Photography Pricing

Here, you can browse through our portrait, wedding, and event pricing. For weddings and events, we always encourage clients to make a quick phone call- so we can better understand what is desired and meet your expectations.

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Wedding Photography Pricing

We have photographed over 400 weddings from here in southern California, to New York since 2003! Be sure to check out some of our favorite weddings on our gallery page.

Photography packages start at $2500 and include 6 hours of coverage with 2 photographers, full resolution digital files, and an engagement session.

Having a small wedding? 1 photographer for 3 hours and full resolution digital files is $1500.

Custom wedding albums can be added to any package.

We love destination weddings! If you want to bring Gilmore Studios with you, please send us your travel plans.

We can help you with your wedding day timeline! Please contact us for a quote and to check availability.

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Family Portrait Session

Family sessions are $195 and include a one hour session in Orange County or our studio. We are happy to offer a color/style guide or outfit advice! Local clients will schedule a time to come to the studio for an ordering appointment where you will see your portraits on our large screen. Jennifer will help you figure out which portraits are your favorites and how to display them in your home. Out of town clients will view their images on a password protected online gallery followed by a phone call or Skype session with Jennifer to go over your order.

Our $195 session fee is required to reserve your session date.

Photography products, digital files, and wall collections are purchased at your viewing session.

A pricing guide is available by request.

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Newborn Portrait Session

Newborn session fees are $250 and are typically done during the week at our studio when your little one is 5-14 days old. We encourage all families to come to the studio where we have hundreds of props and backgrounds for your new baby! These sessions typically run 1.5-3 hours (depending on how your little one is acting).

In-home sessions are $450 and offered as a lifestyle/documentary session. We will document your new bundle of joy in his/her nursery but keep in mind we do not bring studio props to your home. These sessions are 1-2 hours.

“First 48 hour” sessions are done at the hospital after mom has had a little time to recover. The session fee is $350. If you are doing a newborn session in addition to the first 48 hour, the package for both session fees is $450. Please inquire by phone so we can get all of your details and due date info ASAP. We will communicate by text with your significant other the day your water breaks so we can schedule a time to come to the hospital.

$350 session fee is required to reserve your session date.

Photography products, digital files, and wall collections are purchased at your ordering appointment separate from your session fee.

A pricing guide is available by request.

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Cake Smash Portrait Session

Cake smash sessions are $250 and include a custom designed cake and custom themed back drop to make this session truly unique for your 1 year old! We will go over different theme ideas with you to make sure it is exactly what you dreamed of. Some sets take longer to prepare (depending on your theme) so please try to book your session in advance.

Photography products, digital files, and wall collections are purchased at your viewing session.

A pricing guide is available by request.

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Children’s Portrait Session

Children’s portrait sessions are $195. They are done here at the studio or at a location of your choice. They can range from ages 18 months all the way to 18 years old!

A-la-carte items like prints, books, frames, or digital files are available for an additional cost. Request a product guide for package and a-la-carte pricing and more information.

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Corporate Award Banquets – Mixers – Holiday Parties – Team Building Events

From celebrity golf tournaments at the country club, to awards banquets at the California Club in Los Angeles, we are always ready to document your next special event. Event photography can be provided on an hourly basis for $500/hr (includes all the digital files) or we can build a custom package for you if you need additional options. Ask about our photo kiosk – a fully automated photo booth that is able to photograph larger groups. We can also provide same day edits for slide shows.

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Photo kiosk rental in Newport Beach, Costa Mesa, and Irvine - Orange County, CA


Photo Kiosk/Photo Booth

Our automated photo kiosk is perfect for your next event or trade show. It will be one of the highlights of any large gathering or celebration. It’s a photo booth- but can handle much bigger groups! Choose from 16 of our 9 x 9 foot wide backdrops to match your party decor. We can provide fun props, or you can bring your own. The guests will receive a 4Γ—6 print with your event branding and 4 poses that automatically prints on a high quality dye–sublimation printer. You will also get individual digital files of each pose taken. Prices start at $500 for a 2 hour event.

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Seasonal mini sessions

We LOVE mini sessions and we are extremely excited to see all of your little ones on November 17th and 18th 2017. SANTA CLAUS IS COMING! πŸ™‚ This is not your average mall Santa photo- we are going all out to make this the most memorable Santa photo (and video) experience! Please watch the videos below.

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