New Jersey children's birthday and cake smash photographer
Birthday sessions are an absolute blast, especially when paired with an adorable cake smash, promising an overload of fun! Capturing these extraordinary milestones is my specialty and something I truly adore. My full-service package covers everything, from minimalist to theme-based setups and even the cake. All you need to bring is yourself or adorable child and up to three of your favorite outfits. I accommodate both in-studio and outdoor birthday shoots, covering from the 1st through to the 30th birthday, even offering coverage for the birthday celebration itself.
My studio is located in Hamilton NJ and available by appointment only
Complete collection of final images is included on all session types. This means there are no extra purchases or fees associated with your session. You are guaranteed the number of images mentioned for your package plus lots more at no extra cost. Many sessions can yield up to 50+ images!
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First Birthday Packages
Micro Birthday Session $300 : 15 minutes | one outfit | 10+ images | one themed prop, stool & "one" sign
Mini Birthday Session $400 : 30 minutes | one outfit | 20+ images | full set up includes balloon garland and themed props
Cake Smash ONLY $400 : 15 minutes | one outfit | 10+ images | full set up includes balloon garland and themed props | 5" smash cake
Full Birthday Session $500 : 45 minutes | 2 outfits : optional | 30+ images | full set up includes balloon garland and themed props
Cake Smash $250 : 15 minute cake smash session with one additional outfit may be added to Micro, Mini and Full Birthday Session Package
Micro Family Session $100 :: 10 minute family session; parents and siblings only (no grandparents)This is a great opportunity to not only document your child's birthday with updated family portraits but grab an amazing deal on a Mini Family Session (at least $195 savings!)
72 Hour Complete Collection Rush $150 :: Receive your complete collection of images within 72 hours
The Props & Set-up:
The set I provide includes your choice of one custom color ribbon or balloon garland (3-5 colors). I also provide an assortment of floral/greenery garland, small stools/crates to assist little ones with standing and a variety of posing.
All clothing/outfits, tutus, hair accessories, personal signage, is provided by you.
Please share your thoughts and ideas for the set and decor as well as any sample images you may have.
I have lots of props available such as tents, chandelier, lanterns, small wooden boxes, lots of florals/greenery garlands, themed props such as race cars, boho macrame, small wreaths for all seasons, sunflower, pumpkin, small wooden houses/evergreen trees, Minnie or mickey mouse, rainbow/boho rainbow, boho bunny, seasonal, holiday and so much more just tell me what you have in mind
The Smash Cake:
Smash Cakes may be added to either Birthday Session Package. The cakes provided are 5”, two layers, vanilla cake with one solid frosting color, one color drip (optional) and floral/green topper.
Please share your cake/frosting color preferences and any sample images you may have
All cake signage toppers such as "one" are provided by you.
I love to shoot outdoors! We have many local options throughout Mercer, Hunterdon and Somerset County or the comfort of your own yard! Please let me know what type of location you envision, and I'd be happy to assist with location choice.
My home studio is also available as a backup due to whether or as a first choice location. My studio is a natural light all white room attached to my home with its own entrance, located in Hamilton NJ (no restroom access)
Studio is a small space, 9x15ft. Only one parent should attend the session.
For more information, availability or to book a session please email [email protected]