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Sean J. Mason Photography

South Pasadena , CA

LOCATION

803 Meridian Ave.
South Pasadena, CA US 91030 (map)

PHONE

626-329-2557

WEBSITE

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ABOUT US

Thank you for stopping by my site. I specialize in photojournalism-style photography which I describe as telling the story of your special day or event as it unfolds through pictures. It... Read more
Thank you for stopping by my site. I specialize in photojournalism-style photography which I describe as telling the story of your special day or event as it unfolds through pictures. It’s about capturing those once in a lifetime moments as they spontaneously occur throughout the day. I’m very enthusiastic about helping people enjoy fond and lasting memories through wonderful photographs.

Highly professional, and dedicated to providing the best photographic experience possible.
Thanks again for stopping by.

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INFO FOR PHOTOGRAPHY

What primary photographic style do you identify with?
Photojournalism, Portraiture
What do your packages include?
Albums, Custom Graphic Design, Digital Files, Flush Mount, High Resolution Images, Prints, Proof CD of All Images
Do you have liability insurance?
Yes
Do you offer special techniques such as hand-coloring or toning?
I offer clients a variety of images which include color, black and white, sepia, and some creative artistic techniques such as aging or antiquing. Each and every image is edited to be print-ready. I use some enhancing techniques on certain images, but I love clean, clear, realistic photos best.
Do you have experience shooting in various lighting situations?
Natural lighting is always best, and I like to work with the lighting conditions I'm given.
Is your media preference film or digital?
Digital photography has a versatility about it that film just can't match - more images, more variety, and all lighting conditions.
How many photographers do you work with?
I always bring one assistant photographer.
Do you guarantee your presence at the actual event?
Yes.
Do you sometimes book yourself for more than one event in a day? Weekend?
No.
Do you have a replacement photographer in case you become unavailable on the day of the event?
Yes.
What kind of equipment do you typically bring with you on the day-of?
Two digital camera bodies, a variety of lenses, plenty of memory cards, tripods, light reflectors, and lots of enthusiasm.
Do you bring back-up equipment to the event in case of malfunction?
Yes.
Do you charge hourly or full day?
I charge for a full day. I don't like putting extra stress on my clients.
What is your policy on taking breaks? If you require a meal break, do you require that the client provide your meal?
I usually eat when the couple eats. This is the best time for me to take a break. Photos of the bride and groom and guests eating are not very flattering. This is the only break I take for the day.
Do you charge for travel?
I do not charge for travel for all Southern California areas. Travel fees are dependent on distance and amount of time (usually just fuel charges/airfare and overnight stay if necessary).
How soon after the event are the proofs ready for viewing?
2-3 weeks.
In what format are the initial proofs offered?
We do on-line proofing and give our clients a proof CD of all their images.
How long can the client keep the proofs?
Forever.
Do you retain the copyright for the photos?
No. The images are those of the couple, and they should be able to do whatever they want with them.
Do you reserve the right to publish the photos?
Yes. I may put some images on my blog or website, unless the couple requests otherwise.
Do you provide the digital files and/or negatives (or copies of the negatives) to the client?
Yes. The couple receives a DVD of all their high-resolution images.
Will images be available for viewing online?
Yes.
What kind of albums do you offer?
Custom made flush-mount handcrafted Italian albums with a wide range of sizes and covers.
When will the client get the final album?
Once the couple selects the images for the album it takes up to 8 weeks for delivery.

REVIEWS

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Gena
Wedding:
6/15/2013
5.0/5.0
I was married this June and Sean provided the photography for my engagement session and wedding. My husband and I couldn't be happier with him. We're both pretty shy people, but Sean quickly put us at ease and we really enjoyed the sessions. Now we'd like to take family photos each year.

Sean is professional, prompt, and has a great eye. He was responsive to email and quick to answer any questions. And, he was flexible with special requests, like our photo location and desire for specific poses. He provided a great variety of images, including various backgrounds, poses, and effects (black & white, different saturations, etc). During the wedding, he was incredibly organized and did a great job of making sure we got the photos we wanted. And, like the other reviews say, he was like a fly on the wall (completely non-intrusive) during the ceremony and reception. We were also pleased with the photo slide show he composed for our reception. In addition to including our childhood photos, he provided a great choice of music and theme.

