2018 Average Cost for Event Photography in Hong Kong

Average 800 per hour in Hong Kong

The average cost for event photography is HKD800 per hour. To hire a event photographer, you are likely to spend between HKD300 and HKD 2,500 total.

Minimum CostMaximum CostAverage Cost$ 300$ 2,500$ 800

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          Event Photography Hong Kong Cost Details

          Event Photography basically refers to graduation photography, family photography, party photography, birthday photography, 100th day birthday celebration photography, proposal photography, corporate photography, and so on. If you want to reminisce the past by keeping memories in photographs, photography is for you. How much does it cost to hire an Event Photographer? If you want to know some cost details of event photography, why don't you read the following article?

          1)Event Photography Actual Cost

          According to the duration of the photo shoot, genre, background of the photographer, number of photographers, venue, etc., a different cost will be charged. The more experienced a photographer is, the higher the cost. Also, it usually costs more during peak season, in outdoors, or with a large number of photographers. Commercial event photography would also cost more than that of private.

          As there are many freelance photographers, every photographer has different charges. Some photographers charge by hour, while other charge by project. For example, private event photography like family photography and graduation photography are cheaper, usually below $1,500. As for parties and wedding events, the charge would be around $2,000 to $5,000. Corporate event photography ranges from a few thousands to a few millions, depending on the event size, professional equipment, and labor required.

          2)Event Photography Services Content

          Every event, such as graduation photography, banquet photography, wedding proposal photography, birthday photography, and hundredth day birthday celebration, has different requirements. Therefore, there are different photography packages and personalized photography. Basically, photography packages covers certain duration and number of photos. Motion photos mainly capture the interaction between people, while still photos capture environments, ceremonies, and presentations. All photo should be saved in a high resolution, and clients have to be given license to use all of the photos. Some photographers provide post-production services as well.

          Apart form the above services, large-scale photo shoots will involve professional makeup and styling services, such as wedding banquets, award ceremonies, etc. and also equipped with professional external light and lighting technicians.

          3)Event Photography Additional Cost

          If the photo shoot takes place in inconvenient places, photographers will charge additional cost if transportation cost is involved. Apart from that, large commercial events also need the help of lighting technicians and videographers, which will as well raise the price of the whole package. If the on-day shooting exceeds the estimated duration, extra cost will be charged for the exceeded time. Photographers normally provide digital photos. Extra cost will be charged if hard copies are required.

          User Review
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          • Christy Tang
            November 13, 2019

            Terry was really nice and friendly for the whole night!!! It was a long dinner and thanks him for all the patience:)))) The photos turned out really good, great job!

          • Neil Steffensen
            September 16, 2019

            We confirmed the project at lunchtime and by dinner time Terry was on-site capturing the event! The photos capture the event brilliantly and were provided in the form of downloaded within 24 hours.

          • Mr Law
            September 14, 2019
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            Attentive, professional and efficient. . . Take a great video. . . Thank you!

          • Florence Lawrie
            June 18, 2019

            Thank you Gavin for doing such an amazing job for our wedding - Gavin was totally attentive and professional throughout the whole event and we are so pleased with all the photos which were delivered very promptly! Thank you for a wonderful job done!!

          • Celina
            January 24, 2019
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            The photographer showed the expectation we wanted, in the photo shoot, the snapshot is in place, the photo processing is good! The most important thing is that there will be a phase soon, quite efficient. Will find him for a long time cooperation :)

          • Ngan charmy
            March 27, 2017

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          • "Banquet Photography for 1000+ People"

            Cindy

            Hong Kong-Wan Chai

            What type of event is the photography service for?Annual banquet
            How many guests are you expecting for the event?1000
            Where is your event located?The Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
          • "Photography Service Needed for Proposal"

            Jason

            Hong Kong-Stanley

            What type of event is the photography service for?Proposal
            How many guests are you expecting for the event?5
            Where is your event located?Restaurant
          • "Birthday Party Photography"

            Mrs Wong

            Kowloon-Mong Kok

            What type of event is the photography service for?Birthday party
            How many guests are you expecting for the event?30
            Where is your event located?Party Room

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