Whether you just got engaged, are you are expecting your first addition to you family or the 9th?  Celebrating a 1st Birthday or 100th?  These moments and the milestones in between create the story of your life.  I am honored that you would invite me into your family and help tell your story in images.

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Lifestyle Family portrait with Images by Valerie


(recommended for all- especially families with young children)

Gallery will include 50-150 images to view in your slideshow

This package includes:

1 hour session at an outdoor Santa Barbara location









Maternity session with Images by Valerie



Hair and Makeup Styling for one lady (usually mom)

1-1.5 hour session at an outdoor Santa Barbara area location

*Bonus: First 48 session







I come to the hospital after your baby is born to take candids and family images with your new baby


1 hour+ relaxed photo session in your hospital room





Newborn Session

Studio (3-10 days old)

2-4 hour session

*Bonus: First 48 Session

24 baby announcements 

Admission in to Baby’s First Year Plan



Newborn Lifestyle with Images by Valerie


Lifestyle Session at your home (3-4 week old)

1-2 hour session

*Bonus: First 48 Session




Full session fee is due to book your session.  50% is refundable if cancelled more than 48 hours before session.

Less than 48 hours, sessions are reschedule due to weather, illness or emergency that is mutually agreed upon.

All sessions include a pre-session consult either by phone or in person to best taylor the session to your family regarding location, clothing, colors, props needed and to learn about your family in order to give you the best possible session, experience and images.

There is also a follow up gallery/ordering session at my studio to view your gallery and select/order your images.  

Products are not included in your session and are purchased separately at this appointment (digitals, cards, prints, wall or tabletop art, etc.)