When we received our final wedding photo DVD, we held a screening party with our parents. Everyone was incredibly pleased with the results. There was a mix of fun photos, candids, formal family, and artistic shots (my sister said that one segment reminded her of a Chanel add!). We would definitely 100% recommend Sean to a friend.
I was married this June and Sean provided the photography for my engagement session and wedding. My husband and I couldn't Read more...
I was married this June and Sean provided the photography for my engagement session and wedding. My husband and I couldn't be happier with him. We're both pretty shy people, but Sean quickly put us at ease and we really enjoyed the sessions. Now we'd like to take family photos each year.

Sean is professional, prompt, and has a great eye. He was responsive to email and quick to answer any questions. And, he was flexible with special requests, like our photo location and desire for specific poses. He provided a great variety of images, including various backgrounds, poses, and effects (black & white, different saturations, etc). During the wedding, he was incredibly organized and did a great job of making sure we got the photos we wanted. And, like the other reviews say, he was like a fly on the wall (completely non-intrusive) during the ceremony and reception. We were also pleased with the photo slide show he composed for our reception. In addition to including our childhood photos, he provided a great choice of music and theme.

When we received our final wedding photo DVD, we held a screening party with our parents. Everyone was incredibly pleased with the results. There was a mix of fun photos, candids, formal family, and artistic shots (my sister said that one segment reminded her of a Chanel add!). We would definitely 100% recommend Sean to a friend. Read less
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Jackie
Wedding:
9/17/2011
5.0/5.0
Sean was the photographer for both our engagement photos and wedding.

Here's the short version of my review: if you want photos that look like they belong in a wedding magazine at a fraction of the cost of what other photographers charge, then Sean is your guy.

Here's the long version of why Sean is amazing.
1. Cost
Anyone who has even remotely started their wedding planning knows that most vendors will sell you hard to buy little extras or upgrade to a more expensive package. Sean is the antithesis of a pressure salesman. The entire first conversation we had with him hinged around our vision for the wedding photography. Then he pulled out a price list, we picked a package, and that was that. Did I mention that his prices are EXTREMELY reasonable? I know this because I compared his services (which are clearly listed with pricing info on his website) to like seven other photographers. Yeah, I did my homework...you are not going to find a better photographer, especially at his prices!

2. Photo Quality
I was initially attracted to Sean's work because it was, well, awesome. When I looked through his portfolio, I felt like I was flipping through an issue of Brides magazine. Every girl wants to look like a model on her wedding day. Sean did not let me down, lol. I got a mix of candid and semi-posed shots (what we wanted) that were absolutely stunning.

3. Professionalism
In addition to our wedding coordinator, Sean was our rock on our wedding day. He helped us stay on schedule, found our best angles, kept me sane... Also, after the wedding, Sean gets you your photos as fast as he can. We got ours on DVD approximately 2 weeks later. Almost all the other photographers I interviewed had lead times in months, not weeks.

I HIGHLY recommend Sean. He gets busy in the summer to early autumn, so contact him well in advance. You will not be disappointed!!
Sean was the photographer for both our engagement photos and wedding.

Here's the short version of my review: if Read more...
Sean was the photographer for both our engagement photos and wedding.

Here's the short version of my review: if you want photos that look like they belong in a wedding magazine at a fraction of the cost of what other photographers charge, then Sean is your guy.

Here's the long version of why Sean is amazing.
1. Cost
Anyone who has even remotely started their wedding planning knows that most vendors will sell you hard to buy little extras or upgrade to a more expensive package. Sean is the antithesis of a pressure salesman. The entire first conversation we had with him hinged around our vision for the wedding photography. Then he pulled out a price list, we picked a package, and that was that. Did I mention that his prices are EXTREMELY reasonable? I know this because I compared his services (which are clearly listed with pricing info on his website) to like seven other photographers. Yeah, I did my homework...you are not going to find a better photographer, especially at his prices!

2. Photo Quality
I was initially attracted to Sean's work because it was, well, awesome. When I looked through his portfolio, I felt like I was flipping through an issue of Brides magazine. Every girl wants to look like a model on her wedding day. Sean did not let me down, lol. I got a mix of candid and semi-posed shots (what we wanted) that were absolutely stunning.

3. Professionalism
In addition to our wedding coordinator, Sean was our rock on our wedding day. He helped us stay on schedule, found our best angles, kept me sane... Also, after the wedding, Sean gets you your photos as fast as he can. We got ours on DVD approximately 2 weeks later. Almost all the other photographers I interviewed had lead times in months, not weeks.

