Prewedding shoot, Wedding day coverage, Family shoot, Studio shoot, Beauty shoot
What is your speciality?
Prewedding shoot, Wedding day coverage, Studio shoot
Do you provide your services in other cities or countries?
Yes Available world wide
Will you provide all the digital files and/or negatives (or copies of the negatives) to the client?
Yes All coverages deliver high res images
How do you usually direct the couple during a photoshoot?
I prefer not to direct the couple, directing is for actors and models pretending to be real. A wedding is real it is full of love and excitement. My job is to capture that Love and excitement in a beautiful natural way.
What rate do you usually charge at?
We charge hourly or per event depending on the package chosen by the bride and groom.
How soon after the event will the proof be ready for review?
Within 2 weeks of the wedding.
How long does it take for the client to receive the final product?
Depending on the requirements of the couple the Album usually takes within 4-6 weeks of their approval.
How far in advance should your client contact you?
The most ideal time to contact us is between 6-12 months before their wedding.
Please list, if any, your business' past achievements and awards
In 2013 and 2015 I was voted as one of the top 10 wedding photographers in Australia by Fairfax media.
In 2013 I received 3rd prize in the Prestigious Head On portrait awards.
What makes your services unique?
We have a 20 years in the industry. As a pioneer of the Candid look we know how to get truly authentic life filled shots. We don't approach a wedding with a template that we try to fit you into we react to every wedding couple as individuals. We react spontaneously to the events as they unfold, to create a story that is as unique as you.
What is your payment terms?
50% on confirmation of the contract. The remainder 30 days before the wedding.
When was your business established?
My business started back in 2000.
What payment systems are available for your business?
Bank transfer, Credit card payment, PayPal, Cash
What is your policy on taking breaks? If you require a meal break, is it a requisite for the client to provide your meal?
Usually our clients provide us with a meal but if not it is not a problem as long as we know this before the day.
Are you available to shoot after hours?
Do you have replacement on the D-Day in the off chance you become unavailable?
Yes I have a number of colleagues ready to fill in if an emergency happens
Do you employ any special technologies, equipments, or techniques?
Yes We use the very latest in camera technology and the best lenses to. Combine this with hours of pains taking effort in Adobe creative suite to provide our signature Brand of light, bright and vivid imagery
Does a client need to schedule an appointment?
Yes Clients do need to schedual an appointment. But I am happy to meet them any time including after office hours during the week or on the weekends.
What photography styles do you specialize in? (max.3)
What photography styles do you usually offer?
Journalism, Portraiture, Candid, Natural, Black and White, Destinations
Voted by Fairfax media as one of the top 1o photographers in Australia in 2013 and 2015. We have 20 years experience in wedding photography. Our style is relaxed, unobtrusive, natural and beautiful. We are very flexible in our service/product offerings, happy to offer digital files only or we can make you a beautiful modern album.
Matt Reed Photography is featured in 2 Bridestory Blog articles: