Melanie Z Photography | Investment

Portraits are an investment and will be cherished memories for a lifetime. Very careful consideration has been taken for the following pricing to ensure the best quality of product for our clients. Melanie's years of experience, time spent in post-production adding magic, and fully equipped portable studio all equate to our fees.

All prints include complete artistic retouching and enhancement to ensure a beautiful work of art that you will proudly display in your home. Images are printed with the highest quality fine art media with ChromaLife100+ inks tested to last for generations.

Creative Session fees:

  • Maternity or Newborn session $150 (includes $40 print credit)
  • Maternity and Newborn sessions $250 (includes $80 print credit)
  • Baby's First Year (Newborn, 3 month, 6 month, 9 month, and First year sessions) $450 
  • First Birthday Cake Smash session $150 (includes $40 print credit)
  • Infant, Child or Family session $100 (includes $25 print credit)


*Your session fee includes the photographers time and talent for a custom-styled photography session, post production enhancements, a password protected online proofing gallery, and a specified credit towards your final print or digital negative order. Additional images, either prints or digital negatives; must be purchased separately. We limit the number of sessions we schedule each month to ensure each client receives the attention needed to capture this special time.

We offer a la carte pricing starting at $10.00 as well as high resolution digital images that begin at $20.00. For a detailed pricing packet with information including pricing for portraits, wall enlargements, canvases, custom albums, birth announcements and more please contact us to schedule your FREE  consultation today. 

*It is important to our studio to remain fair and true to ALL clients while keeping consistent in business policy therefore rates and policies are non-negotiable.

All images are the exclusive copyright and property of Melanie Z Photography and Melanie Zimmerman. Portrait session images may not be reproduced, altered or published without permission. Copyright infringement is unlawful. The images from photo sessions may be used for marketing purposes, including on my business Facebook page, company blog, and website. They may also be used in various print and advertising materials at the discretion of Melanie Z Photography and its owners. By submitting your session fee and participating in your session you agree to these laws and terms. If you are uncomfortable with Melanie Zimmerman or Melanie Z Photography using your images for studio related purposes then please request to opt out and we will happily honor your request.