Chicago Portrait Photographer - Shin Photography | Info


What are your rates?

Rates start at $250 for the photographer's time and creativity in a portrait session, digital post-processing and a custom on-line gallery of your photographs.

How long is a portrait session?

A typical portrait session last approximately an hour. It is advisable to allow time during the session for any change of clothing, lighting and set-up changes, etc. 

How do I purchase my selected images?

Your images will be available for purchase as archival prints or digital files. Print prices start at $12 and vary for digital files, depending on the file size required. Package options are also available.

What kind of experience should I expect from my photography session

A creative, enjoyable and comfortable experience. Many of my clients have a general idea of what they want and I am more than happy to collaborate with them in meeting their needs. There is no cookie cutter formula to follow. Each session is uniquely catered to each client. 

In addition to your studio, do you also work on-location?

Yes, I offer both options to my clients. For location options, I work in both indoor and outdoor locations of the client's choice within the Chicagoland area and suburbs. 

Do you offer pre and post consultation for photography session?

Yes. I make it a point to speak with my client prior to the shoot to understand what they are looking for so that I can fully prepared for the photography session. After the photo session and the proofs have been delivered to the clients, I am always available to answer questions and help guide them in making their final selection.

Do you photograph headshots?

Yes, I do. I photograph corporate headshots and actor / model portfolio images. Feel free to contact me for samples of the work. 

Do you offer photography framing and product options?

Yes, I provide custom framing, canvas printing, photo albums and books, birth announcements and greeting cards.

Why should I hire you?

Because you can expect creative photography, emphasis on high quality work, friendly and easy communication and a high level of professionalism.