PHOTOS: Pretty Pictures will help you capture the images you seek. If you are welcoming a newborn home, updating a corporate headshot, launching a new business or for those precious keepsake images of your family year after year we are your go to. Working together will always be fun-guaranteed! Jessica makes you feel comfortable and at ease, and each session is special. Your retouched digital .jpg files are yours to KEEP with no hidden fees or printing charges. The turnaround time is fast and will meet any deadline. 

VIDEO: We can produce and edit original video content to unlock more business across your social networks. 

*New clients please review our policies outlined on the bottom of this page. 

PRESS FEATURES: See links at the bottom of the page for more on Pretty Pictures, by Jessica Paschkes 

Jessica Paschkes, Owner 

 Jessica brings a unique skill set of experience both behind the camera and on-camera which she fuses with her make-up and styling talent. Pretty Pictures images are expertly selected and edited utilizing the latest Adobe software.  Jessica feels fortunate to be able to work within the community and meet amazing individuals who are passionate and creative. 

BACKGROUND:  Jessica worked in New York City's fashion and beauty world for more than a decade writing, directing and producing content at many media outlets from E! News to Videofashion. It was during this time her eye for composition and visual instincts was first cultivated. Jessica had the honor of interviewing international makeup artists, supermodels, celebs and world class designers from around the globe backstage at NY and London Fashion Week. In 2002 she launched J Rose Designs, an accessory design brand, and garnered notable press in national magazines and retail success internationally. This valuable experience helped to hone her marketing and PR savvy, so today clients can rely on Jessica for personalized guidance.  Jessica holds a BA in Broadcast Journalism from Hofstra University's School of Communication. She is married and lives in NY with her 2 boys and Labradoodle. 



Studio (Chappaqua, NY) 

on location (travel fees may apply)

Web and marketing photos for business 

                    Headshots for web or LinkedIn                    

Family portraits

Mitzvah pre-shoots


*Events and other requests please send an email

Professional Makeup: by Jessica Paschkes

Video: Shoot, produce + edit original HD video content for your website or social networks



Policies + Process

Policies: Pretty Pictures will work together with the client to make it a successful session. This includes previewing images periodically to ensure you are satisfied. Clients must specify any particular needs during the time together. The process is to capture as many images as possible during the allotted time (kids temperaments and any environmental related obstacles must be taken into account). Once the agreed upon session time ends, the images are considered signed off. No credits or refunds will be given unless technical issues on the part of Pretty Pictures occurs. Any additional sessions or time would be billed and paid for by the client. 

Images: The best images will be sorted and selected by Pretty Pictures. The selected images will be color corrected, edited and lightly retouched. These images will be uploaded and a link will be sent to where they can be viewed and downloaded. After 60 days any image  or edit requests will be reviewed.

All the edited images in the folder are to be downloaded for a client to keep. 

*Clients may request further editing/retouching to the photos and additional fees will apply.

Payment: A deposit is collected to secure date. The balance is expected by the conclusion of the session. Cash, check, Chase pay and Venmo are accepted. Business clients are billed due on receipt.  

Copyrights and Usage:

Pretty Pictures Marketing, LLC owns the copyright to all images. All copyrighted images may appear in our marketing materials online or in print, and on our website. 

If you (client) publishes or posts images a photo credit must be given to Jessica Paschkes and Pretty Pictures Marketing, Chappaqua NY.

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