Mini-sessions are short 30 minute photo sessions for up to 6 people – perfect for families with little ones who can’t sit still for too long!
A regular portrait session can cost upwards of $1000, but for $175 you’ll receive 15 professionally edited digital files (chosen by you) in a download gallery (in your choice of colour or black and white), which will be shared with you after the session. You'll also have the option to purchase extra files after the session if you want to.
You can then print out your photos as many times as you like, in whatever size you like.
Professional photographer Catherine Ramsay will capture beautiful, natural moments between you and your family. However, if you’d prefer just some photos of the kids by themselves that’s fine, too.
It’s a great way for mum and dad to get out from behind the camera and into some photos with the kids.
How to Book
Choose a session time that suits you from the list below and please include the number of people who will be attending. Places are limited so book early to avoid missing out.
Our Mermaid on Shore sessions are $200 and include a 30 minute photo session, 15 images, a glitter crown and set of pearls to keep and 2 different coloured mermaid tails to choose from.
Please note sessions on the beach can be windy. You may want to wear your hair up or choose another location to attend a session if you are concerned.
If you have missed out on a session, follow us on Facebook to stay updated on all of our upcoming sessions throughout Brisbane. We also run sessions on the Gold Coast.
Refund Policy: 7 days notice required for a full refund. Re-scheduling requires 7 days notice. In the case of bad weather (heavy rain) the photo session may be cancelled and you'll be given the option of rescheduling or a refund.
If you need to reschedule less than 7 days before your session then a $40 rescheduling fee applies. If you need to reschedule or refund your booking, then please contact the office using the form here . Your photographer is NOT able to refund or reschedule your booking for you.
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Thank you for our lovely photos, The mini session was perfect for what I wanted. Catherine was lovely, friendly and easy to get along with. She had great suggestions for the different locations around the park and was happy to fit it my requests. She was wonderful with my 3 year daughter and was able to get her to cooperate during the session which I had been concerned could be difficult. We had a fun time and I have already recommended the sessions to friends. 5/5 by Teresa Swain 13-3-2020
4/5 by Natalie McKay 11-3-2020
Great experience and great price. The 30 minute session was the perfect amount of time for our kids under 5 years old and we loved the photos. Our photographer, Catherine, was really lovely and flexible to suit our family dynamics on the day. 4/5 by Erica Weideman 5-12-2019
friendly photographer, casual session. Great value 4/5 by Katy Chang 4-12-2019
4/5 by Mikaal Long 29-11-2019
5/5 by Heidi sherman 2-9-2019
The session was well run, and Catherine took some lovely photos :-) 5/5 by Hannah filmer 8-7-2019
Thank you for sending through the photos – we LOVE them! Catherine did such a great job, especially with our troublesome two-year-old! Please pass on our thanks. 5/5 by Amy West 21-6-2017
Great, unfortunately it was windy but the photographer did a good job of working with this 5/5 by Heidi Sherman 17-1-2017
Very appreciative that we’ve found this company so that we can capture our family for an affordable price each year! 5/5 by Catherine Smith 30-5-2016
4/5 by Ashruti Pandya 17-3-2016
Exactly what we needed with a young child. Quick, easy and friendly. 4/5 by Megann Trimble 14-9-2015
A great way for families to be able to afford a photographer - otherwise we would probably not do it! 4/5 by Kimberley Dawson 13-9-2015
Great photographer and price 5/5 by Helen Arkadieff 13-9-2015
More a 4.5 rating than a 4. We liked the 1/2hr length, perfect for a 1 year old. The chosen location was good, Catherine was easy to find, on time and friendly. Great budget for us too. 4/5 by Kirsten Woolston 3-8-2015