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How do we get started?
The first step is reach out to us via a email where we can set a phone appointment to discuss your project needs, location and date.

Where are you based?
We are based in Tampa, Florida however we travel anywhere in the USA and travel internationally as well.

What do you offer?
We offer Professional digital photography, video, graphic design and marketing for all types of businesses however we specialize in the Equine Industry. WE LOVE HORSES! Our Graphic Design services includes: Logo design, posters, postcards and stallion cards, brochures, business cards, social media / facebook covers and post ad design, web design, vinyl banners, magazine ad design, magazine layout of entire books and email blast advertising.

What are the prices?
Prices vary per project. Most photo sessions (per horse) start at $250 and video sessions start at $450. When you reach out to us we can discuss your project and quote for what best meets your needs. Shoots with special effects or lighting may require additional fees. We can offer discounts for several horses at one location. For "print" items such as brochures, postcards etc., size and quantities determine pricing. Stunning Steeds requires full payment before any services are performed. Checks, cash and all major credit cards are accepted. Unfortunately we do not accept Paypal, Cash Apps or Zelle at this time.

Are there travel fees?
We offer Equine photography to all of the United States and Internationally. We are based in Tampa, FL yet our Equine Photographers are in the Ocala area several times monthly but clients located outside the Tampa/Ocala areas may incur a travel charge to your location. Clients located more than 200 miles from the Tampa area may be subject to a rental car fee, Hotel and airfare accommodations, (if needed) and will be the clients responsibility. Photographer is willing to stay at guest rooms etc if offered. For out of State Clients, a 3 horse minimum is required. International clients, 5 horse minimum required.

What do shoots include?
Typically conformation, liberty and saddle poses are done however you can discuss in advance to decide what is best for your project. Photo shoots include high resolution files of your favorite images sent via download link. Want more images? No problem! additional images are available for purchase. Barn discounts are offered for multiple horses at same day shoot. One advantage to using Stunning Steeds is that we do not require any additional fees for copyrights. Our high resolution images from your shoot include unlimited use copyrights for you, the horses owner.

How long does it take to get my photos / video?
We tell clients to allow 1-2 weeks to see photo proofs which is sent via online link however often times proofs can be sent as early as 1-3 days. We ask you to send us your favorite photo selections and those final selections will be retouched. Minor retouching includes fixing closed eyes, lead lines will be removed, handler will be removed, minor distracting items in the background such as telephone poles or power lines etc. will have no charge. Depending on complexity, major fixes such as backgrounds completely changed or fence lines removed may be subject to an additional retouching fee. High resolution files will be sent via download link. Video project times vary on complexity. Videos may take a few days to a few week and are provided via download link.

What if the weather is bad on the day of the shoot?
We understand that weather conditions can be unpredictable therefore should the day be rainy or not best lighting for a shoot we can reschedule at no additional charge, only travel fees may apply. If client cancels day of shoot (or horse not prepared, forgetfulness, personal reasons, tardiness etc) Shoot fee is non-refundable. Travel charge may also apply.

Can I buy stock images, photos for use as fine art, products, merchandise or stock video footage?
Yes! We work with many Equine Magazines, artists and various businesses to provide affordable equine stock photography. Please contact us so we can discuss your project needs.

PACKAGES

NOTE: All shoots include: clients choice of conformation, liberty, under saddle, human & horse portrait (or all).
All wall art, paper prints and additional digitals are purchased separately. Final selected images include minor edits such as any distracting items, leadline and handler removed. Black horses coats can be blackened. Complete background changed, black backgrounds or fences removed may be additional charge. Barn discounts are offered for sessions consisting of 3 or more horses on the same shoot date. Travel charges may apply for clients located outside of Tampa or Ocala, FL. Specialty props, smoke machines, special lighting etc. may be additional.

PHOTOGRAPHY PACKAGE 1
$250.00 per horse
includes:
• Photo session (aprox. 30 minutes)
• Personalized online proof gallery  
• 3 edited high resolution digital files with unlimited use copyrights
• Final edited selections provided via download link for 30 days

Purchase additional images from your shoot: $35 per image

PHOTOGRAPHY PACKAGE 2
$400.00 per horse
includes:
• Photo session (aprox. up to 1 hour)
• Personalized online proof gallery 
• 8 edited high resolution digital files with unlimited use copyrights
• Final edited selections provided via download link for 30 days

Purchase additional images from your shoot: $35 per image

PHOTOGRAPHY PACKAGE 3
$1,200.00 per horse
includes:
• Photo session (aprox. up to 2 hours)
• Personalized online proof gallery
• ALL PHOTOS FROM SHOOT provided as high resolution digital files from shoot with unlimited use copyrights
• Final edited selections provided via download link for 60 days

VIDEO PACKAGE 
starting at $450.00
includes:
• video session
• 30 second edited promo video
• Royalty free music
• Final edited video provided via link for easy sharing and downloading
Note: You'll want to provide clear instructions before the start of project. video changes are additional.

VIDEO ADD-ONS AVAILABLE: 
• Additional Horses / Addl Locations
• Drone Footage
• Voice Over
• Animated intro / graphics
• Social Media Advertising 
• Email Blast
• Special music request
• 60 second or longer, edited video
• Video Changes $60 per hr
• Specialty props, smoke machines,       special lighting etc.
• Mini photo shoot - at video session

HORSE SHOW CLASS VIDEO 
$99.00 - 120.00 per class
includes:
• video session of your horse from the moment he/she enters the ring until he/she leaves the out exit gate.
• video provided via link for easy sharing and downloading

Any video recording must be authorized by show committee before day of event.

NOTE: All shoots include: clients choice of conformation, liberty, under saddle, human & horse portrait (or all). Barn discounts are offered for sessions consisting of 3 or more horses on the same shoot date. Sorry, copyrighted music may not be used unless proof of rights are purchased and file provided by client. Travel charges may apply for clients located outside of Tampa or Ocala, FL. 

GRAPHIC DESIGN RATES 

• Logo Design starting at $295.00 (depending on complexity)
• Full Page Magazine Ad Design $99.00
• 2-Page Magazine Spread $145.00
• Qtr / Half Page magazine Ad $75.00
• Web Banner $60.00
• Facebook Cover / Ad $60.00
• Web Design - call for quote
• One round of design changes at no charge-fees apply for additional changes

DESIGN & PRINTING

Because we strive to offer the best print rates please contact us for a quote on the following items:
• Brochures
• Postcards 
• Posters 
• Business Cards
• Vinyl Banners
• Booklets
• Flyers
• Business Cards

STOCK PHOTOGRAPHY / VIDEO 

We offer stock  and editorial images for various magazines, artists and businesses.

Please contact us with a description of the type of images / media you are looking for and we will be happy to help find the right match for your project.

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