I HIGHLY recommend Sean. He gets busy in the summer to early autumn, so contact him well in advance. You will not be disappointed!! Read less
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Jacky
Wedding:
9/10/2011
5.0/5.0
Sean was great from start to finish. We booked him a year in advance. We accidentally overslept for our pre-wedding meeting and he was able to be flexible and shift things in his schedule to make sure we had our meeting. Day of wedding he was great. He arrived on time and began shooting right away. His assistant was also great. So far from the sneak peaks he sent us on facebook, the quality of his work is high! We look forward to getting our disk next week and we know if our album reflects the albums in his studio, then we will be extremely satisfied.
Sean was great from start to finish. We booked him a year in advance. We accidentally overslept for our pre-wedding Read more...
Sean was great from start to finish. We booked him a year in advance. We accidentally overslept for our pre-wedding meeting and he was able to be flexible and shift things in his schedule to make sure we had our meeting. Day of wedding he was great. He arrived on time and began shooting right away. His assistant was also great. So far from the sneak peaks he sent us on facebook, the quality of his work is high! We look forward to getting our disk next week and we know if our album reflects the albums in his studio, then we will be extremely satisfied. Read less
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Jane
Wedding:
7/16/2011
5.0/5.0
We were lucky enough to stumble upon Sean's amazing photography when we viewed the wedding photos of dear friends of ours. Their photos were so beautiful and it was clear that they had an incredibly talented photographer. After seeing their photos, we never had any question about which photographer we would use. Because we were planning our Southern California wedding from Seattle, WA, we needed our vendors to be flexible and work with us even though we were so far away. Sean communicated with us frequently and our wedding photography truly went off without a hitch. What's more - our photos, the most important element to us in our whole wedding, are amazing. I would highly recommend Sean to every couple that for any occasion. You will not be disappointed!
We were lucky enough to stumble upon Sean's amazing photography when we viewed the wedding photos of dear friends of ours. Read more...
We were lucky enough to stumble upon Sean's amazing photography when we viewed the wedding photos of dear friends of ours. Their photos were so beautiful and it was clear that they had an incredibly talented photographer. After seeing their photos, we never had any question about which photographer we would use. Because we were planning our Southern California wedding from Seattle, WA, we needed our vendors to be flexible and work with us even though we were so far away. Sean communicated with us frequently and our wedding photography truly went off without a hitch. What's more - our photos, the most important element to us in our whole wedding, are amazing. I would highly recommend Sean to every couple that for any occasion. You will not be disappointed! Read less
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Jessica
Wedding:
4/2/2011
5.0/5.0
Sean took the photos for my wedding and we were very happy with the results. You won't notice he's even there at the ceremony/reception and he's willing to go along with whatever schedule/timeline you have for the day. I didn't have the traditional photography time available, but we managed to get great shots in the short time we did have. I also love the fact that he gives your photos in high-resolution format on a DVD. For anyone looking to have GREAT photos and don't want to break the bank, Sean is the photographer for you.
Sean took the photos for my wedding and we were very happy with the results. You won't notice he's even there at the Read more...
Sean took the photos for my wedding and we were very happy with the results. You won't notice he's even there at the ceremony/reception and he's willing to go along with whatever schedule/timeline you have for the day. I didn't have the traditional photography time available, but we managed to get great shots in the short time we did have. I also love the fact that he gives your photos in high-resolution format on a DVD. For anyone looking to have GREAT photos and don't want to break the bank, Sean is the photographer for you. Read less
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Irina
Wedding:
9/26/2010
5.0/5.0
Sean is truly an amazing photographer. He is very talanted and he has a great personality. Our wedding pictures turned out to be stunning! Every shot was done in a creative way. And his turn around time for post production work was very reasonable. And we enjoyed working with Sean. He was fun, hard working and professional. We were very happy with the work he's done for us!
Sean is truly an amazing photographer. He is very talanted and he has a great personality. Our wedding pictures turned out Read more...
Sean is truly an amazing photographer. He is very talanted and he has a great personality. Our wedding pictures turned out to be stunning! Every shot was done in a creative way. And his turn around time for post production work was very reasonable. And we enjoyed working with Sean. He was fun, hard working and professional. We were very happy with the work he's done for us! Read less
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Sonia Karpiel
Wedding:
4/10/2010
4.8/5.0
Sean was pleasant and positive during all of our meetings and on the wedding day. He had a calm and professional demeanor, despite all the questions and requests a bride can make, and throughout the stresses of the wedding day. I particularly liked how efficient and quick to respond he was to my emails. He was easy to schedule meetings with and flexible on scheduling the agenda for the wedding day. I also enjoyed how low key and "behind the scenes" he was on the wedding day, I barely noticed he was there. But, when I did notice he was there, it was always at the right moments, staying until the last dance of the evening. He did an awesome job on the layout of pictures for the wedding album, and he has a wide assortment of album styles to choose from. I was very thankful to have Sean there to capture the images of our big day!
Sean was pleasant and positive during all of our meetings and on the wedding day. He had a calm and professional demeanor, Read more...
