Frequently Asked QuestionsProLocal answers some of the questions we get often.
Studies have shown that professional photography sells listings. Many realtors opt to take their own photos on their phones or point and shoot cameras, which in turn causes the MLS systems to be full of horrible photos. When our realtors ask us to photograph their homes, they get a competitive advantage when potential buyers are intrigued by the photos that stand out – the professional photos. Humans are visual beings, and much more likely to pay attention when something catches their eye. By creating high quality photos and employing unique tools like aerial drone photography, we can capture the attention you’re looking for!
How quickly can you come out to shoot my project?
Generally speaking, with residential properties, we can come out with 24-72 hours notice, depending on how booked we are. For commercial properties or larger projects, we may need to schedule a photo shoot further out than that.
How many photos do we receive?
Photo packages include at least 15 photos for smaller properties and more for larger properties. Aerial drone shoots are typically 5-8 photos. Portrait sessions generally include 2 images with additional images available for purchase.
How long will it take to get my photos?
For standard photos, turnaround time is generally 24-48 hours depending on how booked we are. We make every effort to get your photos to you as quickly as possible.
Do you edit the final photos?
Simply put, yes. By employing the methods we do to photograph your listings, we do extensive editing to the images. It’s not easy to balance colors, shadows and those bright windows!
What can I do with my final photos?
Images include licensing for online collateral use. That means they can be used in social media and online listings as well as on your website. Anything else including print,
How will the final photos be delivered?
You will receive an email with a login to access the images and pay the invoice. Invoices must be paid before access is granted to download or use any of the materials we have created. You will need an account in order to access the delivery system.