ENGAGEMENT and FAMILY PORTRAITURE

A portrait session with Melissa starts at $295 for a couple or family of 4, this includes the consultation (via phone or email), the portrait session, up to 1 & 1/2 hours photography at your home or on location, Melissa's post photography editing time and your order viewing session.  Additional people (older than 3 years old) please add $30 each.

GLAMOUR and BOUDOIR PORTRAITURE

Re discover yourself and treat yourself to a full glamour treatment for $495.  A Glamour or Boudoir session includes hair and make up styling and 2 -3 outfit changes, up to 1 & 1/2 hours of photography, Melissa's post photography editing time and your order viewing session.  The session can be in your home or on location.  If you are about to be married and have your wedding photography booked with us, arrange a session prior to your wedding day to allow time to gift your prints or album to your fiancé at your wedding or honeymoon.

HOW DO I BOOK?

To book a session with Melissa, your session fee is due upon booking, an invoice will be issued once you confirm your photography date with my bank account details for payment via internet banking or payment via paypal if paying by credit card.  This session fee is non refundable, if you can not make your portrait session due to an illness in the family, please let me know within 48 hours and we can reschedule your session.

PRINT PRICING

Once you have inquired with Melissa, a full price list will be emailed or posted to you, unframed Prints 8x12" start at $70 each, Print Boxes from $800, Albums from $900, Matted Prints ready for framing from $100, Canvases and Fine Art Stock printing are also available.  Archival and social media digital files are issued for the print size that you order only.  

WHAT SHOULD WE WEAR?

Family and children portraits; Colour co-ordinated smart-casual clothing tends to work best, pastel coloured shirts with jeans, generally what you feel comfortable in.  I recommend avoiding black clothing if possible.

Glamour and Boudoir portraits: You may bring 2-3 outfits, in colours that you love and suit.  Melissa will guide you through the posing to help bring out the best looks for you.  

WE ARE OUTSIDE OF HAWKE'S BAY, DO YOU TRAVEL FOR SESSIONS?

Melissa can travel outside of Hawke's Bay during selective times,  Please allow for a travel fee of $0.90c per KM.  If we can not do your viewing session together, we can do this via Skype together.

All images are copyrighted by Melissa Thorburn Photography.  Prices are subject to change and include GST.