Sean was pleasant and positive during all of our meetings and on the wedding day. He had a calm and professional demeanor, despite all the questions and requests a bride can make, and throughout the stresses of the wedding day. I particularly liked how efficient and quick to respond he was to my emails. He was easy to schedule meetings with and flexible on scheduling the agenda for the wedding day. I also enjoyed how low key and "behind the scenes" he was on the wedding day, I barely noticed he was there. But, when I did notice he was there, it was always at the right moments, staying until the last dance of the evening. He did an awesome job on the layout of pictures for the wedding album, and he has a wide assortment of album styles to choose from. I was very thankful to have Sean there to capture the images of our big day! Read less
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Lisa
Wedding:
2/20/2010
5.0/5.0
Sean J. Mason Photography is THE best! Sean and his assistant Jeremy did an amazing job capturing all the memorable moments of our wedding. Sean was such a pleasure to work with not only for our wedding, but for our engagement photos as well. Everything was perfect and we just can't thank him enough for the beautiful photos of our special day!
Sean J. Mason Photography is THE best! Sean and his assistant Jeremy did an amazing job capturing all the memorable Read more...
Sean J. Mason Photography is THE best! Sean and his assistant Jeremy did an amazing job capturing all the memorable moments of our wedding. Sean was such a pleasure to work with not only for our wedding, but for our engagement photos as well. Everything was perfect and we just can't thank him enough for the beautiful photos of our special day! Read less
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derick
Wedding:
12/21/2009
4.9/5.0
Our experience with Sean couldn't been better. He's a great really great and talented photographer. Our wedding photos came out beautiful and natural and was sent to us ahead of schedule. I would recomend him to my family and friends. If you choose Sean J. Mason to be your wedding Photographer you wouldn't be disaapointed
Our experience with Sean couldn't been better. He's a great really great and talented photographer. Our wedding photos Read more...
Our experience with Sean couldn't been better. He's a great really great and talented photographer. Our wedding photos came out beautiful and natural and was sent to us ahead of schedule. I would recomend him to my family and friends. If you choose Sean J. Mason to be your wedding Photographer you wouldn't be disaapointed Read less
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Kristen
Wedding:
10/3/2009
4.8/5.0
Sean was great, we loved working with him!
Sean was great, we loved working with him!
Sean was great, we loved working with him! Read less
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erin
Wedding:
7/26/2009
5.0/5.0
Sean did an amazing job--I was a bit afraid that he wasn't taking enough pictures because I never noticed him--I couldn't have been more wrong (he blended in really well)--he took the most amazing pictures and designed a beautiful album for my husband and I! He did such a great job that I have already recommended him to other brides!
Sean did an amazing job--I was a bit afraid that he wasn't taking enough pictures because I never noticed him--I couldn't Read more...
Sean did an amazing job--I was a bit afraid that he wasn't taking enough pictures because I never noticed him--I couldn't have been more wrong (he blended in really well)--he took the most amazing pictures and designed a beautiful album for my husband and I! He did such a great job that I have already recommended him to other brides! Read less
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Jamie
Wedding:
7/4/2009
5.0/5.0
It was a very enjoyable experience having Sean as our wedding photographer. He is laid back, easy to work with and flexible yet very professional and shoots awesome photos. On the wedding day he comes totally prepared to work and spends a lot of time. He even helped pushed our golf cart up a hill when it broke down. His packages also come with a complimentary enagement session which produced some amazing beach photos for us. I highly recommend him to any bride-to-be...stop searching, Sean's the man! Another bonus is that his wife Gina owns a bridal boutique, The Ivory Suite, where they have beautiful, high-quality gowns and wonderful service!
It was a very enjoyable experience having Sean as our wedding photographer. He is laid back, easy to work with and Read more...
It was a very enjoyable experience having Sean as our wedding photographer. He is laid back, easy to work with and flexible yet very professional and shoots awesome photos. On the wedding day he comes totally prepared to work and spends a lot of time. He even helped pushed our golf cart up a hill when it broke down. His packages also come with a complimentary enagement session which produced some amazing beach photos for us. I highly recommend him to any bride-to-be...stop searching, Sean's the man! Another bonus is that his wife Gina owns a bridal boutique, The Ivory Suite, where they have beautiful, high-quality gowns and wonderful service! Read less
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Maria
Wedding:
5/23/2009
5.0/5.0
Sean is a wonderful person and great photographer on top of that. The combination comes out to everything I could have asked for in a wedding photographer. He made my husband and I feel very comfortable in front of the camera resulting in natural and beautiful pictures. And his flexibility with our schedule and with the kind of pictures we wanted made the experience of working with a photographer easy and stress-free.
Sean is a wonderful person and great photographer on top of that. The combination comes out to everything I could have Read more...
Sean is a wonderful person and great photographer on top of that. The combination comes out to everything I could have asked for in a wedding photographer. He made my husband and I feel very comfortable in front of the camera resulting in natural and beautiful pictures. And his flexibility with our schedule and with the kind of pictures we wanted made the experience of working with a photographer easy and stress-free. Read less
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Jennifer
Wedding:
3/14/2009
5.0/5.0
Hands down Sean was our favorite vendor! Its sooo difficult to find a photographer of such high quality within a reasonable price range in L.A. We were looking for a photographer who could capture beautiful moments, classy pics, who was completely unobtrusive...that was Sean. He is very laid back and puts you completely at ease. I found him when visiting The Ivory Suite (side note: did not buy my wedding dress there but completely recommend. Wife, Gina, is so friendly and professional. Gorgeous dresses!) and sat down to talk to him too. I immediately felt comfortable with him. Our biggest fear was that we would have some cheesy photographer, instead his pictures are simple and classic, amazing! He doesn't try to do too much to them w/ special effects, his pics speak for themselves.

