PRESERVING WHAT YOU LOVE MOST
At FOLK our signature black and white portraits provide strong emotional connections that invite everyone who visits your home to pause and look more deeply into your portraits and the story they tell. Your treasured moments are handed to you on archival pieces of art that will never disappear due to failing technology but instead last a lifetime.
Computer hard drives crash and cell phones get lost. Those precious photographs you were hoping to cherish and share with your family and friends are gone forever when technology fails. We want to show you another way of preserving what matters most so that you, your freinds, and your family can enjoy them in the decades to come.
We guarantee quality, security, and craftsmanship with our products. Instead of worrying about losing your most significant moments, you will be able to proudly display your custom art in your home alongside your most treasured items.
ART THAT LASTS
Our mission is to lift the mood of your home with quality artwork that increases in value year after year, generation after generation. Your loved ones deserve the best.
True Black And White Fine Art Photography that never goes out of style.
OUR PROFESSIONAL STAFF WILL GUIDE YOU EVERY STEP OF THE WAY
STEP ONE: PLANNING
Let's talk! We want to understand your unique bond with your family and listen to the stories that deserve to be preserved through photography. What does your family value the most? Where are you right now in your lives? What details are most important to capture? At Folk Portraits we strive to understand the unique personalities of the family we are photographing and the connection that exists between them.
STEP TWO: PHOTO EXPERIENCE
The photographic session is all about capturing unique personalities and meaningful interactions in Folk Portraits signature style.
This session takes place in an enjoyable and relaxed environment and is a lot of fun for everyone!
STEP THREE: DESIGNING
This is the most exciting part of your experience, seeing all of your amazing portraits for the very first time! Our design consultant will work with you to design and create your perfect collection of favorite photographs and wall displays. Your collection will showcase you and your loved ones in your home or office as a visual reminder of what is most precious to you.
PREParE FOR YOUR DESIGN CONSULTATION
To get the best results from your photo shoot and upcoming Design Consultation, here are a few suggestions from our team:
Decide where you'd love to display your art
Arrive having already thought about which FOLK collections would suit your home and where you would love to hang your artwork. Think about more than just your walls, the areas of your home that you walk past daily - consider how your art will enhance the essence of a room, both the physically and emotionally. Your artwork can not only complete your interior design but also lift the mood of the room, including everyone in it.
MEASURE where the peices are to be displayed
With such a wide range of sizes, it’s a great idea to measure your walls or furniture before your appointment. Use your phone to take photos of the areas where you’d like to hang your artwork. This information is extremely valuable to your Designer when working out how to customize your artwork. Bring along any pictures of your couches, dressers, beds… anything that provides a sense of the look and feel of your home.
GOT QUESTIONS? WE LOVE HELPING
We're here to help and offer guidance with choosing the right artwork to compliment your home décor and design. We pride ourselves on offering a product that transcends photography and delivers a fully immersive experience, that allows you to share yourself with your photographer so you and your loved one's unique personalities can be truly captured.
SAVING WHAT MATTERS
MOST AT THIS MOMENT
Our Portrait Photography is focused on bringing your portraits to life in stunning wall art collections that have been designed specifically with you, your family, and your home in mind. With the assistance of our design consultant, each wall art collection will be created uniquely for you and your family to cherish for years to come.
COMPLETE WALL SETS
A collection of unique photographs that when brought together portray one large piece of personal and captivating art that will brighten and embolden any space. Your special moments are printed using the highest quality archival materials and can be created with any of our premium wall art pieces. These collections will turn heads and inspire conversation for years to come!
Starting at $1900
HEIRLOOM PRINT BOX
The Heirloom Folio Box is by far our most popular art collection at Dark Roux Portraits. With it's ability to tell your loved one's entire story and its attention to detail blended with unmatched quality, it's no wonder so many families see this piece as a premium must have for their homes!
Starting at $1500
SIGNATURE LEATHER ALBUM
Our Signature Leather Albums are the ultimate off the wall collection for your most treasured moments. Beautiful and classic from start to finish, these albums are the perfect conversation piece for your home. This timeless presentation will bring generations together for decades to come.
Starting at $1500
HIGH DEFINITION ACRYLIC PRINTS
This premium wall decor offers an incredibly modern and brilliant display that no other presentation can match. Your portraits will be printed using the highest quality true photo paper with a traditional developing process and presented under a crystal-clear acrylic glass that will enhance the effect of depth and bring out your photograph’s exact contours and details.
Starting at $475
TRUE SILVER GELATIN PRINTS
This collection creates a large and vibrant composition while supporting the clearness and protection of your gallery-grade artwork. The solid wood gallery frame and 100% white rag archival museum board are particularly suited to studio portraits and black-and-white photographs giving your art the highly sought after classic look and feel.
Starting at $800
GLOSSY ACRYLIC GLASS SETS
This is the perfect table top art collection for your home or office. Your moment is printed using the highest quality true photo paper with a traditional developing process. It is then meticulously mounted under an inch of crystal clear acrylic glass where your artwork gains visual depth and brilliance.
Starting at $590
FRAMED ARTIST’S CANVAS
Show off your favorite photographs on large traditionally framed or float frame high-end artist’s canvas. With the textured and textile surface, your image develops a natural, three-dimensional look that allows your photographs to really stand out.
Starting at $475
THE FOLK STORY
FOLK was founded by husband and wife photographers, Jamie and Heather Schneider. Jamie and Heather were named one of the 30 Rising Stars of Wedding photography in 2016 by Rangefinder Magazine. They were also the Grand Prize Winner of the Wedding and Portrait Photographers International 2016 Competition. Their dedication to family and service is the driving force behind their business.
Jamie and Heather bring the same vision and attitude from their documentary wedding style into the studio. This has allowed for a whole new experience for those who are wanting photographs of their loved ones made into true pieces of art.
Professional Portrait Photography / Professional Portrait Photographers in New Orleans
FOLK is Louisiana’s leading professional portrait photography company. Our goal is to offer you a professional photography service that leaves you with beautiful, creative art.
At FOLK, we give our clients permission to tell their story and be photographed for exactly who they are. Our photo sessions are memorable, uplifting and something our clients can remember for a lifetime. We make sure our clients celebrate who they are, what they have achieved and share that happiness with the people who matter.
With over 8 years’ experience, we use professional photography to capture our clients at every significant moment in their lives and make memories to last a lifetime. Our professional services extend to whatever our clients might need. We offer beautiful portrait sessions including family, children, pets, pregnancy, newborn, singles, and couples. We enable people to celebrate who they are and share that happiness with loved ones, while we capture those precious moments that are most important.