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Beauty + personal care

Photography perfectly designed to enhance your brand through curated content. Speak To Us About Our Services. 

THE MELISSA SCHEETZ PROCESS

OUR PROCESS

Fill out the contact form details in order to schedule a 30 minute consultation call.

Discuss your current project details and photography needs with Melissa Scheetz.

Melissa will plan the logistics of the shoot and its design with you so that it perfectly fits your brand.

Melissa will provide incredible photographs of your brand's products that will impress your clients.

EDITORIAL PHOTOGRAPHER

NEW YORK CITY'S PREMIER

Beauty and Cosmetic photography is all about attention to detail and this is my greatest attribute. From lighting, angles, props and poses, I will communicate with you during all stages of the production to ensure we capture exactly what you need.

IMPACTFUL FINAL PRODUCT

AWARD WINNING PHOTOGRAPHY

With my background in post production, I guarantee that from pre-planning to the shoot’s wrap, high quality, beautiful images will be delivered quickly and seamlessly. 

With my background in post production, I guarantee that from pre-planning to the shoot’s wrap, high quality, beautiful images will be delivered quickly and seamlessly. 

WITH WORK FEATURED IN

INCREDIBLE PHOTOGRAPHY

 with bold images THAT CAPTURE ATTENTION. 

TELL your brand’s story

Posing Direction
Color Temperature Matching
Expert Attention To Detail And Advanced Lighting Set-Ups
Ability To Quickly Offer Suggestions For Lighting, Model Poses and Backgrounds
Background In Retouching and Post-Production

 with bold images THAT CAPTURE ATTENTION. 

TELL your brand’s story

Posing Direction
Color Temperature Matching
Expert Attention To Detail And Advanced Lighting Set-Ups
Ability To Quickly Offer Suggestions For Lighting, Model Poses and Backgrounds
Background In Retouching and Post-Production

TESTIMONIALS FROM CLIENTS

BRAND EXPERTS

"Melissa is a pro. That’s the easier way to say it. HYPNOVA has worked with her on multiple projects and will continue to call her going forward. She’s creative, insightful, reliable, and super thorough with all details. Looking forward to the next one!!"

Jonny Hirsch, HYPNOVA, songwriter & music producer

“Melissa is very detail-oriented and professional. We have worked on several projects together and will continue our working relationship for a long time because she is quick and very efficient.” 

Amanda Costello, Art Director of itsa10haircare 

“Melissa is an amazing beauty photographer. Her clean, bright lighting and minimal retouching gave life to my portfolio. She and I worked together every month for almost a year building and creating an arsenal of images. She has so many wonderful creative concepts and ideas that she is always eager to collaborate on.” 

 Keri Blair, Senior National Artist, M•A•C Cosmetics

“I have worked with Melissa for many years, first as a parts model and then after I launched
 Essential by Adele skincare. Not only has it always been a great pleasure to collaborate
creatively with her, I’m always so happy with our images and many have become my faves!
Her incredible talent, professionalism and delightful attitude have made her someone I
consider also a friend.”

Adele Uddo, professional hand model and creator of Essential
by Adele

MANE ATTRACTION

CASE STUDY

Do you want an inside look into my process? Check out my case study on Mane Attraction.

MEET YOUR PHOTOGRAPHER

ABOUT MELISSA

Hi! I’m Melissa Scheetz.
I’m an editorial and commercial photographer with a focus on beauty, cosmetics and personal care. My love for photography started when I took a Black-and-White Photography course while attending Miami University. 20 years later, I’m still excited about creating new images.
Beauty and Cosmetics is all about attention to detail, and this is my greatest attribute.

MEET YOUR PHOTOGRAPHER

MORE ABOUT MELISSA

From lighting and angles to props and poses, I love every step of the process. I use my background in post-production to enhance your images."I enjoy creating sketches during my planning process so that I can begin crafting the final product before I even start on the project." "Before I even start on your project, I create a precise sketch based on your vision.This allows me to create high quality, beautiful images that are unique to you and fully captures their brand.

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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Photos will be delivered within 5 business days and includes a gallery of images and any previously discussed comping/post work that you need. For digital images, you’ll be able to leave the shoot with a copy of all the images on a hard drive or through a web link. 

When will the photos be ready? 

During your consultation, we’ll discuss your vision and put together a treatment which will be a customized PDF with inspiration ideas, lighting setups, overall mood board, color scheme, sketches of possible compositions and any other details that we’ve discussed. 

What does planning a shoot with you look like? 

To capture your specific vision, we offer a package deal shooting/retouching to create one cohesive look throughout the full project. For retouching, I oversee those changes with a small team of senior retouchers I trust that have worked with me on huge advertising campaigns. 

How are the final photos processed? 

Photos will be delivered within 5 business days and includes a gallery of images and any previously discussed comping/post work that you need. For digital images, you’ll be able to leave the shoot with a copy of all the images on a hard drive or through a web link. 

When will the photos be ready? 

your questions answered

Frequently Asked Questions

During your consultation, we’ll discuss your vision and put together a treatment which will be a customized PDF with inspiration ideas, lighting setups, overall mood board, color scheme, sketches of possible compositions and any other details that we’ve discussed. 

During your consultation, we’ll discuss your vision and put together a treatment which will be a customized PDF with inspiration ideas, lighting setups, overall mood board, color scheme, sketches of possible compositions and any other details that we’ve discussed. 

Yes. We have worked on a variety of video projects from product advertisements to stop motion music videos. We’ll work with your vision to capture the type of video that works best for you and your brand. 

Do you provide video services?

I am currently booking 3-4 weeks in advance.

How far out are you booking?

When will the photos be ready? 

When will the photos be ready? 

Photos will be delivered within 5 business days and includes a gallery of images and any previously discussed comping/post work that you need. For digital images, you’ll be able to leave the shoot with a copy of all the images on a hard drive or through a web link. 

What does planning a shoot with you look like? 

What does planning a shoot with you look like? 

During your consultation, we’ll discuss your vision and put together a treatment which will be a customized PDF with inspiration ideas, lighting setups, overall mood board, color scheme, sketches of possible compositions and any other details that we’ve discussed. 

How are the final photos processed? 

How are the final photos processed? 

To capture your specific vision, we offer a package deal shooting/retouching to create one cohesive look throughout the full project. For retouching, I oversee those changes with a small team of senior retouchers I trust that have worked with me on huge advertising campaigns. 

When will the photos be ready? 

When will the photos be ready? 

Photos will be delivered within 5 business days and includes a gallery of images and any previously discussed comping/post work that you need. For digital images, you’ll be able to leave the shoot with a copy of all the images on a hard drive or through a web link. 

Do you provide video services?

Do you provide video services?

Yes. We have worked on a variety of video projects from product advertisements to stop motion music videos. We’ll work with your vision to capture the type of video that works best for you and your brand. 

How far out are you booking?

How far out are you booking?

I am currently booking 3-4 weeks in advance.

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