Santa Mini’s 2023! Limited Edition Masterpiece Series – Midland, TX Photography

Hooray!   It’s that time of the year!   My best selling mini’s are back featuring Scott’s Santa & Co for ONE DAY ONLY!

  • Dedicated time slots with no long line this year!
  • $249+ tax
  • 5-10 Min Session with Santa! (please show up at least 10 min early! if you are late you forfeit your time)
  • 5 high resolution images on digital download
  • Max 10 people in studio @ one time
  • Due to the popularity and nature of booking, ABSOLUTELY No Refunds will be given.
  • If given 12 hours notice can transfer credit to a future session.
  • Payment is agreement to the studio terms.

If you are a previous/established client, please hop on over to the Facebook VIP Group to nab your spot!   I do carefully monitor requests to keep the integrity of the perk’s I offer to loyal clients.  If you are a VIP and do not have a facebook, please email me quickly so I can send you the link because this event will sell out.  If there are any spots left after the 29th I will post the registration link publicly at 9am on the 30th.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/kimcowanvip

If there are not spots open on the registration link, that means the event is sold out.  During a sold out event, you’re welcome to email me and I will place you on the waiting list in case of cancellations.  kimberly@kimcowanphoto.com

12 Reasons Why Photography Can Be Expensive – Midland, TX Photographer

Photographers can be expensive for several reasons, and the cost can vary significantly depending on their level of expertise, location, the type of photography you require, and other factors. Here are some reasons why photographers can be costly:

  1. Skill and Expertise: Experienced photographers invest years in honing their craft, learning about lighting, composition, equipment, and post-processing techniques. Their expertise often comes with a price tag that reflects their skill.
  2. Equipment Costs: Professional-grade photography equipment, including cameras, lenses, lighting, and accessories, can be very expensive. Photographers need to cover the cost of purchasing, maintaining, and occasionally upgrading their gear.
  3. Time Investment: Photography sessions often require significant time not only during the shoot but also in pre-production (planning and coordination), post-production (editing and retouching), and client communication. All this time is factored into the pricing.
  4. Professionalism: A professional photographer is likely to provide a higher level of service and quality compared to an amateur. They will have insurance, backup equipment, and a well-established workflow to ensure that your images turn out as expected.
  5. Specialization: Photographers who specialize in specific niches, such as weddings, fashion, commercial, or wildlife photography, often charge more for their expertise in that particular field.
  6. Business Expenses: Running a photography business involves costs like studio rent, marketing, website maintenance, and other overhead expenses. These costs are typically passed on to clients.
  7. Editing and Post-Production: The editing process is a significant part of a photographer’s job, and it can be time-consuming. Skilled post-processing enhances the final images and is part of what you’re paying for.
  8. Quality and Consistency: A professional photographer can consistently deliver high-quality images that meet or exceed your expectations. This level of consistency is often worth the higher cost.
  9. Customization: Professional photographers often customize their services to meet your specific needs and preferences. This level of personalization can drive up the cost.
  10. Demand and Supply: In areas with a high demand for photography services and relatively few professional photographers, prices can be higher due to market forces.
  11. Licensing and Usage: If you’re hiring a photographer for commercial work, the cost may include licensing fees based on how the images will be used. Commercial usage generally costs more than personal or editorial usage.
  12. Travel and Expenses: If the photography session requires travel, the photographer may charge additional fees for transportation, accommodation, and meals.

It’s essential to remember that not all photographers are expensive, and there’s a wide range of pricing options available. It’s essential to communicate your budget and expectations with potential photographers to find one who aligns with your needs and financial constraints.  You may also consider working with emerging photographers or students who might offer lower rates while still providing quality work. (Please avoid using phrases like, “Doesn’t charge an arm and a leg”, “Isn’t over priced / Doesn’t overcharge”,  I promise we don’t want your limbs, but do want to be compensated fairly for experienced work! 🙂 )

Take care friends!

