Paola is a passionate and skilled wedding photographer who enjoys celebrating with couples on their most precious wedding day. She is also one of the sweetest humans and will instantly put you at ease in front of the camera!
She has worked as the exclusive lead photographer with Ashley Rae Studio for the past three years and documents weddings throughout California and beyond.
Associate wedding collections include Paola Christiansen as the lead photographer, along with an additional photographer on the day of the wedding. Ashley Rae manages all client correspondence as well as all post production editing.
With each collection you will receive fully edited film and digital photographs, a “sneak peek” gallery within one week of the wedding, and an online wedding gallery for sharing with family and friends.
These collections are all inclusive, meaning no travel fees or sales tax will be added.
COLLECTION ADD ONS
Frequently Asked Questions
Full Engagement Session | $500
This session has a duration of 90 minutes and can include multiple nearby locations and multiple outﬁt changes. Assistance with planning included. Travel fees may apply.
Rehearsal Dinner Coverage | $1000+
A wonderful option available to capture intimate moments between family and friends during the rehearsal dinner. Priced at $500/hour of coverage (2 hour minimum). You will receive these edited images along with all your beautiful wedding day photos. *Additional travel fees may apply.
Mini Engagement Session | $350
This session has a duration of 30 minutes and includes a single location and one set of outfits. Assistance with planning included. Travel fees may apply.
Luxury Photo Books & Albums | $450+
8 x 8 hard cover, and vegan leather photo books begin at $450. Luxury, 8 x 8 hard cover and genuine leather photo albums begin at $950. Please contact us for our pricing sheet.
Prices subject to change.
DO YOU RECOMMEND AN ENGAGEMENT SESSION?
This is something that is absolutely recommended! On the day of your wedding, you will likely be with your photo/video team more than any one else that day.
An engagement session allows you to get to know your photographer well, and, come wedding day you should feel comfortable and familiar with the process.
WHAT KIND OF CAMERA EQUIPMENT DO YOU USE?
Paola shoots with multiple Canon Mark III's, as well as a Mamiya 645 pro medium format film camera.
HOW MANY WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHS ARE DELIVERED AND WHEN WILL WE RECEIVE THEM?
Approximately 70-90 images per hour of wedding/event coverage is delivered to clients in the final photo gallery. Couples can expect their entire collection to be completed within 10-14 weeks. They will also receive a "sneak peek" gallery of 20-30 images within one week of the wedding.
MY WEDDING VENUE/PROPERTY REQUIRES HIRED VENDORS TO BE INSURED. ARE YOU INSURED?
Yes, Absolutely! Ashley Rae studio and all camera operators under hire are fully insured and can provide proof of insurance typically within 24 hours via email.
CAN WE SCHEDULE A CONSULTATION?
Absolutely! Although not necessary, it is recommended to schedule a free consultation prior to booking.
Select the "Free Consultation" option below to schedule a video chat with Ashley Rae.
CAN WE ORDER PRINTS FROM YOU?
Yes! You and your family and friends can order prints straight from the online wedding gallery you will receive. You personally get printing rights to all the images in your gallery, which allows you to download the high resolution images straight to your computer/hard drive and print using any service you please.
HOW DO WE BOOK WITH ASHLEY RAE STUDIO?
Simply click the "Book Now" button below and fill out the requested information. You will receive a contract via email within 24 hours for your review and signature, as well as a deposit request for 1/2 the total amount.
For any additional questions prior to booking, please contact Ashley at [email protected]