It was very easy to get a hold of him and meet with him. We had an engagement session (highly recommend!), where he got to know us and let us take our time. He knew the type of "look" we were going for and also explored different ideas. I think he enjoyed it as much as we did! The day of the wedding we barely knew he was there. He was very good with my family, which is usually all over the place, especially my 5 yr. old nephew who kept trying to get in all the pics! His asst, Jeremy, was great too! We had both of them all day/night! His packages are VERY reasonable. I say, book him while you can!!
Hands down Sean was our favorite vendor! Its sooo difficult to find a photographer of such high quality within a Read more...
Hands down Sean was our favorite vendor! Its sooo difficult to find a photographer of such high quality within a reasonable price range in L.A. We were looking for a photographer who could capture beautiful moments, classy pics, who was completely unobtrusive...that was Sean. He is very laid back and puts you completely at ease. I found him when visiting The Ivory Suite (side note: did not buy my wedding dress there but completely recommend. Wife, Gina, is so friendly and professional. Gorgeous dresses!) and sat down to talk to him too. I immediately felt comfortable with him. Our biggest fear was that we would have some cheesy photographer, instead his pictures are simple and classic, amazing! He doesn't try to do too much to them w/ special effects, his pics speak for themselves.

It was very easy to get a hold of him and meet with him. We had an engagement session (highly recommend!), where he got to know us and let us take our time. He knew the type of "look" we were going for and also explored different ideas. I think he enjoyed it as much as we did! The day of the wedding we barely knew he was there. He was very good with my family, which is usually all over the place, especially my 5 yr. old nephew who kept trying to get in all the pics! His asst, Jeremy, was great too! We had both of them all day/night! His packages are VERY reasonable. I say, book him while you can!! Read less
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Karen
Wedding:
11/1/2008
5.0/5.0
My experience with Sean J. Mason Photography was amazing from day one. He really exceed all my expectations of a wedding photographer. From our first meeting, I knew Sean was the person for the job. He was really down to earth and friendly, made us feel very comfortable by explaining all the steps leading up to the wedding day. Then he showed us his wedding photo collection and I fell in love with his style of photography. There was something unpretentious, genuine, and real in every single picture. And that's exactly what I wanted, beautiful story-telling pictures. I was also very pleased with the fact he offered us a whole day of shooting, unlimited hours, and unlimited photos at a very reasonable price.

