Frequently Asked Questions

For regular sessions you can expect your online gallery to be sent in 5 business days. If the session takes place during cherry blossom or fall foliage season, please allow up to 2 weeks. Thank you for your understanding.

I’m glad you decide to book a session with me. First, fill out the contact form. Then, I’ll be in contact with you to go over details such as location, dates, times. After we agree on a date, we continue to sign the contract and deposit to secure your session. Finally, you’ll get a confirmation of your booking and we just wait for our session.

I have been shooting portraits since 2018.

No, I don’t share any RAW files as they are not my final product. You’ll receive the best shots all edited according to my creative style.

Just have in mind different weather gives different emotions to the images. Knowing this, we can move forward if the rain allow us. There is a possibility to reschedule when there is a thunder storm or typhoon.

I currently accept bank transfers, PayPal, Stripe (credit card) and cash. For online payments please note that there’s an extra fee.

When choosing two locations for your session, please consider the time between locations as part of the session time. Sometimes walking from a near spot to another it’s a great idea to capture “in between” moments. Also, if the second location can be reach by taxi or train please consider covering this expense as well. I can always give recommendations based on your likes and my experience. You can add a 30 min break for ¥3,000 for these sessions.

For the regular sessions all editing is done to enhance the images following my creative style as shown in my portfolio. No alterations such as changing a person’s body & skin it’s included. For headshots skin retouching it’s included.

Yes, I can do that. Please choose the 120 min session plus travel expenses. Every case it’s unique, please send me a message and we can discuss it.

For example I can do a photo session around Kawaguchiko, Hakone, Kyoto, etc please fill out the form and I can send you an estimate.

Of course you can, if you’ll like to get more photos (out from the ones already in you chosen package) you can by adding ¥1.100  per image. For professional headshots please add ¥2.900. Also, you can order prints directly from your gallery.

Please considering covering the entrance fee for your party and the photographer.

The investment fee is based on a party of five. For sessions over this number please expect and additional fee.

For events, please send your details for a personalized quote.