I’m Manali & I'm here to help you elevate your brand’s aesthetic with intentional imagery through my hands-on, collaborative approach to each and every brand session.
Brand Imagery for Creative Female Entrepreneurs
You'll feel comfortable in front of the camera & confident behind your business with elevated brand imagery
Say goodbye to your overused images or
hesitating hitting publish on your posts!
You'll be equipped & encouraged throughout the entire experience with imagery that sells.
I'll help you find the perfect location & outfits and encourage you with strategic shot concepts & natural, genuine posing....
so you're confident on camera!
A COLLABORATIVE & CREATIVE APPROACH...
Between running the day-to-day of your business and going the extra mile while serving your clients...you don’t have the time to try and capture images of yourself behind the scenes to showcase the value of your brand. That's why each branding session is designed so that...
You bring the vision for your business...
And I’ll create our strategic shot concepts & help you look and feel your best in front of the camera!
Say hello to standing out
& staying booked out
Say Hello To Standing Out & Staying Booked Out
We’ll curate your location, outfits, a packing list of props & your brand session plan before shoot day!
All you have to do is show up on shoot day with your props (don't worry, your packing list is included!) & I'll take care of the rest!
Your content planning & marketing your business is about to become 5x faster, prettier & more purposeful
instead of BEING your industry’s “best-kept secret”
“Your branding session plan is everything I was imagining and MORE. You really took what I was envisioning... I'm truly in AWE of this proposed plan!!”
“She is the only one I trust to capture me authentically in front of the camera"
“Lovinnnggggg what I am seeing. I am OBSESSED. And I truly can’t wait to share every single one!”
After we chat on our initial consult call, we'll choose a date & collection that works best for your brand!
Once you're officially booked, we start the fun part of the process!
I’ll send a detailed questionnaire so you can share the heart of your business with me so your shoot is 100% on-brand!
This is crucial to get the most out of your images & truly reflect your brand's value!
I’ll help you curate locations, outfits to match your brand & overall strategic shot concepts!
We'll chat through your timeline & shot concepts during our Zoom call together.
Bring on the coffee, outfits & props!!
Rest easy knowing I’ll tell you EXACTLY what to do & where to look - so you feel like yourself in front of the camera. Even if you don't love getting your picture taken!)
At the end of our shoot, you get to go home for some well deserved R-and-R with a glass of bubbly as I start perfecting your images.
I’ll keep us on track with our shoot plan - We’ll roll through a variety of outfits and shot concepts to get as many images as possible in our time together!
As we get closer to our shoot day we'll make sure everything is on track!
I'll confirm the weather is good to go and send over your final packing & shot list!
Plus you'll get my session tips and reminders so you feel ready & stress-free come shoot day!
LET'S ELEVATE YOUR BRAND TOGETHER!
Get ready to update & elevate ALL of your brand imagery 2-3 weeks after your session!
P.S. I’ll even share sneak peeks within 1 week so you can get a head start!
No more digging through multiple folders to find what you need!
Say “Hello” To An Instantly Refreshed Brand
Real dream clients in your inbox...instead of just dreaming of them
How does this sound?
Custom on-brand images that do the hard work of marketing FOR you
Breathe a *sigh* of relief (instead of cringing) every time you post online
Scroll through a beautiful, elevated gallery to update your site with ~ease~
2x or 3x your profit because your brand images showcase your value
"Manali!!! I just squealed!! Thank you so much for sending these over - and so quickly! These look so lovely and fit perfectly for our brand!! SO grateful for you! Truly extraordinary!! Everything is looking SO beautiful - I'm in awe of what you were able to capture! "
"If you haven’t ever worked with Manali, let me tell you, she is absolutely amazing! For someone who hates taking pictures, she makes the process so quick, fun and takes beautiful images. Also brand shoots with her aren’t just about the day, she makes sure that you’re prepped in advance, offers packing lists, opinions on outfits, check in meetings and so much more!"
"If you haven’t ever worked with Manali, let me tell you, she is absolutely amazing! For someone who hates taking pictures, she makes the process so quick, fun and takes beautiful images. Also brand shoots with her aren’t just about the day, she makes sure that you’re prepped in advance, offers packing lists, opinions on outfits, check in meetings & so much more!"
"Manali was such a great choice for my branding photoshoot! She really delivered with a ton of great ideas to showcase what I do, which is hard to quantify, and I'm so happy with how my photos turned out!"
"Thank you so much for all your hard work on Monday! It was such a pleasure. These are gorgeous!! Thank you so much. The team is thrilled!"
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The PowerSheets Intentional Goal Planner and accompanying signature tools that help you make what matters happen. We shot for their Q2/Q3 content!
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Captivating Complexion specializes in professional makeup services for clients in Virginia. They customize makeup applications exactly to your liking - to make you feel like the very best version of yourself.
