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CAKE SMASH PHOTOGRAPHY

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Capturing images of your baby turning one with their very first birthday cake is such a precious memory. Your baby will have lots of fun with a cake while they study it, touch it, smash it, eat it, and cover themselves in all that colorful, sticky yumminess.

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ABOUT

ABOUT THE SESSION

Not all children will play with the cake, and that's okay! Some may prefer to eat it, while others may not be interested at all. Each cake smash session is unique and the photographer will work to capture the best shots possible. During the session, parents are asked to stand quietly behind the photographer to encourage the child's attention towards the camera.

COMBINED
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WHY CAN'T A CAKE SMASH SESSION BE COMBINED WITH ANY OTHER TYPE OF SESSION, CONSIDERING THE EXTENSIVE NUMBER OF IMAGES CAPTURED DURING THE PROCESS?

There is a lot involved in the cake smash session and a lot of images are shot, for this reason the session cannot be combined with any other type of session.

FAMILY SIBLING

WILL FAMILY OR SIBLING POSES BE INCLUDED IN THE CAKE SMASH SESSION?

You can add a few siblings and family photo with cake smash photos. there will be additional fee $450 for family photos. 

HOW LNG

HOW LONG DO PHOTO SHOOTS TYPICALLY LAST IN THE STUDIO TO CAPTURE NATURAL EXPRESSIONS EFFECTIVELY?

In order to capture the most natural expressions, our photo shoots typically last 30 min - 1 hour in the studio - Depends on package.

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PREPAE

HOW TO PREPARE, BEFORE THE SESSION

For a successful cake smash session with your baby, it's crucial to plan ahead. Schedule the session at a time when your little one is well-rested, well-fed, and in a happy mood, ensuring they're ready to enjoy the experience. Introduce them to the taste and texture of cake beforehand, perhaps with a small taste of real cake or cupcake, to familiarize them with the sweetness and feel of frosting. Additionally, carefully select the cake and theme for the session, and consider bringing along fun props like balloons and toys to enhance the playful atmosphere. By preparing in advance and creating a comfortable environment, you can maximize the enjoyment and capture precious memories of your baby's cake smash session.

Partner allowed

WHEN ORDERING, MUST YOU PROVIDE BABY'S THEME/COLORS, AND ARE INGREDIENTS SAFE?

If you order a cake from a cake boutique, please show them your baby's cake smash theme/colors to match/customized cake that is specifically designed for the session. Additionally, please ensure that the cake is made with baby-safe ingredients and is suitable for the baby to eat and play with.

FACTORS

When selecting or preparing a cake for your baby's smash session, prioritize soft textures that are easy for your little one to smash with their hands or feet. Opt for simple flavors like vanilla, chocolate, or strawberry, steering clear of ingredients that may trigger allergies. Ensure the cake is appropriately sized for your baby, typically a small 6-inch cake suffices. It's crucial to serve the cake at room temperature to avoid any aversion from your child, as they often dislike cold frosting and cake. By adhering to these guidelines, you can set the stage for a delightful and enjoyable cake smash experience for your little one.

OUTFIT THEME

You need to select the cake background from our selections and prepare the baby's outfit to match with the theme for colors/patterns.

Bring

When preparing your baby for a cake smash session, there are several tips to keep in mind regarding their outfit selection. Firstly, opt for attire that complements the chosen cake smash background, enhancing the overall aesthetic of the photos. Secondly, prioritize your baby's comfort by choosing clothing that allows them to move freely. Given the inevitable messiness of the session, opt for outfits that are easy to clean to minimize stress post-session. Keeping the clothing simple with neutral colors and patterns ensures the focus remains on your baby and the cake. Lastly, remember to pack a change of clothes for both your baby and yourself to address any unexpected messes that may occur during the session.

ESS ITM

When preparing for a cake smash session, ensure you have all the essentials on hand. Remember to pack snacks and water for the baby to keep them comfortable throughout the session. Bring along towels and wet wipes for easy cleanup of any messes that may occur. Don't forget to pack extra outfits for both parents, as well as extra diapers to handle any unexpected situations. Additionally, gather any props you wish to incorporate into the session to add a personalized touch to the photoshoot. Having these items ready ensures a smooth and enjoyable experience for both you and your little one. 

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