Fast forward to the day of our engagement shoot. It was one of the HOTTEST day in June (115*), not the ideal weather condition for an outdoor photo shoot, but we already made an appointment to shoot at a botanical garden. Needless to say, we were drenched after an hour of walking under the sun. Afterwards, I was unsatisfied about how the day turned out, despite some really gorgeous pictures we managed to took, then I asked Sean if it's possible to do it again at another time. Sean was on board right away, he didn't get offended, and didn't call me paranoid/annoying (even though I was a little), and didn't charge us for the second time. This whole thing just confirmed to me how much he is willing to do to please his clients and how great he is as a person and a photographer.

Sean J. Mason Photography is just too awesome for words. I cannot recommend them enough. Our wedding day was absolutely fantastic! We enjoyed every minute of it and thanks to Sean and Gina, we have the perfect photos to remember it by!
My experience with Sean J. Mason Photography was amazing from day one. He really exceed all my expectations of a wedding Read more...
My experience with Sean J. Mason Photography was amazing from day one. He really exceed all my expectations of a wedding photographer. From our first meeting, I knew Sean was the person for the job. He was really down to earth and friendly, made us feel very comfortable by explaining all the steps leading up to the wedding day. Then he showed us his wedding photo collection and I fell in love with his style of photography. There was something unpretentious, genuine, and real in every single picture. And that's exactly what I wanted, beautiful story-telling pictures. I was also very pleased with the fact he offered us a whole day of shooting, unlimited hours, and unlimited photos at a very reasonable price.

Fast forward to the day of our engagement shoot. It was one of the HOTTEST day in June (115*), not the ideal weather condition for an outdoor photo shoot, but we already made an appointment to shoot at a botanical garden. Needless to say, we were drenched after an hour of walking under the sun. Afterwards, I was unsatisfied about how the day turned out, despite some really gorgeous pictures we managed to took, then I asked Sean if it's possible to do it again at another time. Sean was on board right away, he didn't get offended, and didn't call me paranoid/annoying (even though I was a little), and didn't charge us for the second time. This whole thing just confirmed to me how much he is willing to do to please his clients and how great he is as a person and a photographer.

Sean J. Mason Photography is just too awesome for words. I cannot recommend them enough. Our wedding day was absolutely fantastic! We enjoyed every minute of it and thanks to Sean and Gina, we have the perfect photos to remember it by! Read less
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R Thompson
Wedding:
9/27/2008
4.7/5.0
Sean and Gina are very good photographers as well as nice people to be around. We were barely awae of them during the ceremony and reception but they didn't miss a shot.
Sean and Gina are very good photographers as well as nice people to be around. We were barely awae of them during the Read more...
Sean and Gina are very good photographers as well as nice people to be around. We were barely awae of them during the ceremony and reception but they didn't miss a shot. Read less
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amy
Wedding:
9/7/2008
5.0/5.0
Sean is an awesome photographer. My mother and I instantly took to him and realized that he was the photographer for us. His pictures are beautiful, and he's very unobtrusive during the wedding. When I received my photos, I was shocked at the angles that he got. I didn't even notice him during the ceremony and reception. He is aware of everything going on and doesn't miss a shot. My wedding was 11 days ago and I've already received the photo proofs. We priced other photographers and he is very competitive price-wise. I know people that have paid more and received so much less. He was there from noon (as we were getting ready) until after ten at night (after we left the reception). My friend paid much more for her photographer, and only got them for a few hours. They rushed her to cut the cake so they could leave. You won't ge that with Sean at all.

My only complaint, which isn't really a complaint at all, is that there are so many great photos, I am having trouble choosing the ones for the album.
Sean is an awesome photographer. My mother and I instantly took to him and realized that he was the photographer for us. Read more...
Sean is an awesome photographer. My mother and I instantly took to him and realized that he was the photographer for us. His pictures are beautiful, and he's very unobtrusive during the wedding. When I received my photos, I was shocked at the angles that he got. I didn't even notice him during the ceremony and reception. He is aware of everything going on and doesn't miss a shot. My wedding was 11 days ago and I've already received the photo proofs. We priced other photographers and he is very competitive price-wise. I know people that have paid more and received so much less. He was there from noon (as we were getting ready) until after ten at night (after we left the reception). My friend paid much more for her photographer, and only got them for a few hours. They rushed her to cut the cake so they could leave. You won't ge that with Sean at all.

