Getting to know your photographer allows you to feel more comfortable working with them...
and it shows in the photos.
Kim Pham Clark Photography - KPC + friends; specialities; creative vision, approach, style; editing; investments; special offers and more!
KPC + Friends
Getting to know clients allows me to provide a positive experience. Here are some of the most popular reasons why my clients and I work well together! Let's find out if we're a match!
We're playful and comfortable being ourselves. Genuine conversations are our favorite kind. We're down-to-earth and maybe a little quirky. Smiles, kindness, laughter and corny jokes are always welcome. We celebrate the little things in life. Authenticity is a big part of our friendship. We're flexible and spontaneous. The outdoors is one of our favorite places to be. We believe that photography services go beyond photos; it's an investment in an experience, and in precious heirlooms that are part of legacies passed on for generations. (Find out more on the About me page.)
Portraits and Weddings
Kim Pham Clark Photography is a boutique photography business that specializes in portraits (families/furbabies, couples/engagements) and weddings.
Portrait photography for families/furbabies or couples or engagements are usually captured within a one hour timeframe, on-location outdoors and moves at a comfortable pace. I work closely with clients in a collaborative effort. When the day arrives, it's a really laid-back, fun time hanging out with friends!
Wedding photography is usually captured within a span of several hours covering a timeline of activities, at one or two location(s) indoors/outdoors and moves at a faster pace. I work closely with clients in a collaborative effort. When the day arrives, it's an exciting occasion with (one more) good and trusted friend by your side!
Creative Vision, Approach, Style
My creative vision is a photojournalistic approach with an artistic spirit to capturing lifestyles:
authentic of the people
sentimental of the moments
heartfelt of the emotions
I strive to capture people living life in the moment, candidly as things occur, spontaneously and organically. Clients know they can:
trust my creative vision, allowing them to be present, relax and have fun.
count on my professionalism and discretion.
feel completely comfortable and free to be themselves.
rely on me to be their friend and supporter every step of the way.
My style is approximately 80-90% photojournalistic while approximately 10-20% is portrait/gently posed. Much of my photography work is done outdoors in natural light, giving a soft, joyous and light feel. For settings with low-lighting and/or indoors, I'll mix photographing with and without artificial lighting.
I care most about preserving photographs to be authentic of the people, sentimental of the moments and heartfelt of the emotions. Photographs are lightly edited, enhanced artistically and provided with a mix of some in color and some in black and white. (Please Note: "Selective coloring" - black and white photos with isolated objects in color - is a style different than mine. Photoshop is not a regular part of my editing process.)
Your photography needs are unique to you and your interests. Packages are determined after a complimentary no-obligation consultation. If you know upfront that you have a photography package in mind and an investment range to consider, please don't be shy to share; I'm happy to explore that with you!
Bookings - A limited number of portraits, engagements and/or weddings are photographed annually, allowing me to give time and attention to clients and their photographs. Bookings are on a first serve basis. Let's chat!
Locations - Services are provided in, but not limited to, Northern Virginia, Central Virginia and Northern Neck Virginia. Inquire if there are travel fees.
Services + Products - Consultations, Online Password-Protected Galleries, Digital High Resolution Files, Lifetime Print Rights, Small and Display Prints, Custom USB Drives, Signature Custom Designed Photo Books
Consultations - A complimentary no-obligation consultation gives us a chance to get to know each other, learn more about your photography needs, see full portfolios and to talk through questions that come up. I enjoy connecting with clients! Let's chat!
KPC Client Referrals - Thank you to the wonderful clients and the vendors I've worked with! Many bookings are through referrals. When booking services, be sure to mention if you were referred to Kim Pham Clark! Inquire for details.
Family Portrait Mini Session - Host an afternoon of mini sessions for family and friends and receive a half-price savings on a mini session for your family. An afternoon of mini sessions would entail a minimum of three consecutive bookings - 30 minutes for each session. Inquire for details.
Wedding Photography - There are different offers available throughout the year. For a limited time right now, 2019 wedding photography services booked in Nov. and Dec. 2018 receive a special savings. Inquire for details.
Military - Thank you to our United States service men and women, and to their loved ones who support them. Active and retired members of the U.S. military receive a special savings on portrait, engagement or wedding photography services. Inquire for details.
Non-Profits - I have a background in non-profit work and understand the importance of documenting the people, work and events to further a mission. A special savings is provided for photography services. Inquire for details.
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Circa 2012, Business, Love Project
Kim Pham Clark Photography was established in 2012 and is continually building professionally, enhancing the client's experience.
KPC invests in its business and is licensed and insured. At times, venues require vendors to have certificates of insurance; a copy can be provided.
If you haven't seen it yet, check out the Love Project to learn how investing in your photos helps me to invest in others.