FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS How much is your retainer? Our retainer is $1,000.00. The balance is due before your wedding day! So what's the first step? You can reach us via the contact form. Make sure to include your wedding date and venue, if secured. We can respond back to you by email or phone. If possible, I would love to meet you both in person so you can get to know your future photographer and can ask me everything you need! I understand how busy you can be, so of course we can Skype! Once you’ve decided to choose us as your photographer, we will send a contract for you to sign and and return with a deposit. After that, you can check “find a photographer” off your wedding to-do list!! When should we book? Generally, 12-14 months from your wedding date. Will we get a viewing gallery for our pictures? Yes! All you photos go into an online gallery for friends and family to view. Your gallery is password protected and images are available to purchase directly from the gallery! Where are you based out of? We split our time between Youngstown, Pittsburgh, and New York. Can we follow you on Facebook? Yes! Please do! In fact, we're also on Twitter, Pinterest and YouTube. Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest | YouTube Do we get two photographers? Of course you do! We do not use assistants. We use second photographers. How long until we get our pictures? Generally 4-6 weeks. What if we want albums, prints, and other cool stuff? We’ve got you covered! Limelight offers just about anything you need! From metal prints to albums and canvas wraps. What type of gear do you use? Canon gear exclusively! We use canon “L” series lenses and our back-up gear is the same as our primary gear. We currently are using Canon Mark IIIs’ and Canon 1DXS’. Do we get printing rights to our pictures? Of course you do! You will receive full printing rights. Non watermarked, full size images! Do you travel? Of course! Limelight is available to shoot weddings worldwide. Have passport and willing to travel! Do you offer all-day service? Yes we do! We would never make you pick the most important 4, 6, or 8 hours of your day. They are all important! At Limelight, we are with you from the getting ready pictures through the reception! You never have to work your wedding day schedule around us. How many weddings has Limelight shot? Over the last 7 years Jimmy has shot over 400 weddings from Cabo, to The Caribbean, to the Big Apple!