Frequently Asked Questions – All the little things
Are you the only photographer?
Yes, Melvin normally works alone. Secondary photographers is available upon request.
What kind of equipment do you use?
Melvin shoots with only professional Canon equipments. Melvin will make sure that he has sufficient backup equipments and memory cards to handle any situations.
What is required to make a booking with you?
To book your wedding date, a retainer fee and a signed contract will be required. Bookings are accepted on a first come/first serve basis and dates will not be held without the retainer and signed contract. A final payment will be made on the actual day itself.
Is it alright if our family and friends would like to take pictures with their cameras?
Yes they can! Just as long as they do not block Melvin’s way, shoot away!
Do you do posed group or table shots?
Yes. Melvin knows that such images are important keepsakes for guests and family members of the wedding. However, clients must be aware that if Melvin is involved in table to table shots, he wouldn’t be able to document other candids moments.
How many images are usually provided in the package?
Most weddings have at least 400-600 image that are delivered in High Res JPG format. The number of images delivered depends on the type of event, location of the event, hours of coverage and number of guests. Melvin.Ho.Photography retains the copyright to the images and the right to use them for advertising, trade, educational materials and/or for any other commercial purposes.
Are your photos edited?
Melvin does basic editing to every single images before it is returned to the client. Images selected for album layout will go through another round of editing, Melvin’s style.
What’s in your standard actual day package?
Melvin provides 10 hrs of services with all good images returned. 4R prints outs and flushmount/coffeetable albums available upon request.
When can I expect to get back my photos/albums?
Normally it takes 1 to 3 mths for Melvin to deliver the deliverables but expect to see blog updates after 2-3 weeks.
Can I see a sample of your flushmount album?
Yes you can. Take a look at this post in my blog.
Do you provide videography or live printing/projection services?
Yes, I do. I am currently working with other vendors to provide an all-in-one services.
More questions? Feel free to contact Melvin for more info. Just hit the Contact button on top.