Leon Cato Photography - Space Preparation


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In preparation for your photo shoot, please review this quick list of guidelines that will help make your space shine!


  • Open any blinds or curtains to allow in natural light
  • Have the windows washed and clean any mirrors
  • Vacuum and/or mop the floors
  • Turn on all available lights
  • Organize or put away objects that clutter your space
  • Remove any valuables or items you do not want photographed
  • Organize or clear away cords and phone chargers if possible
  • Take out the trash



  • Remove all cars, boats, motorcycles, etc from the driveways and do not park directly in front of the house
  • Remove all garden tools, hoses and clutter
  • Mow the grass, rake up leaves, pull weeds and remove any dead vegetation
  • Sweep driveways, sidewalks porches and patios



  • Make your bed look fit for a king or queen
  • Tidy up your desk
  • Put away any laundry



  • Clean all mirrors
  • Open the shower curtain, but close the toilet lid
  • Fold your towels



  • Put away extra dishes and food items
  • Clean every counter top
  • Remove personal photographs from the refrigerator