Don't know how to pose? No problem! That's one of my specialities - helping you get into flattering poses which resonate with your brand.

Photoshoot Day!

Let's have some fun getting photos of you that you love!

We'll get a variety of images at different locations with many different outfits, props and poses!

Don't know how to pose? No problem! That's one of my specialities - helping you get into flattering poses which resonate with your brand.


You'll receive a gorgeous online gallery of photos to choose from approximately 1 week after your photography session!

You'll then choose your favourite photos for retouching (the number of photos is based on the package you choose).

Additional photos are available for purchase. 

Proof Gallery

You'll receive a gorgeous online gallery of photos to choose from! You'll then choose your photos (the number of photos is based on the package you choose) and then I'll retouch those ones! 

Additional photos are also available for purchase. 

Proof Gallery

Download Your Photos!

I'll load your edited photos into your final photo gallery and you'll be able to download them from there! 

You'll have the option of downloading high resolution images (good for printing on marketing materials or books) and websize images (small images which load faster on your website and social media). 

Note: the editing process takes approximately 3 weeks, so please book early if you need your photos by a particular deadline.

Download Your Photos!

I'll load your edited photos into your final photo gallery and you'll be able to download them from there! 

You'll have the option of downloading high resolution images (good for printing on marketing materials or books) and websize images (small images which load faster on your website and social media). 

Note: the editing process takes approximately 3 weeks, so please book early if you need your photos by a particular deadline.

Brand Photography Session Investment

Investment

Prices starting at $3100

Brand Questionnaire
Pre-photoshoot Strategy Session
StoryBoard and Shot List
Up to 4 Hours of Photography Session Time
8+ Unique Outfits/Looks
Private, Online Gallery of On-brand Photos
Pick Your Favourite 25 Images
High Resolution and Websize Files
High End Editing On All Images
3 Week Turnaround on Edited Photo Gallery
Commercial Use License 

This photography session is for the entrepreneur or bigger brands who would love to an abundance of images from a single session. 

This session provides a large vault of images to pull from for your social media, blogs, articles, and marketing throughout the year.

You'll get a variety of images by visiting multiple shoot locations and incorporating many different poses, outfits, and props.

Amplify Your Brand Collection

Includes:

Prices starting at $3100

Brand Questionnaire
Pre-photoshoot Strategy Session
StoryBoard and Shot List
4 Hours of Photography Session Time
8+ Unique Outfits/Looks
Online Gallery of Photos
Pick Your Favourite 25 Images
High Resolution and Websize Files
High End Editing On All Images
3 Week Turnaround on Editing
Commercial Use License 

This photography session is for the entrepreneur or bigger brands who would love to an abundance of images from a single session. 

This session provides a large vault of images to pull from for your social media, blogs, articles, and marketing throughout the year.

You'll get a variety of images by visiting multiple shoot locations and incorporating many different poses, outfits, and props.

Amplify Your Brand Collection

Includes:

Prices starting at $1500

Brand Questionnaire
Pre-photoshoot Strategy Session
StoryBoard and Shot List
Up to 2 Hours of Photography Session Time
4+ Unique Outfits/Looks
Private, Online Gallery of On-brand Photos
Pick Your Favourite 10 Images
High Resolution and Websize Files
High End Editing On All Images
3 Week Turnaround on Edited Photo Gallery
Commercial Use License 

This is for the entrepreneur who needs fresh images to update their website, refresh their social media and to attract their dream clients.

This is also perfect for entrepreneurs launching a new product, service, website or marketing campaign.

You'll get a variety of images by incorporating several outfits, poses, and props at one or two locations.

Elevate Your Brand Collection

Includes:

Prices starting at $1500

Brand Questionnaire
Pre-photoshoot Strategy Session
StoryBoard and Shot List
2 Hours of Photography Session Time
4+ Unique Outfits/Looks
Online Gallery of Photos
Pick Your Favourite 10 Images
High Resolution and Websize Files
High End Editing On All Images
3 Week Turnaround on Editing
Commercial Use License 

This is for the entrepreneur who needs fresh images to update their website, refresh their social media and to attract their dream clients.

This is also perfect for entrepreneurs launching a new product, service, website or marketing campaign.

You'll get a variety of images by incorporating several outfits, poses, and props at one or two locations.

Elevate Your Brand
Collection

Includes:

Prices starting at $450

Brand Image Review
Pre-photoshoot Strategy Session
StoryBoard and Shot List

This is for the camera savvy entrepreneur or influencer who loves doing their own photos and only needs help organizing and planning out their brand photography session.

No photos are included in this session; however, you'll walk away with a full plan for taking your own brand photos.

This is also perfect for entrepreneurs who have a photographer in their city but need help with the brand photography strategy and planning so that they can direct their photographer and get images which really resonate with their brand. 

You'll get a custom StoryBoard and strategy for obtaining a variety of on-brand images for your business. We'll look at poses, outfits, props and locations which will help tell your brand story and attract your dream clients.

Your Brand Story Strategy Session

Includes:

If you decide after your session that you would prefer to hire The Small Business Photographer, you'll have the option to apply the $450 towards the Elevate Your Brand or Accelerate Your Brand Photography Sessions.

If you decide after your session that you would prefer to hire Lindsay as your photographer, you'll have the option to apply the $450 towards the Elevate Your Brand or Accelerate Your Brand Photography Sessions.

