Ace Photography
Ken Mann (Dip. Photography)     KZN Manager & Licentiate Member of the SAPP 

What does my quote include?

  • For a customised Quotation CLICK HERE
  • Time required for briefing, planning & preparation of your shoot.
  • Traveling time to & from photographic location.
  • Delays not of our making, waiting time is also included.
  • Time required for checking and cleaning equipment.
  • All data capture and post production time.
  • Finishing & debriefing time.
  • Time spent on actual photo shoot.
  • Any other time which may be required, to complete your project to the best of our ability. 

Travel and Accommodation.

  • Total distance travelled in kilometres to and from location X travel rate per km.
  • Distance travelled to deliver project if required.
  • Accommodation will be charged at the going rate.
  • Airfare and travel to and from airport/location will be charged at the going rate.
  • Should you require us to arrange and pay for any of the above we will do so. Our mark-up or 15% will be added before billing you. 

Post Production and Editing of Images.

  • The post production and editing which is provided for in this shoot is as follows…
  • Transferring RAW files from camera memory cards to the computer.
  • Initial review of all images and deleting any images where quality is not up to standard.
  • Correcting for White Balance, Exposure, Contrast, Noise,  Sharpness, Hue, Saturation, Vibrancy, Colour, Cropping images for better composition and resizing images.  This is all done in "Lightroom CC."
  • All images are then converted to "PSD" images, rechecked, tweaked in "Photoshop CC."
  • Conversion of colour images to black & white.
  • The final step is converting images to the standard "JPG" format and preparing the images for delivery to the Client.
  • ANY OTHER MODIFICATIONS "PHOTOSHOPPING" OF IMAGES WILL INCUR AN EXTRA CHARGE PER HOUR AND ONLY AFTER A QUOTE FOR THIS MODIFICATION HAS BEEN PREPARED AND ACCEPTED BY THE CLIENT.  This can include things like but not limited to....
  • Splicing images together.
  • Photoshopping legs, tummies, hips, arms etc.
  • Making a collage of images.
  • Making a digital photo album.
  • Artistic manipulation of image to create the desired effects.
  • Preparing images for printing.
  • Or any other modifications to an image. 

Material Charges.

  • Recordable disks for computers.
  • Developing & printing.
  • Photo album & any stationary required for creating your album.
  • Any other materials or consumables which may be required for your project.

Props, Models, Make-up, Styling, Aircraft hire etc. 

  • All these should be arranged by yourself.
  • Payments for these services should be made directly to the company or people involved.
  • Should you request us to arrange and pay for any of the above we will do so for you but our markup of 50% will be added before billing you. 

Disclaimer: All images contained in this web site are the sole copyright of Ace Photography and may not be copied, downloaded or used in any manner, whatsoever, without written permission from Ken Mann of Ace Photography.