Frequently Asked Questions [FAQs]

DO I HAVE TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT?


Yes, please give us a call at (604) 655-0456, or visit the book an appointment section on our website.




HOW LONG DOES A SESSION LAST?


Our sessions normally last for 60-90 minutes depending on your requirements. For best results, we generally review the photos during a session to provide insight and coaching to guide the shoot.




HOW MANY SHOTS WILL THE PHOTOGRAPHER TAKE?


The number of photos taken varies by session type. Rest assured, Your Picture Studio will take as many shots necessary so that you are happy and have an excellent final selection!




WHEN CAN I SEE MY PHOTOS?


Most of our photo sessions include viewing time. You will receive the proof photos by email within 24 hours.




HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE FOR ME TO OBTAIN MY PHOTOS?


Depending on the type of photo session, digital photos will be delivered between 1 and 10 days and other photo products in 14 days. We can also provide a rush delivery service.




HOW MUCH DO THE PHOTOS COST?


The price of the photo depends on the selected images. We will be happy to discuss what is included in our basic packages, as well as the cost of extras. We are here to help you!




HOW CAN I PREPARE MYSELF FOR MY SESSION AND WHAT DO I HAVE TO BRING WITH ME?


Please visit our session details section to learn how to prepare for each specific session type.




DOES MY SESSION INCLUDE PRINTS?


You may choose to receive printed copies of selected images at an additional cost. All Your Picture Studio photographs are professionally processed by qualified personnel.




WHEN DO YOU RECOMMEND TO TAKE PICTURES WHEN I AM PREGNANT? AT HOW MANY WEEKS?


The ideal time to take pictures is between your 34th and 36th week of pregnancy.




DO YOU ACCEPT VIEWING REQUESTS OF THE STUDIO?


Yes, absolutely! Check our rental info page for more details.




DO YOU DO FULL DAY RENTALS?


Yes, absolutely! Check our rental info page for more details.




DO YOU DO HOURLY RENTALS?


Sorry! Not at this time. We currently only do half or full day rentals. Check our rental info page for more details.




WHAT HOURS ARE YOU AVAILABLE?


We will try to accommodate any hours so please get in touch and let us know what times you are looking for.




CAN I SHOOT VIDEO?


Yes, absolutely! Our studio offers a 16' foot 3 wall cyclorama/infinity wall.




IS IT SOUND PROOF?


The studio has upgraded soundproofing and is quite insulated.




ARE LIGHTS INCLUDED?


Lights are NOT included in the rental package but are available for an additional cost.




PARKING?


Yes, there is free parking available.




MAX CAPACITY


We can comfortably fit a full team (Stylist, MUA, Photographer, Model, Producer/Director)




PAYMENT?


Cash or E-transfer is preferable, we also accept major credit cards. Check our rental info page for more details.




CANCELLATION POLICY?


Check our rental info page for more details.




IS THERE NATURAL LIGHTS/WINDOWS?


There is limited window light. The studio is equipped with blackout shutters on all windows for you to also have 100% control of the light.




CAN WE USE THE SPACE FOR SOMETHING OTHER THAN SHOOTING?


Yes, please let us know what you intend to use the studio space for when you inquire about availability.




WHAT IF I NEED A PHOTOGRAPHER?


Your Picture Studio's in house photographer, Taylor, has a wide range of specialties and equipment for any scenario. Let us know what you have in mind and we will connect! We love collaborations!




DO YOU HAVE STUDENT RATES?


With student ID we offer a 15% discount for school projects, just be sure to have it readily available for confirmation.




FREE WIFI?


Of course!