Frequently Asked Questions:
How do we reserve our date?
Please send Michael an email on our contact page to check our availability.
How many different wedding packages do you offer?
Including our Elopement packages, we offer 6 different custom wedding packages. If you want Michael to make you a special custom package, please send us an email.
How much is the deposit to hold our wedding date?
A Wedding Retainer of $500 is due to hold your date. Please make all Checks Payable to: Photographic Dreams.
When should we schedule our engagement shoot?
Most clients like to use their engagement pictures for their “save the date” mail-outs to friends and family. On average couples usually have their engagement pictures done about 6 to 12 months before their wedding.
How long does it take to get our photos after a shoot?
Michael will have your Engagement or Bridal shoot images uploaded to your own gallery within 2-3 weeks, and the wedding files in 6 weeks, and delivered before the 8th week.
How do I receive my digital images?
Michael delivers all your wedding files on an USB drive & a beautiful online gallery, which is private for you to share with friends and family. Family and friends have the option to download (for free) or purchase images online.
When is the balance due on the contract?
Your balance of the contract is due two weeks before the day of your event.
Are you willing to travel?
We absolutely love to travel! Wherever you’re getting married, we would love to be there to capture your wedding or event. Travel requires an overnight stay unless you’re in a 100-mile radius of Radford Virginia. Please contact Michael for more information.
Do you have backup equipment?
Yes, Michael carries 2 Professional Camera’s & Equipment.
Our Studio carries an insurance policy. (In case your wedding or reception venue asks).
Do we need to feed you at the wedding event?
Yes, please plan to make a dinner for my assistant if you hired a second shooter.
What distinguishes Photographic Dreams from other photographers?
My Customer Service, Professionalism, and Quality you will receive with Michael Keyes is second to none! Michael is a true photojournalist, qualified, and respected. Michael is one of the few wedding photographers who will stay until the end of your event. Please visit my Testimonials page, and my about page. Please don't hesitate to email and ask...we would love to hear from you!
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Do you offer any discounts?
2017 Summer Reservation Special:
10% off any Wedding Package OR 8X8 50 Page Album.
Reserve your Wedding 1 calendar year in advance for 2018.
Offer good from July 1st to August 31st, 2017