My only complaint, which isn't really a complaint at all, is that there are so many great photos, I am having trouble choosing the ones for the album. Read less
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FutureMrsU
Wedding:
7/26/2008
5.0/5.0
Sean is ABSOLUTELY AMAZING! Though we had a very sticky budget situation, Sean worked with us to help add and eliminate things we didn't and did need. He went ABOVE AND BEYOND to make the process so smooth!

Sean is very quick to respond and was super flexible with meeting times. Any concern I had, Sean would settle within a matter of hours. He has a very easy going personality that immediately set my camera-shy self and my husband at ease. He is incredibly professional and yet friendly and personal. The photos turned out so much better than I ever imagined!

The value for what you get is incredible. Obviously Sean is either undercharging or simply still gaining in popularity because he could have charged us four times as much and it still would have been worth it.

If you get his assistant, it is his wife Gina. I worried at first about this since you never know if the assistant will be as good, but Gina got some of my favorite shots. Sean has a great eye and is very good about setting everyone at ease during the day. I felt like I barely saw him at the wedding, but when we got the photos, I was blown away by them and kept saying "Wow you were everywhere that day!". His style was so unobtrusive and laid back that he allowed my day to just "happen" and he captured it all. I love him for that! The album we got from him is of incredibly quality that we will cherish for years to come!

Sean was by far the BEST vendor I had for my entire wedding. I cannot say enough good things and have recommended him to everyone I know. If you have any doubts, seriously just meet with him once and look through his work and your mind will be made up!
Sean is ABSOLUTELY AMAZING! Though we had a very sticky budget situation, Sean worked with us to help add and eliminate Read more...
Sean is ABSOLUTELY AMAZING! Though we had a very sticky budget situation, Sean worked with us to help add and eliminate things we didn't and did need. He went ABOVE AND BEYOND to make the process so smooth!

Sean is very quick to respond and was super flexible with meeting times. Any concern I had, Sean would settle within a matter of hours. He has a very easy going personality that immediately set my camera-shy self and my husband at ease. He is incredibly professional and yet friendly and personal. The photos turned out so much better than I ever imagined!

The value for what you get is incredible. Obviously Sean is either undercharging or simply still gaining in popularity because he could have charged us four times as much and it still would have been worth it.

If you get his assistant, it is his wife Gina. I worried at first about this since you never know if the assistant will be as good, but Gina got some of my favorite shots. Sean has a great eye and is very good about setting everyone at ease during the day. I felt like I barely saw him at the wedding, but when we got the photos, I was blown away by them and kept saying "Wow you were everywhere that day!". His style was so unobtrusive and laid back that he allowed my day to just "happen" and he captured it all. I love him for that! The album we got from him is of incredibly quality that we will cherish for years to come!

