Please include types of photos needed: Portraits, Lifestyle, Architecture, etc...
Describe what your brand stands for?
Company mission statement and/or a link to company about page.
What is the emotion, feeling or vibe you want to portray?
Can you share visuals that inspire you?
In this project, how far along are you in the creative process?
Can you supply an RFP? Are you working with an agency?
What do you want to stay away from? Any clichés in your industry or things you’re tired of seeing?
Examples: Arms Crossed, Hard Light, Over Processing, etc...
What is your demographic? Are you trying to attract something new?
Age, Race, Gender, etc...
Where will these images be used and for how long?
What media will the images be used in? Publicity, Advertising, In-house publications, Website, Social Media, Billboards, etc...
Where will this shoot take place? Do you need studio access?
Are there any limitations to accessibility?
How many images do you need and can you explain them?
Please list must-have and "since we're there" images.
Is there a working budget and are you able to share that information?
Knowing up front what the budget may be, allows us to estimate the project production to best meet your needs.
Do you need anyone else on the shoot?
Hair and Makeup, Models, Props, etc...
How much time do we have allocated for each shot/scenario?
Sometimes this doesn't come to light until the planning stage.
How many representatives from your team will be there? Do they need to have a preview station of the images?
We are equipped for digital capture to computer and wireless personal devices.
Do the images need to be RAW processed, fully edited or just placed on a hard drive?
Editing capabilities: Portrait Retouching, Creative Editing, Clipping Masks, etc...
Do you have image specifications?
High resolution .tiff files, Web Resolution, jpegs, etc...
How do you prefer the images to be delivered?
Dropbox, Supplied Harddrive, WeTransfer, etc....
How did you hear about me?
Google, Find A Photographer (ASMP), Referral (please share the name so I can say thank you)
Have you done something like this before?
If so, is there something you didn't like about your past experiences? Is there something you did like?
Anything you'd like to add that we should know?
Personality types, issues and problems that you know might arise, etc....