Architectural Photography Rates

Erin Marie Miller is an interior, real estate, and architectural photographer based in Los Angeles.

RETAIL AND COMMERCIAL PROPERTY RATES

Small Commercial Property | $1200

  • Includes up to a half hour phone consultation, partial day of daytime photography including exteriors as appropriate, and standard Marketing Use license. Sunrise or twilight +$250.
  • Delivery includes digital capture, color correction and standard architectural post-production image processing, proof preview galleries, final high-resolution file prep and delivery of up to 25 final high-res, finished TIFF files selected by client from proofs, as well as a gallery of web-size JPG images.

Medium Commercial Property | $2000

  • Includes up to a half hour phone consultation, partial day of of daytime photography including including exteriors as appropriate, and standard Marketing Use license. Sunrise or twilight +$250.
  • Delivery includes digital capture, color correction and standard architectural post-production image processing, proof preview galleries, final high-resolution file prep and delivery of up to 50 final high-res, finished TIFF files selected by client from proofs, as well as a gallery of web-size JPG images.

Large Commercial Property, Campus, or Development | $3500+

  • Includes up to a half hour phone consultation, up to a full day of daytime photography including exteriors as appropriate, and standard Marketing Use license. Sunrise or twilight +$250.
  • Delivery includes digital capture, color correction and standard architectural post-production image processing, proof preview galleries, final high-resolution file prep and delivery of up to 75 final high-res, finished TIFF files selected by client from proofs, as well as a gallery of web-size JPG images.

RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY RATES

Less Than 2000 Square Feet | $300

  • Includes up to a half hour phone consultation (optional), up to two hours of daytime photography (dawn or dusk additional +$100), and standard Marketing Use license. Includes up to 15 finished high-res digital JPEG images selected by client from proofs.

2000-3500 Square Feet | $550

  • Includes up to a half hour phone consultation (optional), up to three hours of daytime photography (sunrise or twilight additional +$150), and standard Marketing Use license. Includes up to 20 finished high-res digital JPEG images selected by client from proofs.

3501 - 5500 Square Feet | $750

  • Includes up to a half hour phone consultation (optional), up to four hours of daytime photography (sunrise or twilight additional +$150), and standard Marketing Use license. Includes up to 30 finished high-res digital JPEG images selected by client from proofs.

5501+ Square Feet | $1000+

  • Includes up to a half hour phone consultation (optional), up to a full day of daytime photography (sunrise or twilight additional +$150), and standard Marketing Use license. Includes up to 40 finished high-res digital images selected by client from proofs.

ADDITIONAL SERVICES

Additional Images | $35 per image

Additional finished digital photos beyond those included in your package are available for purchase at for fee of $35 per image. Payment for additional photos is due at the time of placing order for additional images. Retouching work will not begin on additional photo orders until payment has been received.

Photo Assistant | Rates Vary

Photo assistants and/or digital technicians are often necessary on shoots at larger properties to assist with staging and lighting, in order to keep things running on schedule and looking picture-perfect. Fees for assistants are billed to the client at an additional hourly rate and must be agreed upon prior to booking. Please inquire with photographer for recommendations about the specific needs of your project.


BOOKING AND PAYMENT POLICIES

Contract Policy

A written agreement signed by both parties is required for booking. Dates are not reserved for photography services until contract has been signed and booking deposit is fulfilled by client. An electronic copy of your written agreement and an electronic receipt for all payments will always be provided.

Payment Policy

A nonrefundable retainer deposit/advance fee equal to 25% of the total fee is due at the time of booking/signing of contract and will be applied toward the final payment. Payment for subcontractors (assistants, crew, etc.) must be paid in full at the time of booking, in addition to the retainer fee. The remaining balance for photographic services, less the retainer deposit/advance, is due by the end of the shoot prior to leaving location of shoot. Reimbursements and payments for additional services, parking, or extra hours of photography are due in full prior to the delivery of proofs. Failure to remit retainer deposit/advance fee at the time of booking will result in an immediate cancellation of your shoot, and your shoot date will not be reserved. Any payments submitted after their due date are assessed a penalty rate of 5% of the remaining balance per week late. Failure to make final payment by its due date constitutes a cancellation of the shoot by the client. Accepted methods of payment include PayPal, Venmo, or Zelle. Business checks are accepted at the discretion of the photographer. Method of payment must be agreed on prior to booking. Personal checks are never accepted. Client is responsible for all fees for non-sufficient funds related to their payment(s). An electronic receipt for all payment(s) will always be provided.

Rescheduling Policy

Client requests for rescheduling should be made no later than 72 hours prior to scheduled shoot, except in emergency situations. Rescheduling depends solely on the schedule and availability of the photographer. Rescheduling does not change the originally scheduled due date of any payment.

Safety Policy

The photographer and her team reserves to right to terminate coverage and leave the location being photographed if the photographer or anyone from the team experiences inappropriate, threatening, hostile or offensive behavior from any person(s) at the location; or in the event that the safety of the photographer or team is in question.

Mileage and Parking Fees

All parking and mileage fees will be billed to the client after the shoot and must be reimbursed to the photographer on the scheduled date of final payment. Shoots that require travel by car beyond 30 round-trip miles from downtown Los Angeles will be billed a mileage rate of 53 cents per additional mile after the included first 30 round-trip miles. Flight and overnight accommodations are required for shoots at locations beyond 100 miles from downtown Los Angeles. Airfare and overnight hotel accommodations for distant location, out-of-state, or international shoots must be arranged and paid for by the client prior to the shoot.

Travel and Lodging Fees

Flight and overnight accommodations are required for locations beyond 100 miles from downtown Los Angeles. Airfare and overnight hotel accommodations must be arranged and paid for by the client prior to the shoot.