Sean was by far the BEST vendor I had for my entire wedding. I cannot say enough good things and have recommended him to everyone I know. If you have any doubts, seriously just meet with him once and look through his work and your mind will be made up! Read less
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Robyn
Wedding:
7/25/2008
5.0/5.0
Our wedding was on very short notice. Sean was able to accommodate our tight schedule. The photographs were beautiful and classy. Sean allowed for flexibility and provided us with precious memories of our special day. I particularly like the black and white shots taken and the candid shots of us and our guests talking, laughing, hugging and embracing the happiness of the day. We also had a butterfly release. Sean was able to capture the beauty of these graceful creatures taking flight and interacting with us and our friends and family. My partner & I were treated with dignity and respect. We highly reccommend Sean's services.
Our wedding was on very short notice. Sean was able to accommodate our tight schedule. The photographs were beautiful and Read more...
Our wedding was on very short notice. Sean was able to accommodate our tight schedule. The photographs were beautiful and classy. Sean allowed for flexibility and provided us with precious memories of our special day. I particularly like the black and white shots taken and the candid shots of us and our guests talking, laughing, hugging and embracing the happiness of the day. We also had a butterfly release. Sean was able to capture the beauty of these graceful creatures taking flight and interacting with us and our friends and family. My partner & I were treated with dignity and respect. We highly reccommend Sean's services. Read less
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moonstruck
Wedding:
4/19/2008
5.0/5.0
Working with the Sean and Gina was the most pleasant of all of my vendor interactions. From the moment I met with them, I knew that I'd made a great decision. They managed to capture all of our special moments while remaining transparent....amazing. Most of my guest were surprised that they'd even been photographed. My husband and the groomsmen had so much fun that they still talk about their photo session when they get together.
WARNING: It will be harder than you've ever imagined to narrow down your photographs for a book....don't say I didn't warn you.
So here is my grading scale:
Punctuality:A+
Personality:A+
Pictures:A+
Pride in work:A+
Praises: A+
Price: A+
Bet you wish you had that report card! (LOL)
Working with the Sean and Gina was the most pleasant of all of my vendor interactions. From the moment I met with them, I Read more...
Working with the Sean and Gina was the most pleasant of all of my vendor interactions. From the moment I met with them, I knew that I'd made a great decision. They managed to capture all of our special moments while remaining transparent....amazing. Most of my guest were surprised that they'd even been photographed. My husband and the groomsmen had so much fun that they still talk about their photo session when they get together.
WARNING: It will be harder than you've ever imagined to narrow down your photographs for a book....don't say I didn't warn you.
So here is my grading scale:
Punctuality:A+
Personality:A+
Pictures:A+
Pride in work:A+
Praises: A+
Price: A+
Bet you wish you had that report card! (LOL) Read less
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Trisha
Wedding:
4/12/2008
5.0/5.0
Sean's photos captured the emotion of our day and we were very happy with his work!
Sean's photos captured the emotion of our day and we were very happy with his work!
Sean's photos captured the emotion of our day and we were very happy with his work! Read less
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Toby
Wedding:
4/5/2008
5.0/5.0
We had an amazing experience with Sean! He is personable, professional and was able to meet all of our requests. Our album is beautiful and was delivered ahead of schedule. If you're looking for a great photographer call Sean.
We had an amazing experience with Sean! He is personable, professional and was able to meet all of our requests. Our album Read more...
We had an amazing experience with Sean! He is personable, professional and was able to meet all of our requests. Our album is beautiful and was delivered ahead of schedule. If you're looking for a great photographer call Sean. Read less
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Carmen
Wedding:
8/25/2007
4.8/5.0
Both Mark and I wanted everything to be perfect for our wedding. When we met Sean and Gina they were very professional and accomodating from the very beginning. While we met with several vendors, we felt the most comfortable with Sean and Gina. They made us feel welcomed and understood exactly what we wanted.

The photos arrived very timely and were fantabulous!! They also supplied a link to share with our family and friends which allowed them to view the photos as well. It was perfect....exactly what we were looking for and exactly what we asked for!!

I would recommend them to anyone who was looking for a professional photographer who provided a great service, beautiful photos and that was cost effective.

Thank you Sean and Gina!!
Both Mark and I wanted everything to be perfect for our wedding. When we met Sean and Gina they were very professional and Read more...
Both Mark and I wanted everything to be perfect for our wedding. When we met Sean and Gina they were very professional and accomodating from the very beginning. While we met with several vendors, we felt the most comfortable with Sean and Gina. They made us feel welcomed and understood exactly what we wanted.

The photos arrived very timely and were fantabulous!! They also supplied a link to share with our family and friends which allowed them to view the photos as well. It was perfect....exactly what we were looking for and exactly what we asked for!!

I would recommend them to anyone who was looking for a professional photographer who provided a great service, beautiful photos and that was cost effective.

Thank you Sean and Gina!! Read less
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Nicole
Wedding:
5/19/2007
4.9/5.0
Sean is such a calm and confident professional. He has a vision and knows how to capture those moments when you don't even know he's around. He will make anyone feel relaxed and comfortable. He is not forceful but knows how to gently guide you in any situation. Check out his web-site and you will see for yourself the quality. He does have album services that make it a bit easier to get those follow-up, complete packages you want.
Sean is such a calm and confident professional. He has a vision and knows how to capture those moments when you don't even Read more...
Sean is such a calm and confident professional. He has a vision and knows how to capture those moments when you don't even know he's around. He will make anyone feel relaxed and comfortable. He is not forceful but knows how to gently guide you in any situation. Check out his web-site and you will see for yourself the quality. He does have album services that make it a bit easier to get those follow-up, complete packages you want. Read less
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Cindy2k8
Wedding:
1/16/2007
4.8/5.0
Sean was very professional although he took a while on taking the pictures. They came out beautiful and for that we thank him!
Sean was very professional although he took a while on taking the pictures. They came out beautiful and for that we thank Read more...
Sean was very professional although he took a while on taking the pictures. They came out beautiful and for that we thank him! Read less
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