FAQ's

We are based in  Penang, Malaysia

Yes! We do travel to any destination to document Love. Please done be shy to tell us what is in your mind :) 

Steven Yam Photography style is Emotive, Joyful and Lifestyle. We documents Love, For me Love is a feeling, a emotion, a way of living ,and to be yourself, We want our client to enjoy their moments with each other, and have fun during our shoot, just be yourself. The true emotion from a freedom soul will turn out to be the most beautiful pieces of art that last eternally.

A: Hiring someone who has a lot of experience in wedding photography to cover your wedding day or wedding portraits is beneficial because they have attended and shots many weddings, so they will be timely efficient, and is prepare for what happen next during your Wedding Day shoot. Professional photographers will know what to expect and what is required, and they will know what the right moments that able to produce the best results are. Furthermore, they will have the right equipment and professional standards of prints that gives you satisfactory results, making your investments on photographer worth will.

A: To book our schedule for your wedding photography, you can drop us an email at info@stevenyamphotography.com or Contact Us via mobile phone +6012-4960337 (Steven Yam) . Please do note that all bookings are based on first come first serve basis and to confirm your booking a minimum deposit of 50% charges based on the photography package that you have selected will be required.

A: There will be No travelling cost charges for wedding held in Penang Island. For wedding outside of Penang Island some petrol surcharge might be apply. For Wedding outside Penang state Accomodation and Transportation surcharge might be apply.  

For couples who book us for overseas destination wedding, our travelling expenses should be covered by the couples, which should also include accommodation expenses. Same goes to actual wedding at oversea.

For accommodation, we prefer to bump in together with couples in the same location or at least near vicinity to ensure better communication with the couples. This is to build connection with the couples . The communication between couples and photographer is crucial. The more we understand our couple, We will be able to produce better guiding and advising for couples during the photography session. This will help to produce a more productive photography session, which will bring better photography results.

A: Yes, we do provide cinematography services. Please check out at our partner Knotty Studio page (www.knotty-studio.com) for more information in our Cinematography services.

A: We do offer various types of Imported Quality Albums , From Image-wrap, Photobook, to flush mount layflat album. The photo paper selection include Luster, Glossy, Matt, Satine, and Fine Art. You may browse our Product page or get a phone and call us at 0124960337 for further information .

A: For wedding day photography, the album layout is designed by Steven Yam Photography Team, hence the contents of the album is also decided by us. For wedding portraits photography, you may choose to select the photographs in the album or you may leave work to us and we will design a good collection of photos suitable for an album for you

A: We may not add all photographs on our website and we do not instantaneously update our website with latest photography work all the time, hence it is advisable for you to come Call us anytime to schedule a meet up at +6012-4960337 (Steven Yam), or email us at info@stevenyamphotography.com.

A: When you are hunting for photographers, it is always advisable to check for their photography style and concept. This is to ensure their style suits you. For Steven Yam Photography and Knotty Studio, you can always chat with us, let us know the type of photography you are looking for and see if we can fulfill your needs.

A good photographer can work with almost any outdoor lighting situation without using flash, hence you should watch out for overuse of on-camera flash that can ruin wedding photos. You should watch out for the lighting quality which should be natural and flattering, so that the pictures look three-dimensional. You would want photos that tell the story simply, with immediate impact and as if the photographer was not even there. Hence, you should check out different shots, like close-up shots, distant images, and with different mediums in the photos.

Photography is not just purely about shooting and getting the images produce. Photography is about storytelling, retelling your stories in still-images, freezing the special moments—that sweet smiles shared between you and your beloved, the tears of joy in celebration of your love, the loving touch of your beloved—in photos that will be your memorable collections for all time. Hence, to us the connection between you and our photographers is important.

A: Typically, it is advisable that you schedule your engagement portrait with us three(3) months in advance. If you have specific schedule that is rather packed or less than the advisable time frame, you can still contact us and we shall work it out to fit in your schedule.