Trend in event photography – Predictions
In 2021, we may end up with a shortage of available experienced professional event Photographers; Photographers that can capture the essence and pressure of larger events.
Full-time photographers may need to look for additional work due to the shrinking available shoots during business hours. Conversely, there may be more part-time photographers for out-of-business-hours events.
Professional photographers and event managers will need a bit of extra communication to get that perfect match and overcome any budget challenges.
How much event photographers charge for photography will continue to vary greatly. Compare the prices to experience and the quality of the photos and service you need.
This article focuses on event photography rates for business and corporate events.
Event Photography Rates
List of average Event Photography Rates in Sydney
Event Photography Rates Table, Sydney
|Rates per hour average||$180-$280|
|Half day rate average||$720|
|Day rate average||$1440|
|Typical event cost||$400-$2400|
|Average travel charges||$0.00-$1200|
|First party photo use licence||$0.00|
Event Photography Price List 2020 Infographic
How much does it cost to hire a photographer for an event?
Event photographers will charge $180 to $250 per hour with a 2-hour minimum for a local City of Sydney event.
How do you price an event photographer?
For great pro event photographers allow $200-280 in your budget. The amount does have some variance depending if it is just a few hours or a full day. Event photography fees will be around $1,500-2,200 per 8 or 10 hours.
Sydney event photography prices vary greatly. For example, weddings tend to be the most costly and at the lower end of the cost scale are typically small family events. For full day events the average rate can be from $1600 up to $2500 depending on the type of event and equipment required. This may vary in 2021 by up to -10%.
To book an experienced event photographer in Sydney you can pay from minimum of $440 and up for a single hour booked at a time.
Price factors include; are they based near the event venue? How much equipment and type will they need? The experience of the photographer will also be a big determinant on price. We are located within walking distance to all the best event venues in Sydney.