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FAQ's:
Where is studio located: Studio City
Is there parking: Yes free guest parking in covered garage.
Where are you from: Live in Burbank Grew up in Boston.
How long to get pics: usually 1-2 days googledrive link.
How long is shoot: typically 3 hours men, 4 hours women for 3-4 looks.

Prep:
Consult with reps on specific looks
and/or
do what you want be an artist.
I can consult by phone after 7pm.

Getting your images:
As of December 15 2018
Free download of all hi res images with 6 month googledrive gallery.
Please download all images and make backups.
To download all full size images from googledrive:
Top of page click on “download all”

If you shot before December 15 2018
Reproductions.com Gallery expires after 90 days you can contact them directly for download link.
All headshots digital files are uploaded to reproductions.com .
There is a 4 number pin in the Reproductions proofs gallery link email.
This pin is to download all of the smaller size proofs.
You can separately download all of the full size headshots from the entire shoot from reproductions for $10.

To download all full size headshots from Reproductions :
Go to proofs gallery from Reproductions email.
1. Click on any image.
2. Click on Buy Photo. NOTE... This does not mean you are buying only one photo, this brings you to the next menu.
3. Scroll down till you see Digital, "All Photos Download (High Resolution)" click on the "+" to add one to cart.
4. Click on View Cart.
5. Click on Checkout.

All images are only delivered electronically through the internet.
If I give you the files myself in any tangible physical form including copying from my computer to your flash drive I would need to collect state tax on the entire cost of the shoot.
Electronic transfer of digital photographs delivered through the internet is non taxable in California the shoot is then a non taxable service not a retail transaction.

Hair / Makeup:
You may bring any makeup person you wish or I have a list of referrals.
Makeup is booked separately with the makeup/hair artist, i do not book makeup for you.

Copyright:
All images are owned by James DePietro Photography
Images may be used for casting, self promotion, personal websites and social media.
Use of images by third party publications, films, videos, music labels, products, advertisements, or any third party requires signed release agreement.

Retouching:
All headshots are post processed from raw to jpg, color corrected, adjusted exposure and contrast, some processing is done on each look while shooting so you can see the end result.
Need for any retouching is minimal with the various lighting options and attention to detail.
Headshots Retouching per image (subject to availability)

Basic $25.75 (less texture detail maintained than advanced retouch)
Fine tune color correction
Fine tune exposure, contrast ,saturation
Remove blemishes (if excessive advanced retouch required)
Quick soften skin and lines
Remove some fly away hairs (if excessive advanced retouch required)
Remove reduce dark circles under eyes
About 20 minutes retouching (if past 20 minutes advanced retouch required)

Advanced $51.50 (looks more real takes more time)
Fine tune color correction
Fine tune exposure, contrast, saturation
Remove all blemishes
Soften skin with texture intact, frequency separation and doge burn
Balance skin tone
Remove all fly away hairs
Remove dark circles under eyes
Clean sharpen eyes (dodge burn eye whites at pixel level to maintain natural realness)
Liquify Tool
Detailed eye white correction

Thank you
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