Newport Beach, CA & Gilbert, AZ • Sessions by appointment only

Smash Cake Session – Winter One-derland

Smash Cake Session – Winter Onederland

Seems like it was only yesterday when we first met baby Halle!  Her mommy knew exactly what she wanted, and even brought some props with her to the smash cake session. We loved helping to create the “Winter Onederland” concept! Thanks again to our favorite local bakery for designing a beautiful cake.

This was one of a few sessions we photographed for this family in a one week span! It’s always so much fun to see them.

Finding your Smash Cake Session Theme

When we first started photographing cake smash sessions, Pinterest wasn’t really a thing yet! The sessions were quite simple back in those days. We bought a roll of colored paper, and the parents brought a home made cake. Here’s one from 2011…

As time went on, these sessions got more and more interesting! The next thing we knew, we were designing “one of a kind” sets and never looked back. Smash cake sessions are now a daily occurrence at the studio, and we love every single one of them!

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Gilmore Studios is a photographer team specializing in maternitynewbornchildren and family photography in Orange County, CA. 

Contact us for more info about booking your studio or on location session in the Southern California area. Brian and Jennifer Gilmore specialize in studio & natural light photography in Costa Mesa, Newport Beach, Corona Del Mar, Laguna Beach, Dana Point, Huntington Beach, and surrounding areas in OC and Los Angeles.

Call 949-698-3968 or email us to book your fall and winter 2017 photography sessions. Cake smash sessions are $250 and by reservation only. Puppy themed 1st Birthday cake smash photography session. All birthday cake smash sets are custom built to the client’s theme or color scheme and include a yummy cake.

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Meet the Gilmores:

Gilmore Studios is a husband and wife team that serves Orange County, Los Angeles, and San Diego areas. We specialize in fine wedding photography, family portraits, and newborn photography. Our studio has been in business since 2002.

Fun Facts:

PLace we call home:

Newport Beach

Number of kids:

3 boys

Years in business:

Since 2002

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Newport Beach, CA & Gilbert, AZ

Session by appointment only