WHY CHOOSE ALLORIA WINTER PHOTOGRAPHY

Rhiannon, the visionary behind Alloria Winter, is a true Artist.  She is truly a girls girl and credits her warm easy going personality to growing up with her two sisters, having many good quality friendships, a best friend in her mother and baby nieces she absolutely adores. She has a love of fashion and has been collecting items for the Alloria Winter Enchanted Closet from all over the Globe. Our clients are welcome to the beautiful garments, gorgeous gowns, dreamy lace, sumptuous lingerie, sparkling jewels and to die for Louboutin shoes. We have dresses, head pieces, Chanel jewels, brallettes and so much more. During your photo shoot you will be guided through the process with easy instruction, she will direct you, pose you, right down to your lifted chin and pointed toes. There is a reason Rhiannon's portfolio shimmers with sophisticated sensual magic.  Not only will Rhiannon dress you to ethereal perfection & pose you like a motherly Ballerina but she is a Master behind her camera & lens. For her, it comes as natural as breathing. She is efficient and fast capturing amazing photos with grace. And then comes the Editing! Ohhhh the editing! This is where the magic truly takes off!  Photo shop is an integral tool to making a beautiful photo a piece of Art. Rhiannon can be as heavy handed or as feathery light with editing as you wish. While you will be amazed how beautiful your photos look unedited straight off of the camera, every photo can use some finesse. 

LOCATIONS

San Francisco Northern California

The Alloria Winter San Francisco studio is an opulent space with floor to ceiling enormous windows offering natural soft light and elegant French inspired decor. Beautiful tufted French grey and white bed, Large ornate Fairy Tale mirror and other vintage ornate furniture. This magical Parisian wonderland is not to be missed. Custom second floor dressing room with tufted couch, Belgium Chocolates and the beautiful designer wardrobe available to Alloria Winter clients. The Enchanted Closet is filled with designer shoes, lingerie, gowns, ornate unique garments and jewels all for you during your photo shoot.

Santa Monica Southern California
A beautiful hotel suite with impressive decor and lovely floor to ceiling windows located at the Five Star Casa Del Mar Hotel on the beach in Santa Monica. Select items from the Enchanted Closet are available.  Santa Monica clients have the option of also shooting on the beach. Due to the cost of the hotel suite this location is available for the Elite' package only and above. Note Rhiannon prefers the Agoura Hills location for Southern CA shoots.

Agoura Hills Southern California *Photographers Favorite*
Light and bright apartment studio space nestled among nature. Rabbits & birds right outside of the window. Decorated Parisian-White shabby chic vintage furniture, petal pink Versailles chair, Tiffany Blue tufted head board, tufted satin bedding, cozy candles, white fire place and a custom dressing area. Clients have the option to shoot at Leo Carrillo beach in Malibu as well as the beautiful hills & fields right outside of the studio in the nature reserve. This location offers a more robust set of photos as you are chauffeured around to several outdoor locations in the surrounding beautiful areas in addition to your indoor Boudoir shoot. A larger selection of the Enchante Closet is available at this location.

New York, Hawaii, Miami and Paris locations change depending on the season.

Travel pricing upon request.


HOURS OF OPERATION & BOOKING AN APPOINTMENT

Photo shoots are scheduled on a first come first serve basis due to high demand. What is available today may be gone tomorrow or within hours. While a 50% deposit is required to secure a date and time, clients wishing to pay for a session up front have schedule priority. Rhiannon shoots in San Francisco, Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, Laguna Beach and New York.  She will also travel upon request. Appointments are available most weekdays with two weekends a month reserved for the Enchante' two hour session and the Aletheia full day session. Smaller photo sessions can have a wait while the Enchante' session has greater availability. Periodically checking in to see if we have cancellations or reschedules is recommended to secure a sooner date. 

Photo session hours change depending on season and sun set. Evenings are not available as natural and ambient light are needed to create magic. 

Turn around times may take 2 to 10 weeks depending on how busy the schedule is but in many cases much sooner. Let us know the date you need your photos to completed by.

Are the women on your website models?

Most women on our site are mothers, career women, singles & everyday women wanting to look and feel beautiful!

Women of ALL ages and ALL sizes are welcome to this experience. At times we are asked why older women or plus size women are not featured on the site. Only a very small percentage of women allow us to use images. We have no control over who will say yes as these photos are so intimate and at times private in nature. We have countless beautiful clients over 50 years of age and countless plus size women as well. ALL stunning and every single one empowered by the experience. 

ATTIRE, WELCOME TO THE ENCHANTED CLOSET

Clients are welcome to The Enchanted Closet, which features limited sizes of designer lingerie, dresses, gowns, shoes, jewels, head dresses and so much more for accessorizing your look.  There is nothing like it in the world! Boudoir gals, remember to bring your best ensembles (don’t forget the pretty panties!) to the shoot.  We want you to look gorgeous!  

CANCELLATION POLICY

Two week notice requirement for cancellations. 

HAIR & MAKEUP

San Francisco
Shannon Le is a San Francisco based hair & makeup artist that has been fascinated with beauty since the youthful age of 14.  Ever since this early age of adolescence, her female friends have perpetually come to her, requesting her to beautify them for all sorts of events, like casual high school dances, Sweet Sixteens, and even one of the most special days of a girl's life, prom.  At this young age Shannon has been the ultimate go-to girl for painting the eyes, cheeks, and lips of her friends.  She believes that, "When you look good, you feel good.” Enabling this confidence and lighting this fire within, can truly make a woman beautiful.  Since then, she has matured into a professional freelance artist, for clients with needs that extend to even greater occasions & events. She caters to all hair textures & skin tones and specializes in both airbrush & classic makeup application. Shannon is available for applications within the comfort of your own home. Full hair & makeup application can range from $150-$200 depending on the look. Please contact Shannon for any questions regarding services, rates, and availability.

