Policies

Booking a session with Precious Pixel Photography implies that you have read, understood and agree to the following policies and procedures.

Thank you for choosing Precious Pixel Photography to capture the beauty of your baby. Here are some helpful bits of information to help you prepare for your upcoming session.

Copyright Infringement

All images are copyrighted by Precious Pixel Photography & Rose Jesky.

Session Fees

Session fees are due at the date of the photo shoot. The fee includes the photographer’s time, talent, artistry, editing of the digital images a password protected online gallery of 20-30 images in both color and black and white. Images may be downloaded form the gallery to any device you choose and may be printed as you wish.  All the images are digital and in High Resolution. 

Retainer Policy 

A $100 deposit is due with in 10 days of booking, and are required to reserve the date and time of your session. Late or incomplete payment can result in loss of the your session time slot as Rose reserves the right to offer unsecured session slots to other inquiries. Retainers are non-refundable.

Illness

Please contact Rose as soon as possible upon noting your child or family members’ illness so that the session can be rescheduled to a mutually convenient alternate date. 48 hour notice is considered appropriate however Rose also understands that some illnesses can occur with short notice. Rescheduled shoots must occur in the same calendar year as retainer fee payment.

Re-shoots

Re-shoots are at the discretion of the artist and are not available for circumstances due to regretful choice (such as hairstyles or clothing options).

Recording Equipment

Precious Pixel cameras are the only cameras allowed at your session whether newborn, maternity, baby, child or family. Any and all types of recording devices including smartphones, cameras, video cameras etc. are strictly prohibited. Please respect the time, talent and skill that goes into creation of final images and support Rose’s livelihood by respecting the no recording equipment present policy.

Tardiness

Rose understands that, at times, we all run a bit behind. This is never more true than when working with babies and children. Lisa will happily wait up to a 1/2 hour from your scheduled session time for your arrival. The minutes late will not deducted from the length of your session. After a 1/2 hour, Rose reserves the right to leave the session meeting place and/or cancel your session. Please contact Rose PRIOR to your session start time if you are running late. Images may be downloaded form the gallery to any device you choose and may be printed as you wish.  All the images are digital and in High Resolution. 

The Proofing Gallery

Your proofing gallery will be ready for viewing within 3 weeks of your scheduled session date. The gallery will contain minimum 20-30 proof images in both color and black and white for all creative and newborn sessions. The proof images are chosen at the artist’s discretion. Files not shown are purged from the system and are not available for viewing.  

Portrait Ratios

Please note proofs are presented in 4x6 aspect ratio. Images ordered with a different cropping or aspect ratio will be cropped at the artist’s discretion unless. Rose considers many factors when cropping images including the rule of thirds, creative display and artistic license.

Retouching

Minor retouching is completed at the discretion of the artist and is included in the price of prints. Major retouching (such as braces removal, teeth whitening, and multiple or large scale skin enhancement / cleaning) is available at a rate of $50 / hour. Please note in the comments section of your order what you would like done in terms of major retouching. You will be contacted with an estimation of costs prior to commencement of work. Payment for retouching must be completed in full before work may commence.

pricing & Payment Options

Precious Pixel Photography accepts payment by credit card, cash or personal check either through the mail or through a drop off appointment. Please contact Rose upon order submission to arrange for payment drop off. Full Payment is due on the day of the session. 

Sales are Final

Due to the custom nature of custom photography prints and products, all sales are final. Re-shoots are determined at the discretion of the photographer. Re-shoots and refunds will not be given for poor choices of clothing, make-up, hair or weather related issues, or by not following the recommendations of the photographer.

Usage

Rose Jesky & Precious Pixel Photography reserves the right to use the negatives, digital files and / or reproductions of such for display, publication or other. Negatives, digital files and originals remain the property and copyright of Rose Jesky & Precious Pixel Photography.