Project / Scheduling Request Form

Please use this form to request scheduling of my services. https://tinyurl.com/msu4m8ay But, please read the following FIRST By using my scheduling form, you acknowledge that you have read and understand the following: Scheduling/Calendaring  I always put shoots on Google Calendar, and send you an invite.  If you don’t receive the invite please let me know immediately.   Please review the invite (time/date etc.) to make sure I have entered everything correctly.   I don’t schedule or communicate directly with sellers.   From March-October, it may be difficult / impossible for me to reschedule last minute (fyi). Shooting days are typically Monday,…

My Covid-19 Real Estate Photography Guidelines

NOVEMBER 2020 – Covid is ramping up again, so let’s be careful! Here are the notes I put together when it all started this past spring – most of this is relevant again… Just a few notes on how I am (as of now, subject to change) approaching my Real Estate Photography shoots. Real Estate, in Colorado, is listed as an essential business, and the more realtors can use my 360 Tours, and Video Tours instead of hosting Open-Houses – the better off we will all be in flattening the curve with Covid-19. My Guidelines for Photography during Covid-19 IDEALLY…

HDR vs. Using Lights – Real Estate Photography

Many realtors really don’t see how much adding lights can affect the quality of a real estate photo, and how lights can produce results that HDR, or ambient-only light cannot, without an obscene amount of post-processing – and even then it’s not ideal. HDR vs Using Lights – Example 1 With Lights: Without Lights using HDR / Ambient Only: HDR vs Using Lights – Example 2 Here is a shot that I took using two lights.  I put one in the side closet on the right, just for a little accent, and one to light the room.  The window had…

Assessing The Quality of a Real Estate Photo

I try to spend a few minutes every day looking through MLS listings in my area.  I usually do this on Zillow or Coloproperty.com    I am often stunned, for better or for worse, at what I see.   Yes, there are some fabulous listings out there, with very talented photographers hired by realtors who know how to spot quality. Some realtors, though, I wonder what was going through their heads.    Realtors, I believe, often don’t really know what to look for in a photo to assess good vs. bad – and what makes the best photos stand out. It’s…

6745 Niwot Hills Dr, Niwot, Colorado

This home was amazing.  This one took several trips, and included drone photography, drone aerial-timelapses, video, 360 tour and photo and much more.   You can see it all below.      6745 Niwot Hills, Niwot Colorado from David Besnette on Vimeo.     This stunning home with its’ luxury finishes throughout is ready for the next owners to truly enjoy. The fabulous kitchen with designer Wedgewood cherry cabinetry, Viking 6 burner stove and hood, butler’s pantry, 2 Bosch dishwashers, 2 subzero side-by-side fridge/freezers and 2.5″ granite is a chef’s dream. This stunning space, opening to the great room, is perfect…