Frequently Asked Questions

We get a number of frequently asked questions – here are some of the more common answers.  Still have questions?  Reach us directly through our contact page!

How are your services priced?

All of our projects are priced individually based on its needs.  Event Photography starts at $650, Studio Product Photography starts at $1,200 and Corporate Video starts at $2,000.

What’s included with booking AShapiro Studios?

All quotes are comprehensive and include editing and licensing for use.  We’re up-front about all of our fees and usage terms.

How Soon will I have my pictures/video?

Our team works as fast as possible for the fastest delivery possible.  Event photography stills are typically delivered within 72 hours; delivery for other products vary based on the scope of work.

Do you teach any classes?

Yes!  We hold group workshops and are available for private instruction.  Learn more by visiting the Workshop or 1-on-1 pages.

What type of equipment do you use?  What camera?

Each member of our team uses professional-level equipment to ensure the highest quality of the final product.  Our photographers use both Nikon and Canon, our vidographers use Canon, Panasonic and Sony, our editors use Photoshop, Lightroom, Aperture, Final Cut, Premier, Motion and After Effects.  Learn more about the gear used by lead photographer Ari Shapiro on the gear page.

Are you a member of any professional organizations?

Yes!  Our team is made up of members (and represent the highest standards of) ASMP (The American Society of Media Photographers), APA (American Photographic Arts), NPPA (The National Press Photographers Association), the PPA (Professional Photographers of America) and more, are associate members of organizations in their specific fields of expertise such as NAPP (The National Association of Photoshop Professionals) and AIA (American Institute of Architects), are members of local unions (IATSE Local 488) and are certified for specialty trade such as POCP (Phase One Certified Professionals).

Do you photograph weddings?

AShapiro Studios is available for a limited number of wedding dates each year.  To learn more, contact us.


Updated May 21, 2013