(408) 931-1387
shannon@shannonle.com
www.shannonle.com

San Francisco
Maria Lee is one of the most sought after makeup and hair artists in the Bay Area. With more than a decade of professional makeup and hair experience, Maria continues to enjoy celebrating clients' individual styles by listening to what each person wants and enhancing their best features. Besides having many private clients, she has worked on celebrities, athletes, CEO's, and major politicians for commercials, print work and stage performances. Available 7 days a week by appointment in studio (or on location for additional fee). Maria Lee's studio is located only 8 minutes away driving distance from Alloria Winter. Early appointments are available as well. 

www.MariaLeeMakeup.com
Maria@MariaLeeMakeup.com  
(415) 902.0625 

Available 7 days a week
$250 in SF studio (for hair and makeup including lashes)
On location +$50

LOS ANGELES
Celebrity hair & make up artist Mariah Nicole has used her acute sense of style and aesthetic eye to beautify the faces of Angelenos since 2004. 
Mariahs confident touch has made her a favorite among models, actresses, musicians, brides, and working professionals. She brings a calming and relaxing air to every experience that puts anyone in her chair at ease. Whether they wish to transform a vision to reality, or simply enhance their current look; clientele know they can entrust their image to Mariahs skilled hand.
mariahnicole.com
email: info@mariahnicole.com or mariahnicoleartistry@gmail.com
424.234.6493


LOS ANGELES
Keira Rowland
With over 7 years of experience in the beauty industry, working for labels such as MAC and NARS, in both the Los Angeles and New York markets, Keira aims to help people, from all ages and walks of life, feel beautiful in their own skin. Keira specializes in highly detailed glamour makeup - her signature looks highly requested by clients are her immaculately blended smoky eyes, soft and subtle contouring, and effortlessly bronzed, glowing skin. 

Past clients and projects include: 

  • Beyonce ensemble - Super Bowl 50 Half-Time Show
  • Kehlani - Grammys 2016
  • June Ambrose - Celebrity Stylist
  • Kahlana Barfield - Beauty Director, InStyle

Applications range from $150-250
www.KeiraRowland.com
Instagram: @Keira_Rowland

 

Nicole Wagner
First and foremost, Nicole Wagner is an artist. To understand her advanced skill level, you must first understand the passion Powder Inc. was born from. Nicole began sketching faces at an early age, which cultivated her advanced skills in highlighting, contouring, shading and color theory. Her background in art gave her the finesse and intuition to know how to accentuate the best features of every client. Her work is recognized by many in the industry as creating the most amazing and flawless transformations. You can always find her latest work on instagram at @powderincmakeup.

For the last 9 years, Nicole has been unparalleled in the bridal industry. Since 2010. Powder Inc. has been nominated by Oregon Bride Magazine for Best Hair & Makeup for 4 years straight and has won the award twice in 2011 and 2014. Nicole has also received multiple other awards and accolades and her work has been featured in Sports Ilustrated and on the cover of Oregon Bride Magazine. She travels all  over the US for weddings, photoshoots and workshops teaching other professional artists. 

Hair and makeup is $200 and travel fees may apply. 

She travels to California locations to work with Alloria Winter Photography and any other events, weddings, shoots etc.

powder@powderincbeauty.com
503.847.5572
www.powderincbeauty.com

 

Cici Andersen
Cici has over ten years of editorial styling and professional makeup techniques under her belt. She's worked on famous faces for the big and mini screen, commercials and everything in between. Whether you're looking for a natural, California-cool look, or sultry video vixen- her artistry has got you covered. Her laid back energy makes getting ready fun and relaxing. 

w: http://www.ciciandersen.com
e: heymisscici@gmail.com
p: 310.616.6822

Wedding & Event Planners

So Eventful
Wedding & Event Planner | Owner
ring   707.322.4133 cell | 707.385.9632 office
write   marisa@so-eventful.com
visit   www.so-eventful.com
snail mail   PO Box 1603, Healdsburg, California 95448
appointment   107 North Street ~ Suite E, Healdsburg, California

SPRAY TAN
Bay Area Only
Janet Saleh
Drive by Tan
(415)426-9590


WHEN TO EXPECT YOUR IMAGES

Portraits can take up to 4 to 8 weeks to be completed for the Enchante' and Aletheia sessions, 6 to 10 weeks for smaller sessions. Priority expedited Editing is available for an additional fee as detailed on the investment section of the website. Please see the investment section of the website for expedited editing pricing or ask if we can reach your target date.

IF YOU ARE SICK

If you are sick in any way, have a cold, flu, pink eye etc. please let us know as soon as possible and DO NOT come to your session. We will reschedule at a later date. If you show up sick to your session, unfortunately you will be turned away. Rhiannon cannot afford to get sick nor is it fair to her other clients. No exceptions.

PRIVACY

Clients right to privacy is honored and of course prior consent is received to use images on my website and social media. I always want to ensure my client's comfort level in and outside of the studio.

PlUS SIZED WOMAN

You are beautiful and absolutely should celebrate your womanhood! While shopping for your attire, keep in mind highlighting your best assets. Creative posing is used to work with your body not against it. Body contouring is available in photo shop upon request. 

PHOTOGRAPHERS LOOKING TO BOOK A SHOOT TO LEARN FROM ALLORIA WINTER

Attention photographers looking to book a session to learn the process and techniques of Alloria Winter Photography. Alloria Winter Inc. does not offer workshops at this time. We have the right to refuse service to a portrait or Boudoir photographer as this imposes a conflict of interest. Thank you in advance for your understanding. 

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