styled sessions & cake smash

Our one of a kind styled sessions are designed with your ideas in mind; detailed, and unique to fit your child’s personality, and are great for all ages! These sessions are especially popular for first birthday cake smashes!

Simple & Elegant

A traditional yet elegant setup, styled using a solid color backdrop and simple accents (poofs, banner/garland, confetti, balloons/balloon garland). Includes timeless portrait segment and styled setup in a studio setting. Includes photographer time, setup, and cleanup.

30+ Full Resolution Digital Images  |  Up to 1 hour



  • Family Portrait Segment (Includes immediate family members only
    (up to 5)  6 digital images of choice ($100)

  • Timeless Portrait Segment ($50)

  • Cake ($30+)

  • Custom Cake Smash theme outfit/costume ($20+)

  • Bath Splash ($30)

  • Mini Brag Book (Start at $25)

  • Prints (varies)

CAKE: Clients are welcome to bring their own cake or, we can provide one from one of our fabulous cake designers for a small fee.. The cake is generally a 2-layer 6" round buttercream or whipped-cream cake, and may be decorated with fondant accents in the chosen color scheme. 

We love original ideas! If cake isn't your thing, some other popular options include pancakes, muffins, donuts, cookies, pie, fruit, whipped cream, cheerios, and much more!

OUTFIT: Client provides the outfit(s) for the session unless otherwise coordinated with photographer. Limited selection of rompers/coveralls, tutus, and diaper covers available for use at no additional fee.


Both types of cake smash sessions will include full body shots, close ups of messy faces, and some pretty funny action shots. If you are looking for a Pinterest inspired or a more minimalist style cake smash session, the Simple Cake Smash is the way to go. If you want a one of a kind, never seen before, wow the pants off your family when they see the gallery style cake smash session, then you definitely need the Epic Cake Smash

A complimentary printed photo collage is provided with all cake smash sessions.

Note: Deposit is required to reserve session date/time and beginning planning.

Please allow 3+ weeks for session preparations. Recommended age for cake smash sessions is 10-12 months.

How can we help you celebrate your little one's first birthday? 

Specializing in children and family portraits,

couples, maternity, and lifestyle photography. 

Serving Northern Virginia's Loudoun & Fairfax counties, and Maryland's Frederick & Montgomery counties. Home studio located in South Riding, Virginia.

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