When is the best time to book my Maternity and Newborn Session
It is best to book your sessions in your second trimester. Many of our newborn sessions are pre-booked on our calendar to ensure availability. Maternity Sessions are shot 29-35 weeks and Newborn Sessions are shot within the first 7-10 days of life. Therefore, pre-booking is highly recommended.
Non-Refundable Retainer Fee is required to book a session on our calendar $150-$250 it is deducted from final fee due the day of your session
Maternity Sessions start at $1,150
Newborn Sessions start at $1,375
Family Portraits start at $850
One Year Sessions start at $675
*All sessions subject to CA sales tax*
My baby is already born, what now?
Sometimes we have openings for last minute session or an occasional cancellation/reschedule. Fill out the contact form and let us know when your baby was born. We can contact you if there is a possibility to get you in last minute.
How do I book a session?
Fill out the contact form as detailed as possible to help us determine if we can accommodate your session. You will then receive an email within 48 hours of your inquiry with full pricing/package information.
If everything looks good, fill out the questionnaire/contract attached to the email and that will trigger the booking process. We will contact you with dates available within the timeframe you indicated on your inquiry.
Where are you located? Do you travel?
We are located in Salinas, CA. We do not travel outside the Monterey County area at this time. Our beach sessions take place at several beautiful beaches in Carmel and Monterey CA.
Do I have to order prints through you?
Our packages include both digital and professional prints. We offer additional products such as albums, metal prints and canvas upon request.
Why Choose us?
We have 10+
years of experience learning our craft. We understand that these moments are priceless and finding the right person for your family is key to a great experience. Safety is our top priority, we will treat your precious child as we would our own during your session.
How Far in advance should I schedule my session?
Our calendar is now booking 4 months in advance, we suggest you contact us to receive pricing and information so that you can make a decision on booking before we get booked up for the month you are interested in. Sometimes we have last minute availably but we don't suggest waiting but rather planning ahead.
We have a selection of beautiful couture gowns and silks available for rental for your session with us. Once you are booked on our calendar you will receive a gallery with all the available gowns, wings and silks. Rental fees vary but start at $50
Newborn Props & Wardrobe?
Our collection fees include the use of props and newborn wardrobe at your session.