MINI PHOTO SESSIONS are offered on scheduled dates throughout the spring, summer, and fall months. The sessions are held at various outdoor locations such as the beach and park, in both the city and suburbs. They are a convenient alternative to a regular session. Mini sessions feature: weekend shoot dates, scenic ocations and a cost effective way to have a family photo session.

We are into our 12th Annual Mini Photo Sessions season. We hope to see you on one of these dates! Remember if these dates do not work, book a regular session in the studio, at your home or on-location. Call or email the studio to book your session 847-729-4466.

UPDATED AS OF 10/20/17
Saturday, October 28th, 2017
Location: Ravine Beach in Highland Park, IL
Rain date: Same day in the studio or Gallery Park, Glenview

Saturday, November 4, 2017  - JUST ADDED
Location: The Keay Nature Center in Wilmette, IL
Rain date: Same day in the studio or Gallery Park, Glenview

Saturday, November 25th, 2017
Location: Studio (Outside weather permitting)
Rain date: Same day in the studio or Gallery Park, Glenview, IL

Please email the studio for additional dates and times !


How does a mini session differ from a full session?
Our regular photo sessions are sixty to ninety minutes in length and at the location of your choice. Mini sessions are conducted at a specific location and are twenty-five or fifty minutes in length.

All photo sessions include an ordering session in our Glenview studio. 

May I book multiple mini sessions together?
You may book more than one session in a row. In fact, it is recommended that you book multiple mini sessions if you have three or more children. The cost of a double mini session (two sessions) is $350.

What is the cost of a mini session?
The cost of a twenty-five minute mini session is $265, and a double mini sessions $350. The session fee is due at the time of booking and payable by American Express, Visa, Mastercard, or Discover.  

How do I sign up for a mini session?
Please call us at 847-729-4466 or contact us by email

What if it rains or the weather is bad on the day of our mini session?
In case of inclement weather, mini photo sessions will be held on our scheduled rain date or on the same date in our studio, as listed. If you have any questions about weather, please call us at 847-729-4466. When booking your session, please make sure that you are able to attend both the planned photo session date and the back-up date.

Can I bring my dog to the shoot?
We love dogs, most of the locations that we photograph at allow dogs in some or parts of the location. Please ask us about dog friendly locations.