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PREP GUIDE & QUESTIONNAIRE

Stylized Maternity

Congratulations on your pregnancy again and thank you for choosing Ossi Photography to capture this special time in your life. Please read through my prep guide and feel free to share any concerns not covered here.

HOW TO PREPARE &
WHAT TO BRING

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Bra & Underwear

A strapless bra, close to your skin color, is needed. I have sticky cups available if you don't have one. For see-through gowns, choose underwear close to your skin color. For dark background shots, bring black bra and underwear. The underwear should be small, with no wide sides.

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Clothing for Kids

I have clothing options for boys and girls of all ages. Younger boys (5 and under) can go shirtless. If you prefer bringing your own clothes for boys, follow the suggestions for dads-to-be.

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Clothing for Dads-to-Be

He will need  one light and one dark tops, no patterns in neutral colors. Bottoms can be jeans or casual pants, one light pair, one dark, or just one medium pair. You can bring more options if unsure. 

If you'd like to include photos with your husband shirtless, please discuss it with him beforehand.

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Makeup

Wearing makeup is preferable. Focus on lashes (false lashes, extensions, or mascara) and well-defined eyebrows. Everything else can be improved in Photoshop. If you’d like me to book a hair and makeup artist for $175, please notify me at least one week in advance.

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Hair

It's best to leave your hair down (no buns or ponytails). Wavy or curly is preferred for longer hair. I may rearrange your hair during the session for different looks.

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Nails

Ensure your mani-pedi is done with a natural, light color (white, nude, cream, light pink). If nail polish isn't your style, just have clean and neat nails.

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WHAT YOUR SESSION
INCLUDES

4 LOOKS  •  UP TO 3 HOURS IN THE STUDIO •  UP TO 3 PEOPLE 

25-30 IMAGES IN PROOFING GALLERY, 5 INCLUDED

SESSION ADD-ONS:

hair and makeup 175$

extra person 45$ 

extra look 45$

weekend session 145$

studio + outdoor session 95$

10 extra photos in proofing gallery 145$ (adds one extra look)

rush editing 95$ (one week instead the standard 3-4 weeks)

OUTDOOR PHOTOS

WE CAN HOLD A PART OF YOUR SESSION OUTDOORS  
this option can be added for 95$ 
it will cover :
extra 30 min to an hour 
one extra outfit from my outdoor collection


* if you prefer an entirely outdoor session, please switch to the "natural "package *
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Location

My outdoor locations are all near my studio in Hudson. The right location will depend on the time of year or month.

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Timing

The best lighting is just before sunset so even if a small part of your session is taking place outdoor we need to schedule your session in the evening. 

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Weather

If it calls for rain, you’ll have the option to reschedule or let go of the outdoor plans. We’ll confirm the need to reschedule the morning of the session based on the forecast.

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Clothing

Not all my dresses can be used outdoors. Delicate dresses can be ruined easily.

We can use dresses from my outdoor collection or bring your own casual clothing like flowy dresses or tight tops. Avoid dark, saturated colors, large patterns and logos.

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LET'S
DESIGN
YOUR
PERFECT
SESSION!

QUESTIONNAIRE

I've designed this questionnaire to make it easy for you to express your tastes and preferences. Your answers will provide valuable insight into what you're looking for, guiding me in crafting a session tailored specifically to you. Please try to answer as many questions as possible.

If you're uncertain about your preferences or prefer to leave the selections to me, there's no need to worry. I can still design your perfect session using my expertise, insights from previous clients, and favorite styles.
How colorful would you like your photos to be?
Light, dark, something in between?
Which styles of backgrounds do you like?
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We'll be doing multiple looks, so different styles can be achieved. if you're having trouble describing your styles, that's ok, just leave this field blank
Would you like to use flowers or greens in your photos?
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Would you like to do some aerial shots?
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Would you like to do some flying silk photos?
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Would you like to do a modern look?
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What is your maximum comfort level with skin exposure in your photos?
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Do you have specific dresses, bodysuits, or fabrics you saw in my work and would like to use?

If yes, please star your favorite outfits in my online gallery, and I’ll have them ready for your session. 

Who will participate in this session?
Would you like to add professional hair and makeup service (175$)?

Needs to be booked at least 1 week before your shoot. You will need to arrive one hour prior to your booking time. 

How many looks would you like to do during your session?

Stylized package covers up to 4 looks (outfit + background). If you’re using some of your own clothing or doing nude or underwear shots, all of these count as a look. Each extra look can be added for 45$ each.

Would you like to add some outdoor photos? (95$)

Your answers have been sent. Thanks for helping me prepare for your session!

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ADDRESS & DIRECTIONS

Address: 73 Mayfair, Hudson, J0P1H0



My phone number: 514-802-5795

Please use the studio entrance, NOT THE FRONT DOOR.
Walk through our deck and go down the stairs. The door will be unlocked for you, just push and come in.
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