FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

WHERE ARE YOU LOCATED?

Our studio is conveniently located in 1222 Vesenaz, Geneva. Easily reachable both by car and public transportation with guest parking.

WHEN IS THE BEST TIME TO DO A PREGNANCY PHOTO SHOOT?

The best time for photo-session is between 27-35 weeks of pregnancy. The right time is different for every woman and we recommend not to wait too long. 

WHEN TO GET IN TOUCH?

It's never too soon to book your maternity session, book your session in advance. Maternity photoshoot experience should be exciting and comfortable for you. We suggest to get in touch with the studio at least one month prior your preferred date to ensure availability. We will try our best to fit you into the schedule at the most convenient date.

MAY I BRING MY HUSBAND / MY OTHER KIDS WITH ME?

Of course. Your husband  & kids are welcome to join you during the session. 

DO YOU PROVIDE DRESSES/ WRAPES/ FABRICS?

Our studio provides a full wardrobe that includes an exquisite selection of beautiful sheer Italian silks and other fabrics for draping as well as classic bodies, black & white dresses and gowns.

HOW DO I GET READY FOR THE PHOTO SHOOT?  

Our maternity sessions are tailored specifically to you, and include a consultation session with Nadia. We will discuss ideas on posing, lighting, wardrobe, and style. We will work closely with you and learn from your ideas and expectations to make sure that your vision becomes a reality. 

  • Try not to wear tight underwear and clothing on the day of the session to prevent marks on your skin.

  • Get a manicure and a pedicure a day or two in advance.

  • Take a nude underwear with you. 

 

EXTRA WEIGHT AND SKIN IMPERFECTIONS

Our goal is for you to feel the most beautiful you've ever felt in your life. That is why you won't have to worry about any of those things. Professional photo retouching is included in your session. We specialize in the most comprehensive and detailed editing, and while we focus on creating a natural look we will edit your photos to your liking. 

THIS IS MY FIRST TIME POSING FOR A PROFESSIONAL PHOTO SHOOT…

Nadia will guide you through every step of the process, showing you how to pose in a way to flatter your new curves and your figure so that you look at your best. Even if this is your first time on set, she will make you feel comfortable, at ease and make sure to give you a relaxed and fun experience. Our goal is to capture your inner strength and beauty through timeless works of art.

DO I HAVE TO BE NUDE?

Not at all. All of our maternity sessions are customized and tailored to the wants and needs of each client. Some clients prefer clean and simple artistic nude photographs and wraps, while others prefer to be fully clothed. 

WHEN MY IMAGES WILL BE READY?

Throughout your photo shoot you will have the opportunity to preview and select your favorite images. At the end of your session Nadia will send you a link where you can select pictures for retouch. Nadia will go through your favourite selection and advice on the best portraits for retouching.  Your final digital photos will be ready within 3-4 weeks.

For extra charge: 1 week your final retouched digital photos.

DO YOU OFFER NEWBORN SESSIONS? 

We are more focused on Maternity and Boudoir/Beauty sessions. Occasionally we do Newborn and Family photo sessions for our returning clients. Please inquire for more details.

DO YOU DO PROFESSIONAL MAKEUP AND HAIR? 

You have to arrive to the studio with makeup and hair done. We are giving you contacts of professional makeup and hair artists we are working with. Prices may vary from 160-200 CHF depending on your requirements.

HOW DO YOU TRANSFER PHOTOS?

Collection of photos includes high resolution digital files delivered via We Transfer. Unedited files JPEG you can order for additional cost in lower resolution for your home collection, but must not be published on any social media. 

DO YOU PRINT PHOTOS?

We can print photos of different sizes for you. Upon your request we can also create create classy and elegant work of art of larger sizes on canvas, aluminium or plexiglass for your home.