The Family Photo Album is Dead

The Family Photo Album is Dead

Although it may be nice to go through the family photo albums with the grandparents every so often, the reality is that social media (and in particular Facebook) has replaced the family photo album. No longer do we take a family portrait once a year and mail out wallet-sized photos to all of our closest family. Instead, we now takes photos of everything and share it with every last soul we’ve ever met. Sometimes I feel bad that I’m sharing a picture of the pineapple I just ate with some dude I met 7 years ago on vacation. But that’s […] Read more

Disrupting the Event Photography Market

Disrupting the Event Photography Market

We’re disrupting the event photography market by bringing millions of new consumers into the market. At $600 an hour, a professional event photographer has priced most consumers out of the market. At $99 for a 2 hour party, Valet Photos is making event photography accessible to the masses.

What does a pregnant woman, a bachelorette party, and a student body president all have in common? They are all the type of consumer that Valet Photos looks for. Before Valet Photos a soon-to-be mom wouldn’t have even dared spending her money on a photographer for her baby shower. But at only $99, that […] Read more

What Should You Pay for Event Photography?

What Should You Pay for Event Photography?

It’s absurd that professional photographers still charge upwards of $600 an hour for a service that a 7-year-old with an iPhone can do 90% of. Photography has changed tremendously over the past 30 years, yet professional photographers are charging more than ever. Valet Photos is changing this by offering unlimited candid photos at your next event for as low as $99.

In 1930 there were about a billion photos taken every year. By 2000 that number had increased to 86 billion photos a year. But in 2014 we took nearly 880 billion photos! That means in only 14 years the number […] Read more