Prices starting at $450

Brand Image Review
Pre-photoshoot Strategy Session
StoryBoard and Shot List

This is for the camera savvy entrepreneur or influencer who loves doing their own photos and only needs help organizing and planning out their brand photography session.

No photos are included in this session; however, you'll walk away with a full plan for taking your own brand photos.

This is also perfect for entrepreneurs who have a photographer in their city but need help with the brand photography strategy and planning so that they can direct their photographer and get images which really resonate with their brand. 

You'll get a custom StoryBoard and strategy for obtaining a variety of on-brand images for your business. We'll look at poses, outfits, props and locations which will help tell your brand story and attract your dream clients.

If you decide after your session that you would prefer to hire Lindsay as your photographer, you'll have the option to apply the $450 towards the Elevate Your Brand or Accelerate Your Brand Photography Sessions.

Your Brand Story Strategy Session

Includes:

Professional Make-up: starting at $100

Professional Hair Styling: starting at $100

*Advanced Editing: starting at $35/image

Express Editing (photo editing turnaround 5 business days): $15/image

Additional images (with a commercial license): $125/image, $900 for 10 or $1875 for 25

Product Photography Packages: starting at $1500

Edited Reel Videos (short Instagram videos): starting at $300

Models: starting at $50/hour + Agency fees (20%), with a 2 hour minimum

Travel costs: vary for locations outside Calgary

Studio & Venue Rentals: starting at $175

Location Fees: Some locations require permits/rental fees for photography sessions
(e.g. Banff National Park, Reader Rock Garden, cities other than Calgary, etc.)

*Advanced edits include, but are not limited to, adding in sky or clouds, swapping backgrounds, composite work, etc.

Optional Add Ons

Flexibility is the key to designing your successful photography session! While I've included my most popular packages above, I'm also happy to customize your session to suit your needs. Below are optional add-ons that you might wish to include with your session.

Additional images, extra photography time, professional hair and make up, Reel videos, fabulous location rentals and other options are available as Add Ons.

Professional Make-up:
starting at $100

Professional Hair Styling:
starting at $100

*Advanced Editing:
starting at $35/image

Express Editing (photo editing turnaround 5 business days):
$15/image

Additional images (with a commercial license):
$125/image,
$900 for 10 or $1875 for 25

Product Photography Packages: starting at $1500

Edited Reel Videos
(short Instagram videos):

starting at $300

Models:
starting at $50/hour + Agency fees (20%), with a 2 hour minimum

Travel costs:
vary for locations outside Calgary

Studio & Venue Rentals:
starting at $175

Location Fees:
Some locations require permits/rental fees for photography sessions (e.g. Banff National Park, Reader Rock Garden, cities other than Calgary, etc.)

*Advanced edits include, but are not limited to, adding in sky or clouds, swapping backgrounds, composite work, etc.

Optional Add Ons

Flexibility is key to designing your successful photography session! While I've included my most popular packages above, I'm also happy to customize your session to suit your needs. Below are optional add-ons that you might wish to include with your session.

Additional images, extra photography time, professional hair and make up, Reel videos, fabulous location rentals and other options are available as Add Ons.

Kind Words From Lovely Folks

Kind Words From Lovely Folks

Kind Words From Lovely Folks

can I purchase more photos than what the package includes?

Additional photos are $125/image or you can buy a package of images ($900 for 10 or $1875 for 25).

Is a commercial license included?

Yes! You'll be given a commercial license which allows you to make copies, use the images on your website, social media platforms, and standard size print promotional and marketing materials for personal and commercial use. The license does not include re-sale of the images.

Am I allowed to edit the images?

Yes! You'll be allowed to edit the images from your photoshoot, since you may want add text to the image, use it in a Facebook Ad, re-size it for Pinterest, etc. 

When will i receive my images?

You'll receive your proofs (unedited images) in an online gallery 1 week after your photo session. Once you've chosen the photos that you would like edited, the editing process will take up to 3 weeks. The high resolution, edited photos will then be added to your gallery and available for download!

can I purchase more photos than what the package includes?

Absolutely! Additional photos are $125/image or you can buy a package of images ($900 for 10 or $1875 for 25).

Is a commercial license included?

Yes! You'll be given a commercial license which allows you to make copies, use the images on your website, social media platforms, and standard size print promotional and marketing materials for personal and commercial use. The license does not include re-sale of the images.

Am I allowed to edit the images?

You'll be allowed to do some minor editing of the images from your photoshoot, since you may want add text to the image, use it in a Facebook Ad, re-size it for Pinterest, etc. Please do not add Instagram filters or change the overall look of the photo.

When will i receive my images?

You'll receive your proofs (unedited images) in an online gallery 1 week after your photo session. Once you've chosen the photos that you would like edited, the editing process will take up to 3 weeks. The high resolution, edited photos will then be added to your gallery and available for download!

Know, Like & Trust

these days, People do business with those they

If you want to rise above the noise and attract your ideal customer avatar, you need to:


Branding photos can help you do that!

let your clients get to know the person behind the brand

authentically connect with potential clients and followers

stand out from your competition

Know, Like & Trust

these days, People do business with those they

If you want to rise above the noise and attract your ideal customer avatar, you need to:


Personal branding photos can help you do that!

let your clients get to know the person behind the brand

authentically connect with potential clients and followers

stand out from your competition

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