Commonly Asked Questions
Q: Why should you Book with Cheers
A: You should book us after you’ve reviewed our work and you’ve decided that you like our style. You should also feel comfortable and free to be yourselves with us, and if we are within your budget. If these things are not true for you, you should not book us. We truly want what works best for you and your beloved.
Q: How long in advance should I book for my wedding?
A: We recommend that you make a booking once you are certain that you would like to use us for your wedding photography and or videography to reserve the date.
- A 50% downpayment is required to reserve the date.
- Note: We are already receiving bookings for the upcoming year, so book as soon as you are certain.
Q: What is your method of payment?
A: 50% downpayment is required to reserve our services
- 50% balance becomes due one month before your wedding.
- For couples that have booked with us one year or more in advance of your wedding, clients can make a maximum of four payments that must be completed one month in advance of the wedding date.
Q:What equipment do we use?
A: We use from the Canon range of DSLR cameras. We use wide angle, prime and zoom lens. Where necessary we carry additional lighting based on what we have determined from our site visits. We also use flash/strobe photography for dramatic lighting effects.
Q: How many photos do you take?
A: The edited USB you’ll receive usually includes a minimum of 400 photos.
Q:Will my images be edited?
A: All your final images are edited.
Q: Is there a contract for me to sign?
A: Yes, there is a contract to sign to book our services. It is for the benefit of both the client and Cheers Visual Communications.
Q: What are the hours of Coverage For Wedding Photography ?
A: Wedding Photography Coverage varies depending on the package that you have chosen. See packages for more info>>
Q: If my wedding goes over your hours will you stay and will that cost me more than what I already paid?
A: Unless otherwise discussed additional hours are $600 per hour
Q: Photo Shoot Location?
A: We recommend that a scenic location for the photo shoot. The location should however have multiple spots for shooting. We can help you decide on this.
Q: Do you do Trash The Dress/ Day After Photography?
A: Yes we do, and the cost is $1800.
Q: Do you have a shots list and can I choose some of the shots I want for my wedding?
A: Yes, we have a list of shots that will be sent to you, including any special requests you have, and we love to capture candid moments as well. We encourage you to send us shots that you like to be included with our list, this also helps us to determine what style of photography you like.
Q: Will I need a second photographer?
A: If your wedding has more than 200 persons, you may want to consider a second photographer to capture the large scope of the event. Also to get the little details. For weddings larger than 300 persons a second photographer is mandatory.