WELLS FARGO & DOWNTOWN CHARLOTTESVILLE MALL
FUN, approachable & GLAM
Through whimsical stationery and design, P&P aspires to create beautiful and fun paper that makes you smile. From greeting cards to custom gifts, Shannon hopes to bring a small dose of joy when you receive our paper goods.
THE PEACH & PAPERIE DESIGN STUDIO & HOME
whimsical, joyful, sweet
Alli is an Information Design Consultant in Washington, D.C. helps researchers increase engagement through transforming their ideas into unique and intuitive graphics so their readers more AHA moments.
Alli torban & Manali
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Pinterest strategy and solutions for online service providers. I'm here to combust what you know about Pinterest and give you the framework for Pinterest marketing success.
addie gray & Manali
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Stone Tower Winery is a 300-acre mountain top estate boasts beautiful vineyards and facilities for every occasion. It's perfect for adult day trips, date nights, weddings, and corporate events.
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warm, inviting, elegant
Kahani Digital is made up of a diverse group of passionate marketers, content creators and copywriters. However, at our core we are storytellers. Kahani means to tell a story and that is exactly what we believe in doing for your brand through social media and digital marketing.
hani anis & manali
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nostalgic, refined, narrative
Andrea Cable is a photographer who captures timeless images that tell your love story infused with light & bliss. She is a hopeless romantic who finds great joy in creating and capturing connection and beauty wherever she goes.
ANDREA CABLE & manali
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Over the last 5 years, I’ve helped countless small business owners simplify & step up their marketing game with on-brand, high-quality imagery.
It's time your visual brand identity matches the level of high-caliber service you provide!
Feeling confident & ease marketing your business online
Finally hitting "PUBLISH" on your new/updated site
Booking out with DREAM clients that you're excited to work with & serve
Sighing with relief knowing you have everything you need market your brand quarterly
Save time creating content by pulling images from 1 place (no more digging through folders)
All the heart eyes for your consistent & elevated brand aesthetic across your website & social platforms
Let's ditch getting stuck without on-brand images to share with your audience.
You'll have a custom library of purposeful brand images that complement your marketing strategy & the heart behind your brand.
You deserve to stand out like the professional that you are. Custom brand photography can help you elevate your brand in the eyes of your dream clients.
I: Update Your Existing Imagery
If your business has recently grown, this collection will help you update images across your website & social platforms.
Most often tied to a rebrand, website refresh, adding an offer/service to your lineup or new team members - cheers!
1-2 months of content | 2 Hour Sessions Investment | $750
II: Full Foundational Library of Purposeful, On-Brand Images
You're confident in your brand story & messaging but need images to attract those next-level clients!
Whether you're starting out or seasoned, if you have multiple marketing messages and need a variety of images, this is for you!
3-6 months of content | 4 Hour Session Investment | $1500
III: Best For Businesses With Multiple Streams of Revenue
For the seasoned business owner that has a team helping behind the scenes. We'll capture images for your multiple streams of revenue.
We'll rotate through multiple locations and outfits within each to make sure you have a full library of images that you'll be able to use across multiple marketing channels & platforms for 6 months.
6-12 months of content | 6 Hour Session Investment | $3000
Subscription branding packages available upon request.
Reach out below to book your session
Get in touch so we can talk about your goals for your business! Brand sessions are booked 2-3 months in advance. If you don't hear back in 48 bus. hours, go ahead and drop me a line at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Branding sessions go in-depth to showcase the work you do behind the scenes in your business and your unique way of providing your signature services. These are a mix of BTS, lifestyle & a few traditional headshots sprinkled in intentionally styled & designed to connect with your ideal clients.
Frequently Asked Questions
I am highly interactive with posing & laying out details during the Branding Experience! I'll work through our shoot plan that I'll share with you beforehand to make sure we're maximizing our time together so you have an incredible variety & depth in your final gallery!
After we chat during our consult, we'll choose a date & collection that works best for your brand! After your proposal is signed & your retainer is paid, we start with the fun part of the process of planning for your session!
This is why we'll hop on a consultation call! We'll chat through what your brands' needs are, what content and big projects you have rolling out over the next few quarters to figure out which collection would best serve you!
You'll receive an online gallery 3 weeks after our session with web-sized & full resolution JPG images. I usually average about 75 images per hour of shooting but it is dependent on how many outfit changes & location changes we have!
Of course! You'll also receive your print release to print and share your images for your personal & commercial use. You'll have the ability to lightly retouch your images to cohesively fit in with your brand if you so desire.
I have a cohesive Locations List in my Branding Session Playbook. After chatting with you & familiarizing myself with your brand, I'd be more than happy to suggest a few for you to look into & book for our session together!
Yes, absolutely! My clients send me photos of outfits all the time when they need help narrowing down their options. I'll come up with a complete props & packing list for you to use 1 week before your session arrives so you can prep before!