Frequently asked questions about BB Quinn Photography (BBQP)
Q: “Do you shoot weddings?”
A: As much as BBQP loves weddings, no Beth does not. Beth would much rather be a guest than a photographer at a wedding. But, you should check out our friends Ivan and Louise.
Q: “What exactly is it that you do?”
A: BBQP is a boudoir, portrait, head shot, and personal branding studio located in Indianapolis, Indiana. We create hair and makeup model for a day experiences.
Q: “All of your clients look like models, how much editing do you do?”
A: Why, thank you so much! Beth does very little to no editing. BBQP wants you to look like yourself, not some made up version of who you think you should be.
Q: “Am I too old to do this?”
A: I want you to say this out loud, “I AM NEVER TOO OLD TO DO ANYTHING….ANYTHING!” Rinse and repeat.
Q: “I want to have this experience so bad, but I’m not photogenic/ hate to be in front of the camera.”
A: Honey, you are BBQP’s perfect client! Beth will guide you through natural poses from your head to your toes.
Q: I’m pretty shy, how many people are on your team?
A: A typical shoot consists of Beth, an assistant, and hair/makeup stylist.
Q: How much do you cost?
Q: Do you offer discounts?
A: We believe our worth and prices are set based on that. We do not offer any discounts ever.
Q: “How do I book with BBQP?”
A: You can fill out the form on either Portrait, Boudoir, or Head Shot + Personal Branding pages. Or simply go to 'Say Hi', fill out the form, and we'll get you squared away:)
PREPARING FOR YOUR SHOOT
Q: “How many outfits can I bring?”
A: Three to five outfits. Let us know if you want to bring more! We've had people bring half their closet. Granted, we won't shoot every single outfit. We love variety!
Q: “Can I bring a friend?”
A: AB-SO-LUTE-LY! Just let us know ahead of time.
Q: Who will be doing my hair and makeup?
A: A professional hair and makeup artist from the team or Beth. (Beth has had her cosmetology license since 2011!)
HAIR + MAKEUP
Q: When you say “makeover” what do you mean exactly?
A: A makeover is completely tailored to you. We can do bold and dramatic to light coverage.
Q: What do I wear to my session?
A: We can help with that! Bring as many outfits that you are for sure wanting to be photographed in and some that you're not as sure. We can go through the looks together and make selections.
THE VIEWING + ORDERING SESSION
Q: When do I get to see my photos from the shoot?
A: After your shoot, you'll either go grab some lunch or a coffee while I prepare your images for you to see and make orders based on only what you love. All the images you see will not be retouched, until you make your final selections.
Q: When can I expect my order to come in?
A: After your final payment has been made, allow 3-4 weeks for us to prepare, order, and ship. We'll keep you posted along the way.
Q: “Do I get digital files?”
A: You get a web resolution version of every print product that you purchase at your viewing + ordering session.
Q: “What print products do you have?”
A: At the moment BBQP has 11x14 image boxes, 8x10 Portfolios, + Wall Art. If there’s something specific that you’re looking for, Beth would be happy to accommodate you!
Q: Who will be present during my boudoir session?
A: Beth (of course) and the hair + makeup stylist will stick around to help with touch ups.
Q: What will you do with the images I don't choose?
A: The images you discard are deleted immediately. We take privacy very seriously.