Frequently Asked Questions

+ Where is the portrait session held? 

Studio sessions are held at Aida’s studio in San Francisco. Outdoor sessions can be held in different locations in San Francisco. On location session can be done at the comfort of your home, at the hospital for fresh 48 sessions or a favorite location of your choosing. East Bay sessions can be held the Emeryville Marina, Doyle park, or around the city area which provides a fresh and urban backdrop for the photos.

+ How do I schedule a portrait session?

We can talk on the phone or start the scheduling process over email if it’s more convenient for you. Our phone number is 628-243-1038 and email address is

+ How do I schedule a headshot session?

You can book a headshot session with Aida online at Bay Area Headshot Company’s website. The headshot sessions are held in San Francisco at 870 Market Street Suite 1038.

+ How much is the portrait session fee?

The studio session fee is $250 and it includes a one hour photo shoot, the photographer's time to plan, and custom retouch your portraits. Digital and print collections are purchased separately.


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+ How much is FINE ART PRODUCTS?

Fine art prints start at $250. The amount you choose to spend is entirely up to you, and you only purchase what you love. Request our 2018 pricing guide to find out more about our fine art products.

+ What happens after I scheduled the session online?

We’ll send you a prep guide and directions to our studio so you can have it all on your cell phone. In addition, you'll also get a nifty email reminder with your session time and date a couple of days before the session.

+ What happens at the photo studio?

We'll greet you at the door, get to know you and your children and make beautiful images together! We'll keep the session short and sweet and at your children's pace. Most sessions are done in 60 minutes.

+ Do you photograph the parents?

Yes. Although the children are the stars of the session, we do invite the parents to join in for family portraits.

+ What happens after the photo session?

Two weeks after your session, we’ll meet in person at Aida’s studio in San Francisco to select your favorite portraits and place your order. Please allow four to six weeks for delivery.

+ Which fine art products do you offer?


  • Luxury presentation folio boxes with a rich linen finish and silky ribbon tie closure.

  • These photos come ready for you to gift, frame or just keep them in your folio box for posterity.


  • 100% Handmade by skilled artisans, eco and animal-friendly, giclée printing and archival inks.


  • Classic archival quality wall frames and canvas to match any style decoration.

+ Do you guarantee the quality of add-on products and prints?

Yes! We guarantee the quality of any products or prints ordered through our studio.