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Tea Party Mini Session

It’s been quiet over here… well, photography-wise, that is. I left on my vacation, got back and then the vacation continued. I left a hot, sunny California and came back to a hot, sunny Washington. Before I left, I had these mini sessions set up. But the date chosen called for rain and so I rescheduled them to August. I failed to realize that there were literally 3 different events on the weekend I chose to have these. Because of that along with the weather and summer vacations, we only had one participant. So it looks like I will definitely be going back to offering these in the spring like I have done in the past.

For the one adorable little girl we had, we traded a cool evening back in July for a day that hit 85 degrees in August. It was HOT. Luckily for us, it began to cool down a bit and there was a slight breeze as our session began. Little “I” was not fazed one bit. She was all smalls and giggles. She brought her best friend (the monkey) with her. I have photographed her multiple times when she was a toddler and that monkey was always there. It was so neat to see her bring it along for this session. We put her (the monkey) in a high chair right next to her and “I” enjoyed pouring her a drink and letting her take sips.

Because she was my only participant, we decided to get away from the set and head to a nearby barn and field for some more variety and fun. I am so glad we did that! I am definitely going to add on these extra spots for the spring sessions as well. Thank you to the Hummingbird Farm Nursery and Gardens for allowing us to use their garden and to Michelle at The Curly Girly Boutique for helping with set up and reflector work.

To see two more images from this session, click HERE and HERE. One is on my Facebook page and the other is on my Instagram feed.

Renee Giugliano Photography, Oak Harbor, WA Photographer specializing in Pregnancy, Newborn & Children
Renee Giugliano Photography, Oak Harbor, WA Photographer specializing in Pregnancy, Newborn & Children
Renee Giugliano Photography, Oak Harbor, WA Photographer specializing in Pregnancy, Newborn & Children
Renee Giugliano Photography, Oak Harbor, WA Photographer specializing in Pregnancy, Newborn & Children
Renee Giugliano Photography, Oak Harbor, WA Photographer specializing in Pregnancy, Newborn & Children
Renee Giugliano Photography, Oak Harbor, WA Photographer specializing in Pregnancy, Newborn & Children
Renee Giugliano Photography, Oak Harbor, WA Photographer specializing in Pregnancy, Newborn & Children
Renee Giugliano Photography, Oak Harbor, WA Photographer specializing in Pregnancy, Newborn & Children
Renee Giugliano Photography, Oak Harbor, WA Photographer specializing in Pregnancy, Newborn & Children
Renee Giugliano Photography, Oak Harbor, WA Photographer specializing in Pregnancy, Newborn & Children

 

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New Career, New You – Headshots Session

Ms. K. is starting a new career. She is stepping out and going for something new, which as we all know can be a little intimidating. She did a quick search, found me and contacted me to see if I could get her in as soon as possible. I only had one day available, but it was perfect for both of. Like me, Ms. K. is a little camera shy. But as we began to talk, our conversation soon turned into laughter. I truly enjoyed watching her go from nervous to just enjoying the moment.

To see one more image from this session, click HERE to view it on my Facebook page.

Renee Giugliano Photography, Oak Harbor, WA Photographer specializing in Pregnancy, Newborn & Children
Renee Giugliano Photography, Oak Harbor, WA Photographer specializing in Pregnancy, Newborn & Children
Renee Giugliano Photography, Oak Harbor, WA Photographer specializing in Pregnancy, Newborn & Children
Renee Giugliano Photography, Oak Harbor, WA Photographer specializing in Pregnancy, Newborn & Children
Renee Giugliano Photography, Oak Harbor, WA Photographer specializing in Pregnancy, Newborn & Children

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Tea Party Mini Sessions

Renee Giugliano Photography, Oak Harbor, WA Photographer specializing in Pregnancy, Newborn & Children

Get your little ones dress in their best and let them enjoy tea-time! Great for siblings and best friends – young and old!* We keep the set simple, yet fun! Your children can bring their hats, scarves, and favorite stuffed animal(s).

Boys LOVE to play too, don’t forget their cute little hats and ties!

Set provided has faux (fake) treats. But we will have real treats that your child may take home to enjoy. Please let us know of any allergies or diet restrictions.

Session Includes:

  • 15-20 minute mini-session
  • up to 3 children suggested (can fit more if needed)
  • group & individual poses
  • 10+ proofs to choose from
  • online gallery for viewing and ordering
  • Mini print/digital packages

*Suggested ages, 6 months to 12 yrs old.

Session Fees: You choose which one works best for you!

  • Basic ~ $35 (plus tax): Session only, prints/photo products sold separately. No minimum order requirement.
  • Print Collection ~ $75 plus tax: 1- 8×10, 2- 5×7’s and 1 set of wallets (8) of you choice. You may mix and match all images with exception to the wallets since they come in a set of 8.
  • Digital Session [Mini] ~ $85 (plus tax): 5 High Resolution Digital Images (of your choice) with print release PLUS 10% off any additional purchase.
  • Digital Session [Large] ~ $125 (plus tax): 10 High Resolution Digital Images (of your choice) with print release PLUS 10% off any additional purchase.

These will be taking place at the Hummingbird Farm Nursery and Gardens in Oak Harbor. All sessions are by appointment only and must be scheduled ahead of time using the link given below. Session fee payments are due within 3 days of scheduling your session.

 CLICK HERE TO SCHEDULE YOUR SESSION NOW.

To ask questions, RSVP, share with & invite friends, go to our Facebook Event page HERE.

