General FAQs

How much do services cost?

All of our services are custom quoted, so please reach out with your project details to

I want to book more than one service. Does CS3 Photography offer customized package deals?

Our package deals can vary depending on the number of services you book, the number of locations you book and more. When you request a quote, let us know your needs, and we’ll work with you to create a package deal that best suits your project(s).

Is it possible to book CS3 for multiple shoots in different states at the same time?

Yes! When you book a shoot with CS3 Photography, you get access to our network of professional photographers and videographers who are available in all 50 states and 20+ countries, making it easier than ever to book shoots for all your locations.

Can I book both small and large-scale projects with CS3 Photography?

Yes! We have the ability to handle projects of all sizes. Whether you need a single photoshoot or a large-scale production, we have the resources and expertise to meet all your needs. We’ve partnered with numerous renowned entities, including some of the world’s largest restaurant and retail chains, top players in the hospitality and multi-family sectors, as well as several Fortune 500 companies.

What locations can I book CS3 Photography in?

You can book CS3 Photography nationwide and in 20+ countries across North America, Europe, Asia and South America. For more information on where you can book our services, head to our About Us page.

What industries does CS3 Photography serve?

We serve businesses in real estate, retail, hotels/hospitality, restaurants, multi-family housing, construction, headshots/lifestyle, medical, offices, senior living, shopping centers, showrooms, venues and more.

What sets CS3 Photography apart from other photography companies?

Our reach extends nationwide and spans 20+ countries, encompassing North America, Europe, Asia and South America. This means that no matter where you (or your businesses) are located, CS3 Photography can be your trusted one-stop shop for all your photography and videography needs. We remove the hassle of booking multiple photo and video vendors in different states by handling it all for you!

What services does CS3 Photography provide?

With CS3, you can book professional stills, videography services, custom virtual tour services, aerial photography services, virtual staging services, Google Street View tours, headshots and corporate event imagery.

What is the process for booking a shoot with CS3 Photography?

Booking a shoot with CS3 Photography is easy. In just four simple steps, you can get your photoshoot on the books. Here’s how it works:

  1. Request a quote.
  2. We’ll discuss your project and schedule your shoot.
  3. Our photographers/videographers will execute your shoot.
  4. You’ll receive your assets in a ready-to-download format so you can start putting them to use!

Get started with CS3 today by requesting a quote.

Nationwide and International Photography

Who are the photographers?

The CS3 team includes a vast network of photographers and certified aerial pilots, spanning nationwide and across 20+ countries.

Our expansive reach ensures our team can seamlessly serve you and your business, regardless of your location or the number of places you need photo/video coverage of. Your photography needs are met with precision and expertise, no matter where you are located.

Who edits the photos?

Our photographers submit their unedited images to CS3, where our in-house team of expert photo editors handles the post-production editing.

This meticulous process guarantees consistent and high-quality imagery and video, ensuring your photos look exceptional and perfectly align with your brand standards.

How long does the photography process generally take?

Most shoots wrap up in about 2 hours. At CS3 Photography, we prioritize swift on-site work and efficient post-production. This allows you to focus on managing your business while we enhance your assets without lengthy on-site interruptions.

How should I prepare my property for a shoot?

To prepare your property for a shoot, inspect it thoroughly, especially for exterior details like roofs, walls, pavement and landscaping.

On the day of your shoot, remove any distractions like signage, vehicles, maintenance equipment and more. If there are imperfections you can’t address on your own, you can always request additional editing services to remove any unwanted blemishes from your assets.

What is the typical turnaround time for getting my professional photography assets?

At CS3, we’re dedicated to delivering your photos promptly. You can usually expect to receive your imagery within one week of your shoot. Some shoots may require additional services, which may prolong the delivery of your assets.

Custom Virtual Tours

What is a custom virtual tour?

A custom virtual tour is a digital representation of your business, allowing remote exploration through interactive features. It’s used in various industries for immersive online experiences.

At CS3 Photography, our custom virtual tours are most ideal for larger spaces and venues as they can include maps, hotspots, a menu and company branding as an overlay.

What types of properties or spaces can benefit from a custom virtual tour?

Custom virtual tours can be created for a variety of properties and spaces, including real estate listings, hotels, museums, event venues, businesses, educational institutions and more. They provide an immersive experience for anyone looking to explore a space remotely from their home.

What customization options are available for a custom virtual tour?

We offer various customization options, such as personalized branding, interactive elements like clickable hotspots, embedded multimedia content, custom navigation paths and more. You can tailor the tour to meet your specific objectives and engage your audience more effectively.

What benefits do custom virtual tours offer for businesses and organizations?

Custom virtual tours provide businesses and organizations with several advantages, including enhanced online presence, increased engagement, improved user experience and the ability to showcase their unique features and offerings.

They are an effective tool for marketing and showcasing properties or spaces to a global audience.

Aerial Photography

What is aerial photography?

Aerial photography involves capturing images or videos from an elevated position, such as an aircraft or drone. It provides a unique perspective from a birds-eye view.

What types of projects benefit from aerial photography services?

Aerial photography is valuable for many projects, including real estate listings, construction site monitoring, environmental surveys, tourism promotion and more. It offers a comprehensive view of large areas and intricate details from the sky.

Do aerial photographers need to be certified?

Yes, certification is essential for aerial photographers. At CS3, all of our professional photographers are certified drone pilots with the FAA, ensuring they understand all operating requirements and safety procedures for aerial photography.

How much flight time is typically included in your aerial photography services?

Our aerial photography (or videography) services include up to an hour of on-site flight time. We prioritize scheduling your flight promptly to ensure you can start marketing your property from a fresh perspective as soon as possible.

Nationwide & International Videography

What is videography?

Videography involves capturing moving images and sound to create videos. Videography provides a dynamic way to tell stories, convey messages and document events through moving visuals and audio.

What types of projects benefit from professional videography services?

Professional videography is valuable for numerous projects, including corporate videos, promotional videos, event coverage, product demonstrations, interviews, documentaries and more. It enhances storytelling and engagement with audiences.

What is the typical process for creating a professional video, from concept to final production?

The process involves several stages, including pre-production (planning, scripting and storyboarding), production (shooting footage and recording audio) and post-production (editing, adding effects and finalizing the video).

Each stage is essential in creating a polished and impactful video.

What equipment and technology does CS3 use to produce high-quality videos?

High-quality videography requires professional cameras, lighting equipment, audio recording tools, stabilizers and editing software. Advanced technology and accessories play a significant role in achieving cinematic results.

Custom Virtual Staging Services

What is custom virtual staging?

Custom virtual staging involves digitally furnishing and decorating a property’s interior using computer-generated furniture and decor.

This innovative approach offers flexibility, cost-effectiveness and the ability to create personalized designs tailored to specific tastes and styles.

What types of businesses can benefit from custom virtual staging services?

Custom virtual staging services can benefit various businesses, including real estate agencies, property developers, interior designers, home builders, vacation rentals, furniture retailers, architects, event planners and more.

Can custom virtual staging be tailored to match a specific target audience or style preference?

Yes, custom virtual staging can be tailored to match specific target audiences or style preferences. Our software offers various design styles, from contemporary to rustic, modern to minimalism.

When you place an order with us, you can choose the style that best suits the property and your target audience.

What if I have preferences or wish to make changes to the staged image?

Each photo includes up to two rounds of edits. While you can’t individually select specific items, you can provide feedback on what you like and dislike from our designer’s selections.

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