FAQ. Can you tell me about your Packages?


A.Choosing a Photography Package can be confusing and Daunting, every Bride and Groom have different needs. We offer both A La Carte and Packages. We Choose a package that will take care of most needs.

8 Hour Comprehensive Coverage
1) Brides 10x10 or 9x12 Coffee Table Book (70 photos)
(2) 5x5 or 5x7 Clone Coffee Table Book 35 Photos
(3) Retouched 11x14 Portraits
(100) Premium Custom Designed Thank You Cards
6 months Online Proofing (password protected)
DVD of Digital Negatives
 (2) Photographers
Each Enlargement Retouched


FAQ. What is A La Carte?

A. A La Carte is contracting the photographer based on his work and style to just capturing the entire day: Preparation, First Moment, Details, Photo Shoot Coverage, Family, Reception, and Ceremony. This will enable you to choose what you want and thereby making your own package.  

 List of A La Carte items.
 Coffee Table Book ,Portraits Various Sizes , Photo Book On DVD |Premium Thank You Cards| Post Card Thank You Cards , Engagement Photo Session,  Guest Signing Book, Online Proofing.  Favoramas


FAQ. What is your Style of Photography?

A. Artistry photography is being able to step outside the box using various styles of photography such as (Lifestyle, Commerical,
Fashion and Photojournalism) as tools to accomplish a job well done.

Artistic Photography in a Wedding Forum:
1. Preparation - Capturing the fine art details, many emotions, Beauty shots of the Bride while encompassing the deepest thoughts
of the Groom...   
2. Ceremony- Unobtrusively capturing the warm emotions of the blissful occasion.
3. Photo Shoot Coverage - This is the time when the Photographer exemplifies creativity bringing out the essence of the
Bride and Groom.  
4. Family Portraits - Knowing how to quickly position and compose effective Lifestyle Portraits that will be cherish for years to come.
5. Receptions - Documenting the many endearing moments of family and friends celebrating the Bride and Groom..


FAQ. Why should we choose John Bayley Photography?

Style. John embodies the spontaneity, creativity, and vision that a wedding photography should have.
Pictures should tell your story, without being posy or stage however has the essence of joy, and jubilation.
We go the extra step to capture that picture through various sources of equipment.
We love to interact with your guest to get those fun pictures that will be remember in year to come. “Children and Grandchildren”
 We believe firmly that a wedding is a Once in a lifetime event. There are no do-overs in wedding photography. If your wedding pictures end up anything less than awesome - they’re going to be mediocre for your entire life.
We believe in establishing rapport with the Bride and Groom.
   A.  Allows the subject to feel comfortable in front of the camera
   B.  Allows the photographer to express his creativity through artistry photography.

FAQ. What do we emphasize?

A. We place the emphasis on PHOTOGRAPHY not our exclusive Coffee Table Books, Custom Designed Thank You Cards,
and Guest Signing Books.
We firmly believe that a wedding begins and ends with excellent PHOTOGRAPHY.  Great quality photography allows
you to produce good products either yourself from the shared copyrights of the high resolution digital negatives,
or we can custom design products in house.


FAQ: How can I retain you?

A: A signed agreement and a retainer of 30% are required to reserve the date for you. Dates are filled on a first come-first served basis and once a photographer is booked, they’re booked. So don’t wait. Some prime dates are gone 2 1/2 years in advance.


FAQ:  Can I make an appointment to meet with you?
A:  Absolutely. We believe a personal connection is important. However, if you're considering other photographers as well, we strongly advise you to meet with them first. Then you'll have some education in the photography market and a basis for comparison so you can better appreciate the differences in what we offer.

FAQ: What if I have questions that aren’t listed here?
A: Drop us an email at or give us a call at 212-947.7657. We’d love to hear what you’re planning and discuss how we can make your vision come to fruition.