Catherine Hellman Photography Studio

Frequently Asked Questions


What is included with the session fee?
A pre-portrait consultation to discuss what type of portrait you are looking to create, a private studio or location session which is normally 1 hour long, and a 1 hour viewing session to choose your portraits.

What should we wear?
We recommend comfortable clothing that compliments your skin tone and you feel good wearing. Additional tips are available under the "Helpful Ideas" section.

How long will our portraits take to be ready?
Portrait prints are ready in 2 weeks from day of ordering. Canvas prints and custom framed portraits are ready in 3 weeks. We can rush portrait orders for an additional 50% of the order.

Do you offer custom framing?
Yes, in fact we can show you your portrait in your frame choice on our software program and even give you an idea of how it will look hanging above your sofa or fireplace.

Do you retouch all images?
All images that are printed are retouched for shine, redness and stray hairs at no additional cost. Removal of braces, head swapping, backgrounds and other retouching will be charged an additional fee depending on amount of retouching needed.

Do you offer pre-school and school photography?
Yes, we would be happy to set up a time to meet with you in regards to your specific needs. We love working with children of all ages!

Do you sell images on CD/DVD with copyright release?
Yes, please contact the studio for pricing information.

Do you sell gift cards and certificates?
Yes, always available in any amount.

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P.O. Box 715 | Coventry, RI 02816 | 401-822-4184
Camden, ME 04843

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