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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cake smash

Our one of a kind cake smash sessions are designed with your style in mind, detailed, and unique to fit your child’s personality. The first half of the session is a one-year portrait in an outfit of the client's choosing from our selection of provided outfits or bring your own and take place either in studio or outside. The second half of the session is when we get messy!

Just the Cake

A classic setup, styled with the use of a limited backdrop selection. Includes photographer time, setup, and cleanup. 

15 Full Resolution Digital Images  |  30 minutes 



25 Full Resolution Digital Images  |  1 hour

A simple yet elegant setup, styled using a neutral-color backdrop, color-themed décor (poofs, banner/garland, confetti, balloons/balloon garland), and use of available props. Includes portrait segment and cake smash in a studio setting. Includes photographer time, setup, and cleanup.

Simple Smash

Epic Smash

A detailed theme setup, styled using a solid color or printed backdrop and use of  coordinating props and decor to compliment theme. Includes portrait segment and cake smash in a studio setting. Includes photographer time, setup, and cleanup.

30 Full Resolution Digital Images  |  1 hour


  • Family Portrait Segment (Includes immediate family members only (up to 5)  10+ digital images ($100)

  • 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.. 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?