Jovial Photography Northern NY Photographer

To Book a Session:

  • E-mail: [email protected] (I answer e-mails 2-3 times a week in the order that they arrive)
  • Text: 315-405-6349 (calling is the worst possible way to get a hold of me because my phone rarely has service where I live)

Lifestyle Sessions

Include family, portraits, maternity, engagements, and love stories.

Mini Session: $225

Thirty minutes of shooting and 10 edited high-resolution digital images with full print release and copyright. 

Regular Session: $255

Up to one hour of shooting and *25 edited low-resolution proofs on a viewing gallery for 5 months (digital images not included).

*Proofs are strictly for viewing, and are not suitable for print. 

Extended Session: $355

1-2 hours of shooting and *50 edited low-resolution proofs on a viewing gallery for 5 months (digital images not included).

*Proofs are strictly for viewing, and are not suitable for print. 

  • A $50 retainer is due at the time of booking, along with a signed contract. This comes out of the session fee and is non-refundable.
  • All session fees include travel within 20 miles of Mannsville, NY. A charge of $.55 a mile is required for additional miles. 
  • I offer a 10% discount off the session fee for all active military. I also offer a special rate for families who have adopted. Please let me know if these apply BEFORE you book your session. 

Extras Available:

  • Professional Quality Prints/Products: I offer an entire product catalog from the highest quality print labs. Images will be placed in an online viewing gallery for 5 months. All prints and products are subject to the Jefferson County sales tax rate of 8%
  • Complete copyright of all edited, high-resolution digital images for $195: Images are provided through an online gallery and are available for immediate download on any device. They are stored online so you never have to worry about losing your images. 

 


Hair + Makeup at Backwoods Beauty

Add $85 per person to any session for professional hair and makeup by Backwoods Beauty. This can make a huge difference on how your photos look! I highly recommend this option so your skin looks flawless and your features stand out better in photos! If you want to see samples let me know!


 

 

The Senior Experience

You'll get an entire boutique experience if you choose Jovial Photography to photograph your senior session. You'll walk away feeling like a model! I come up with all of the poses and will make it as comfortable as possible for you. We'll work together to choose a location, outfits and ideas to make your shoot unique and amazing! I edit every single photo with extreme detail; removing blemishes, whitening teeth, etc, all while making sure you still look like you!

Bronze Experience: $250

One hour of shooting time, two outfits, one location and *25 edited low-resolution proofs on a viewing gallery for five months (digital images not included).  

*Proofs are strictly for viewing, and are not suitable for print. 

Silver Experience: $305

One hour of shooting time, three outfits of your choice, one location, and *35 edited low-resolution proofs on a viewing gallery for five months (digital images not included). 

*Proofs are strictly for viewing, and are not suitable for print. 

Gold Experience: $410

Two hours of shooting time, four outfits of your choice, two locations, and *45 edited low-resolution proofs on a viewing gallery for five months and professional hair and makeup (digital images not included). 

*Proofs are strictly for viewing, and are not suitable for print. 

Extras Available:

  • Professional Quality Prints/Products: I offer an entire product catalog from the highest quality print labs. Images will be placed in an online viewing gallery for 5 months. All prints and products are subject to the Jefferson County sales tax rate of 8%
  • Formal Yearbook Portrait: Add a formal portrait to your package for only $15! I will set up my backdrop on location. If you would only like a yearbook portrait, and no senior photo package, then the cost for two poses is $35, and you must come to my house in Sackets Harbor.
  • Complete copyright of all edited, high-resolution digital images for $195: Images are provided through an online gallery and are available for immediate download on any device. They are stored online so you never have to worry about losing your images.

 

Weddings

Small Weddings

$275 per hour. 

This is for weddings with under 50 guests and no wedding party besides the bride and groom. 
Includes travel within 60 miles of Mannsville, NY. 
Does not include a second shooter, prints or digital images.

*15% down payment required at time of booking.

Medium Weddings

$365 per hour. Minimum of 4 hours. 

This is for weddings up to 100 guests, with a wedding party of 6 people and under (including bride and groom). 
Includes travel within 60 miles of Mannsville, NY. 
Does not include a second shooter, prints or digital images.

*15% down payment required at time of booking.

Large Weddings

$475 per hour. Minimum of 4 hours.  

This is the most common type of wedding, which is for 100+ guests and any size wedding party. Recommended hours of coverage are between 6-8 hours. 
Includes a second shooter and travel within 100 miles of Mannsville, NY. 
Does not include prints or digital images.

*15% down payment required at time of booking.

Adds-Ons:

Second shooter: I provide one of my talented second shooters for $30 per hour. Second shooter must be paid for entire length of time I am contracted to shoot. If I am booked for 6 hours, you can not book a second shooter for 2 hours. The second shooter must be paid for 6 hours.
Additional Miles: $.55 per mile, outside of included miles with package. This is for day trip weddings. More information on destination weddings and travel below.
Copyright of Digital Images: $350 for online gallery which is used for downloading and sharing.
Prints + Albums: Pricing available HERE 

 

 

Elopements + Travel

My absolute favorite sessions are elopements. It's a low-stress, intimate way to celebrate your marriage in a beautiful setting of your choice. If you want to get creative and adventurous with your family or engagement shoots, I can travel and photograph those as well!

Local Elopements

$275 per hour of shooting. 

This is for an intimate wedding/elopement with under 15 guests and no wedding party.  
Includes Copyright to digital images and travel within 60 miles of Mannsville, NY.
Does not include a second shooter or prints. 

*15% down payment required at time of booking.

Destination Elopements + Sessions

Base rate is $275 per hour of shooting plus all travel expenses beyond 60 miles of Mannsville, NY (airfare, accommodations, food, rentals, etc). Rate will increase depending on how many days I will be away and what type of coverage you want.

This is for an intimate elopement/session with under 15 guests and no wedding party.  

Includes Copyright to digital images.
Does not include a second shooter or prints.

*15% down payment required at time of booking.

Ultimate Destination Package

$11,000  - includes round-trip travel and all expenses for three professionals offering: full photography coverage, videography coverage, and hair and makeup artistry anywhere in North America. Additional costs will be calculated if travel is beyond North America. 

Specifics:

  • Full wedding day coverage with Jovial Photography and complete copyright to the digital images.
  • Full wedding day video coverage with Karen Castor Photography and complete copyright to digital video. 
  • Wedding hair and airbrush makeup with Alycia Smith of Backwoods Beauty, and touch-ups throughout the day to make sure you look perfect the entire time!

This is my favorite package because it includes everyone and everything you need for the most amazing destination wedding. Package includes two nights and three days, along with round-trip travel, for Jovial Photography, Karen Castor Photography and Alycia Smith of Backwoods Beauty. We require half down, so we can book all of our flights, accommodations, rentals, etc which is hassle free for you! We will follow you around as long as you need us, to capture not only the wedding, but the pre and post wedding festivities. All three of us love adventure, so if you want photos/videos hiking a mountain, kayaking pristine waters, jumping off waterfalls - then we are your girls! Our fun outgoing personalities promise to add laughs and friendship along the way!

Using Format