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Test Shoot and FAQ'S

  • For consideration please submit ( one headshot and one full body shot) to Tomcullisphoto@gmail .com. No retouching. Also include your Instagram contact if possible.
  • Your name, measurements and contact information.
  • If selected Tomcullisphotography will select , retouch and watermark 2-6 images provided in 72 dpi resolution for your online book/social media). (non watermarked high resloultion images can be purchased for a nominal fee.
  • please contact me at for additional information.


Q: What are my rates?

A:Rates vary on the needs of the client. Commercial and personal shoots have a different rate based on copyright needs, location or studio, hourly or day rates. After we discuss your needs I can provide you with a competitive rate.

Q. Where is your Studio and hours of operation?

A: I am based in Newport Beach. My hours of operation for quotes are Mon-Friday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. I work 7 days a week by appointment and as hours are arranged for day or evening jobs.

Q: Do you shoot location?

A: I have the ocean, desert, and a wide variety of specialty locations available as well as behind the scenes video. There is an added cost based on distance, assistants needed, location rental if applicable.

Q : What do I bring for wardrobe to a shoot?

A: This is discussed prior to the shoot. It takes between 15-30 minutes to capture the look from each look which allows the client to control costs.

Q: What is your payment policy?

A: I require a down payment of one half the quoted price to reserve a date with you , (Paypal, check, cash). The remainder is do on the conclusion of the day of the shoot.

Q: What type of equipment do you use?

A: I use a combination of a Cannon 7D and Cannon Mark 3 digital. Video is also available with a second assistant videographer who provides a finished edited video for an additional cost.

Q: How long does it take to view the proofs from the shoot?

A: The proofs can be viewed within 5 working days from the day of the photo shoot.

Q: Do you provide retouching?

A: Basic imaging retouching, skin blemish, color adjustments,etc. to produce a magazine cover quality image is $20.00/image.