Photography by Aaron J Sheppard

Rates and Policies

Seniors and Families


Special Needs – Disabled

Stock – Art – Corporate


Session Fees :
are due at the time you book your session. They may be paid by Cash, Check, or Credit Card (via Paypal).

Cancelation Policy:
48 hours notice must be given to reschedule your session at no additional charge. Any session that is cancelled within 48 hours of your scheduled appointment time will be charged for that session fee.

Senior and Family Session Fees $45.00
The senior session includes both indoor and outdoor portraits. We have a variety of digital backgrounds for indoor portraits. Most sessions last between 1 hr and 2 hrs.

All images are retouched: includes removing wrinkles, blemishes, whitening teeth, and enhancing eyes. Complex retouching such as glass glare and braces removal require an additional charge. Quoted on an individual basis.


What to Wear: Solids are usually more flattering than large prints.
Please bring a large variety of clothing including casual, formal for mom, and any school uniforms, letter jackets etc. that you would like to be photographed in.

Hair: Avoid new haircuts or colors. Please schedule any hair appointments 2 weeks in advance of your session.

Pets: Some pets are allowed as apart of the session. All pets must be pre-approved and will require an extra fee quoted on an individual basis.

Makeup: Should be slightly heavier than normal. Please bring your makeup with you for touchups or let us change your look with digital make-up. Girls please avoid glittery eye shadow, or eyeliner, if you have any questions, please bring your makeup, and you can apply it after arrival.

Guys: Please shave before coming, 5 o’clock shadow is very difficult and costly to remove and will require an extra fee.

Please be careful not to burn if tanning before your session, peeling skin is difficult to remove, also be aware of tan lines when planning your outfits.


All images will be available for online viewing approximately 7-10 days after your session. You will be sent an email with a link to your images. If you do not have high-speed internet a watermarked dvd of your images can be provided to you in order to place your order for an additional $10. This dvd is the property of SheppardPhoto and must be returned before your order will be completed. Any disk not returned will be charged a fee of $100.00.

Order Deposit:

50% of the total order is due when your order is placed. The balance is due when your pictures are delivered. Most orders will be ready within 2 weeks of the date when your order was placed. There are some exceptions in delivery times due to lab production.


Under protection of the federal copyright law, all images are the exclusive property of SheppardPhoto. Therefore it is illegal to copy, download, reproduce or alter any of the images from your session without the written permission of SheppardPhoto. This studio also retains the right to reproduce all images for promotional purposes.