Children's  Photos

Your little ones are growing by leaps and bounds, and it can be easy to forget the details of their early years. When you look back at a baby photo, you realize just how much they have changed. Just one look and you'll be flooded with all kinds of memories and feelings. Your baby is growing up, and milestone photos are a perfect way to capture these precious moments so you'll never forget. 

Like a wedding album, milestone pictures of your children during their first months and years are the most treasured and important keepsakes of all. These photos become stories and heirloom items to pass down to future generations. 

With your session, you'll receive...

With your session,
you'll receive...

  • Client questionnaire
  • Design consultation for customized outfits, styling, and location options 
  • Up to 45 minutes (in-studio/outdoors and posed & lifestyle photos)
  • Reveal & ordering session

* Digital images, collections, and products sold separately. Collections start at $799.

BOOKING Fee: $199

Capture the joy of your child's first birthday with cake smash photos!

Celebrate this important milestone with fun and creative cake smash photos! It is truly a moment to remember. A fancy outfit, beautiful decorations, and a tasty cake make a cake smash session a unique way to both celebrate and document turning one! 

Step 1: Let's Chat

Let me know you're interested! Within 24 hours, I'll reach out for a quick, low-key chat to make sure all your questions are answered. If we're a good fit, I'll send over a booking proposal. Can't wait to hear from you!

Step 2: Book it

Ready to book? Just review the booking proposal, sign the contract, & submit the booking fee to reserve your spot on my calendar. My schedule can fill up months in advance so don't wait!

Step 3: Planning

Together, we’ll plan out the location and logistics. I'll send a client questionnaire to get to know you better. Need help with outfis? Use my styling guide or client closet. Thinking about wall art? Use my product guide to decide.

Step 4: Your Session

At your session, I do the heavy lifting. Your job? Have fun and do what you do best: love on your family!  With prompts & poses, I'll direct you into authentic moments of love and connection. Together, we'll make beautiful family photos!

Step 5: Reveal

A week later, we'll meet up to view your photos, select your favorites, and choose a collection & heirloom photo products. Download your digital images another week later! Albums, wall art, & canvases are delivered in 4-6 weeks. 


Children's Photos on the blog

Children's Photos on the blog


See more Milestones

December 5, 2023

I’m thrilled to share the joy and cuteness of this minimalist floral cake smash session to celebrate Fiadh’s recent first birthday! As a photographer who specializes in capturing priceless moments, let me tell you – cake smash sessions are the epitome of fun and frolic! I love these photos of Fiadh and her parents SOOO much, but can I be honest for a sec? Getting…
Russ’s “Where The Wild Things Are” themed 1st birthday cake smash was simply the perfect way to celebrate his first birthday! A little boy’s first birthday is not complete without a smash cake, and pairing it together with the cutest costume, crown, and furry tail made for the most fun milestone session! One of the best parts of a my job as a newborn and…

January 19, 2021

Ally’s adorable first birthday cake smash at Kelly McPhail’s downtown Lafayette photography studio featured gold floral hoops with palm leaves and pink blooms. She wore a boho cream lace romper and floral halo with a gorgeous naked cake from Something Blue Bakery here in Lafayette, Indiana. Interested in a 1st birthday cake smash? Inquire today!…

July 3, 2020



You'll cherish these memories forever.

Your memories are priceless and investing in them is totally worth it. Whether you're getting family photos of the whole crew or documenting a birth, first birthday, or graduation, you'll never regret capturing these moments and turning them into memories that you can cherish forever.