2023 Christmas Family Mini’s – Midland / Odessa TX Family Baby Holiday Photographer

Christmas Mini’s are BACK!

 

Please READ EVERYTHING CAREFULLY before booking a session cause completing the checkout process is agreement to our studio rules and terms. Due to the nature and popularity of my holiday sessions, NO refunds can be given but credited towards a future session or products.

 

For Christmas Family Mini’s 2023

This is my regular Christmas Family Mini’s, (no Santa)

The feature large set is the traditional living room holiday set.  I will also have a fun small kid set up for additional options.

Max of 10 people in the studio at one time.

Everyone is seen by appointment only.

Please sanitize and or wash hands when entering the studio. I will have sanitizer available.

If anyone is showing symptoms such as cough, fever, shortness of breath, and loss of taste or smell or been around anyone who has tested positive within 5 days please call the studio I will do my best to reschedule you. (Limit to 2 reschedules)

For the safety of my clients and staff, I reserve the right to refuse service to anyone.

CLICK BELOW TO SCHEDULE CHRISTMAS FAMILY MINI’S.

 

Why hire a Master Photographer? – Midland, TX Newborn Family Baby Senior Maternity Commercial Photographer

 

Hiring a master photographer is important for several reasons. First, a master photographer has years of experience and expertise in capturing high-quality images. They have honed their skills and have a deep understanding of composition, lighting, and other technical aspects of photography. This means that they can consistently deliver stunning and visually appealing photographs.

Second, a master photographer has a unique artistic vision and style. They have developed their own signature style over the years, which sets them apart from other photographers. This means that when you hire a master photographer, you can expect to receive photographs that are not only technically excellent but also have a distinct artistic flair.

Third, a master photographer has access to top-of-the-line equipment and tools. They invest in high-quality cameras, lenses, lighting equipment, and editing software to ensure that they can capture and enhance images to the best of their abilities. This means that the photographs you receive will be of the highest possible quality, with sharp details, vibrant colors, and excellent clarity.

Lastly, hiring a master photographer gives you peace of mind. You can trust that they will handle every aspect of the photography process professionally and efficiently. They will work closely with you to understand your vision and requirements, and they will go above and beyond to ensure that they capture the moments and emotions you want to preserve.

Overall, hiring a master photographer is important because they bring a level of skill, artistry, and professionalism that can elevate your photographs to a whole new level.

Limited Time Only! Newborn Mini Sessions! – Midland / Odessa Texas Newborn Photographer

Greetings West Texas!

You spoke, and I listened!

Introducing for a limited time only, Newborn Mini Sessions!   This is perfect for the parents who just want a simple quick in and out session.

What’s included?

-Photographer time and talent (2 hours or less)

-Wrapped Baby Only (no naked or complicated beanbag/tummy poses)

-2/3 sets/backdrops depending on baby temperament

-10-15 finished images on average to pick from

-$200 print credit towards prints and products

-One on One in person print consultation appointment with an online gallery to follow with low resolution digital proof downloads to show off your little one on social media / online.

A $200 retainer is due at booking to save your appointment on the calendar and the rest of the sitting fee is due before our session together.

To book, please contact the studio for availably.  —>

432-704-5044

kimberly@kimcowanphoto.com

~*~*~  Please note, these sessions does NOT include ~*~*~

-Family / Sibling Portraits 

-Complicated beanbag posing / naked posing / or outfits.  This is designed for baby to be wrapped/swaddle the entire time to stay efficient on time.

-Complicated newborn digital art / composites / paintings, etc…..

If any of these things interest you, I high suggest purchasing the full Hello Baby Newborn Session.  

*No other sales / promotions / previous pre-bookings / or credits can be combined/applied with this mini sale.  

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Hello and welcome to my blog! I'm a certified professional photographer located out of Midland, TX and my love and passion is to create beautiful works of art for my clients to love and cherish for many years to come!

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studio : (432) 704-5044

North Park Shopping Center

4612 Billingsley Blvd, Suite 34

Midland, TX 79705