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Full of Smiles – Newborn Session

At almost 2 months old, this little one slept like a newborn. And when she was awake, she was bright eyed and full of smiles. Because she was just under 2 months old, she wanted to do a lot of stretching, so we took a few with her first outfit and then changed her to get her wrapped up. She was quite cozy and didn’t mind that she wasn’t able to stretch those feet and arms. She ended up falling back asleep again. We then began to unwrap and she just went with it.

Thanks mom and dad for choosing me! She’s so beautiful and it was a pleasure to be able to provide these images for you!

 Renee Giugliano Photography, Oak Harbor, WA Photographer specializing in Pregnancy, Newborn & Children
 Renee Giugliano Photography, Oak Harbor, WA Photographer specializing in Pregnancy, Newborn & Children
 Renee Giugliano Photography, Oak Harbor, WA Photographer specializing in Pregnancy, Newborn & Children
 Renee Giugliano Photography, Oak Harbor, WA Photographer specializing in Pregnancy, Newborn & Children
 Renee Giugliano Photography, Oak Harbor, WA Photographer specializing in Pregnancy, Newborn & Children
 Renee Giugliano Photography, Oak Harbor, WA Photographer specializing in Pregnancy, Newborn & Children

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New All-Digital Session Options

Although I strongly believe in importance of prints, I do understand that “digital images” are in demand. So I made some changes, a few additions and came up with some new options for “All Digital” sessions. These options are in additional to my original “session fees” options; which are now under “Session Only” on my website.

So, if you prefer to have a session where you will automatically receive digital images so you may print at your leisure, then these are for you. These sessions may include additional  images in your gallery, but you will automatically receive the amount listed in the options below. You will order them as a special package (no additional cost) and then they will be delivered through our download site.

And because I am such a strong believer in prints, I am including a printed product with each session.

Renee Giugliano Photography, Oak Harbor, WA Photographer specializing in Pregnancy, Newborn & Children
Digital sessions include:

  • Images will presented in a private online gallery to download
  • Images will also be uploaded onto our partner site which offers prints and other photo products with professional quality at consumer prices.
  • Images on CD/DVD available for additional fee
  • Additional prints and photo products available to order at 10% off

Heres are the new All-Digital options starting June 18th, 2016. Just like before, when scheduling these sessions, a 50% retainer due within 5 days of making your appointment. You will be sent the payment email once your date has been set.

All-Digital Full Session – $395 (plus tax)

Session includes:

  • Up to 90 minutes in studio or on location (max 8 people for in-studio)
  • Clothing changes may be available if time allows
  • Multiple poses and prop use as time allows
  • 30 completely edited, high resolution images in your gallery to download
  • 16×20 Standout Print – ready to hang (image of your choice)
  • Lifetime personal use print release also included

All-Digital Mini Session – $275 (plus tax)

Session includes:

  • Up to one hour in studio or on location (max 8 people for in-studio)
  • Clothing changes may be available if time allows
  • Multiple poses and prop use as time allows
  • 15 completely edited, high resolution images in your gallery to download
  • 11×14 Standout Print – ready to hang (image of your choice)
  • Lifetime personal use print release also included

All-Digital Super-Mini Session – $165 (plus tax)

Session includes:

  • Up to 30 minutes in studio or on location (max 8 people for in-studio)
  • No clothing changes due to time constraint
  • Multiple poses and prop use as time allows
  • 5 completely edited, high resolution images in your gallery to download
  • 8×10 Standout Print – ready to hang (image of your choice)
  • Lifetime personal use print release also included

Pregnancy -OR- Newborn Session – $425 (plus tax)

Session Includes:

  • Up to 2 hours minutes in studio or on location session for Pregnancy (Mom & immediate family members)
  • Up to three hours in studio or on location session for Newborn (newborn under 3 weeks old)
  • Clothing changes may be available as time allows (gowns, wraps, blankets, etc., provided)
  • Multiple poses and prop use as time allows
  • 30 completely edited, high resolution images in your gallery to download
  • 16×20 Standout Print – ready to hang (image of your choice)
  • Lifetime personal use print release also included

All-Digital Birthday Session – $285 (plus tax)

Session includes:

  • Up to one hour in studio or on location session
  • 1 clothing change (2 outfits total)
  • 2 backdrops (1 for family/traditional portraits and 1 themed set to match outfit/cake)
  • Multiple poses and prop use as time allows
  • Balloons to take home
  • 15 completely edited, high resolution images in your gallery to download
  • Three 6×6 Standout Prints – ready to hang (images of your choice)
  • Lifetime personal use print release also included

All-Digital Birthday [Cake-Smash only] Session – $185 (plus tax)

Session includes:

  • Up to one hour in studio or on location session
  • 1 outfit only
  • 1 themed set to match outfit/cake
  • Balloons to take home
  • 10 completely edited, high resolution images in your gallery to download
  • Three 6×6 Standout Prints – ready to hang (images of your choice)
  • Lifetime personal use print release also included

As you can see from above, all of my sessions include a printed product as well props, clothing use, etc. If you prefer no prints, no provided gowns/wraps/props, etc., then this “Simple Session” option is for you. This option is perfect for any occasion. Read below for more info.

All Digital Simple Session – $225.00 (plus tax)

Session includes:

  • Up to 2 hours in studio or on location
  • One outfit only
  • Multiple poses as time allows
  • 20 completely edited, high resolution images in your gallery to download
  • Lifetime personal use print release also included

Please note that my session guide has not ben updated to reflect these new options. I am working on that.:)

 

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