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Portland, Oregon

Portland Maternity, Birth, and Newborn Photographer, Sommessa. Mel specializes in photography of the childbearing year and birth doula services in Portland, OR. 

Photography Rates

Photography Rates for Portland Newborn Photographer, Sommessa. Mel specializes in maternity, birth, newborn, and family photography in Portland, Oregon.  

Each session requires a 50% retainer to book with the remaining session fee due before the session date (excluding add-on sessions, which are paid in full). All sessions include a private, online gallery of the edited, full resolution images available to download. Access to custom, professional products from reputable labs are for purchase separately.

Maternity: $400
add on to birth, hello baby, or lifestyle baby session
outdoors or in the studio
10-20+ images

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Hello Baby: $525
also known as 'fresh 48'
30-60 minute documentary session at birth location within two days after baby is born
20-40+ images

Lifestyle Baby:
i - candid, session with family *in home or studio: $675
ii - first package with lightly-posed photos of baby added *studio only: $750
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Postpartum Herbal Bath: $300
add on to hello baby, birth, or newborn session
5-10+ images

Breastfeeding: $375
nursing session in the studio or outdoors
*just child & mama

5-10+ images

Sitter Baby: $375
*just baby
when baby is around 6-9 months old and sitting unassisted
outdoor, evening session (june - september)
or in the studio year-round
5-10+ images

Family: $800
30-60+ images
outdoor, evening session with prep packet included upoxsn booking
june - early october

Light hair styling & makeup:

Floral Crowns: 

Travel Sessions:
all travel sessions require a custom session fee + travel & lodging expenses.
please contact me with your location and desired session!

Prices are subject to change without notice unless your session has been booked.

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