(502) 821-1131

VU Photography is Now in Tampa!!!


(502) 821-1131

Mon-Sun: 12:00am-12:00am

Meet the photographer

Tim Valentino

Real estate, events, headshots

Now in Tampa, Florida, Tim Valentino has been covering the events greater Louisville, Kentucky's social scene since 2007, and has had the opportunity to photograph some of the most interesting people and happenings to grace that city. Business First of Louisville named VU Photography one of the Top Veteran Owned Businesses of 2015, one of the Largest Veteran Owned Businesses in 2016, and named VALENTINO UNLIMITED/ VU Photography a Top Veteran Owned Business in November of 2017 and November 2018. Tim's passion for photography extends to real estate and architecture, as well as portraits and headshots.

Tim has been published nearly every week since November of 2007 and his experience with event photography in Louisville is unparalleled. His real estate photography includes nearly 3 years shooting for Aerial State, and a stint as Lenihan Sotheby's International Realty's in-house imaging specialist just prior to relocating to Tampa.

With a list of clients ranging from private individuals to multi-national corporations, no project is too large or small.

Please feel free to call, text or email for further information. Or use the contact for on this page.

Tim Valentino

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Basic Rates

Real Estate

With VALENTINO UNLIMITED/ VU Photography's years of experience and continual technological improvement, we can provide sellers with the quality images they need at a rate that ensures a fantastic return on investment. Our base rates for ground level interior and exterior still photography are based on the square footage of the home.


  • Up to 2,500 sf



  • 2,500 to 5,000 sf



  • 5,000 to 8,000 sf

Call for rates on extremely large or specialty properties

Additional Services

In addition to ground level still photography, VALENTINO UNLIMITED/ VU Photography can provide elevated and aerial photos and video as well as complete video marketing services.
Elevated Still Photos
  • A collection of approximately a half dozen elevated stills is $35 when added to any other service.

Aerial Stills and Video
  • A collection of approximately a dozen aerial stills and video angles is $125 when added to any other service or $185 alone.

Marketing Video
  • A completely captured, edited, and set to music marketing video, one to two minutes in length.

Tim Valentino is 
FAA Part 107 Remote pilot certified

That means he is licensed to fly drones.

Aerial (drone) photography and videography may NOT be available in some locations and at certain times due to Federal Aviation Administration regulations.
  • Please allow time for verification prior to definitivey booking aerial imagery.

** Frequent clients are subject to special rate packages **

Basic Rates

Corporate, Community & private events

With more than 2,500 shoots in the past dozen years, Tim Valentino is a prolific event photographer. That experience brings with it an innate sense of the flow and personality of an event that is sometimes difficult to capture otherwise.

Event coverage includes as varied a record of subject matter associated with the event as possible given the size of the event and the time hired for. After the event, the photos are then reviewed by VU Photography, and all usable images are selected and processed. Initial processing includes cropping and minor light, density and color adjustments. The number of images delivered can vary greatly, depending upon the size of the event and time hired for. Event coverage rates are $215 per hour with a 2-hour minimum within the greater Tampa Bay area. Scheduling an event coverage requires a $215 booking fee in order to confirm your place in VU Photography's schedule.

This rate includes a private DropBox Gallery with all of the usable photos from the event and their initial editing in large, high-resolution format with an unlimited usage license. Final image delivery is typically 5 to 10 business days from the event coverage, depending on the number of images captured and VU Photography’s schedule. No Prints are included in this package. Expedited delivery rates can be negotiated.

$215 per hour, 2-hour minimum

 Additional Editing - $38 per hour
** Special rates available for charitable organizations and repeat customers


(502) 821-1131

Mon-Sun: 12:00am-12:00am

Portraits and headshots

Session fees are the same for individual and family portraits, maternity, teams, professional or social groups, boudoir or modeling portfolio sessions. Groups of over six people, locations outside of the greater Tampa, FL area, additional outfit changes, the use of makeup artists and/or stylists, and/or additional locations are subject to additional fees.

The majority of the portraiture sessions are done on-location at homes, businesses, or public venues. Although VU Photography does not currently occupy a physical studio, studio time is available for scheduling. Photo sessions will typically be two to three hours on location with up to three outfit changes.

After the session, the photos are then reviewed by VU Photography, and all useable images are selected and processed. The initial processing includes cropping, minor light, density and color adjustments. This will generally result in a final selection of one to two hundred images. You will able to review the photos at your leisure, either a private DropBox album, or in a consultation with Tim at no additional cost. These images will be available for review, usually within five to ten business days from the day of the shoot. There you will be able to select up to six images that will be fully retouched to your specifications, including but not limited to blemish removal, skin softening, teeth and eye whitening, background enhancements, black and white conversion, etc.

The complete portrait session package is $498. 

Scheduling a photo session requires a $200 booking fee in order to confirm your shoot. The final $298 will be due upon delivery of the finished product.This rate includes a private DropBox Gallery with all of the usable photos from the session along with the six that had been selected for full editing in large, high-resolution format with an unlimited usage license. 

All basic general editing in the initial image selection process is included in standard rate. Any image manipulation requested above and beyond that starts accruing editing fees.

Additional Editing - $38 per hour