Parks Creative, Inc. Photography
We strive to provide A-grade commercial photography for businesses. We have many years of experience, lighting and camera equipment, a van for location work, and our own studio space. Difficult assignments and lighting challenges are where we shine. Brian Parks has a degree in commercial photography and worked in several Seattle area studios before opening his own business. We have successfully provided a wide range of services for businesses, however specialize in product and architectural interior photography.
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Frequently asked questions
What is your typical process for working with a new customer?
A shot list is the best place to start discussing a new project, in order to know what the client is looking for and be able to create an accurate estimate of costs involved. If the client is unsure what their shot list might entail, a quick phone conversation can be helpful to discuss the objectives and goals of marketing efforts.
What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?
I have a degree in commercial photography, as well as several years experience working in another catalog photography studios before opening my own business.
Do you have a standard pricing system for your services? If so, please share the details here.
My pricing has remain the same for over 15 years, based on an itemized estimate form applying client shot list information and my standardized rates.
How did you get started in this business?
Prior to getting my degree in commercial photography, I actually went through a middle school photography program for three years which was college level. We were doing color processing and printing, Ansel Adams zone system black-and-white development and printing, artificial lighting of products, as well as using 4 x 5 view camera techniques. During college and immediately after, I assisted commercial photographers in Seattle.
What types of customers have you worked with?
I have JPEG samples from successful projects with a wide variety of clients, including graphic designers, advertising agencies, product manufacturers, industrial manufacturers, food industry, and multi-family and other architectural customers.