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A professional Cake Smash Experience is a wonderful way to record your baby turning one. It is a unique way of celebrating and both youngsters and parents love it!

Your photoshoot will be divided up into 3 parts, each lasting approximately 15-20 minutes. But these can be shorter/longer depending upon our model. This also allows us plenty of interruptions for breaks, cuddles and of course outfit changes.

We begin with a nice smart portrait session to prove that we started off all clean and tidy. The second section is dedicated to the cake and all the mess that goes with it. Lastly we finish the shoot with the bath, some bubbles and the occasional splash.

Cake Smash & Splash Experience can be shot either in my small studio space located just outside Maidenhead, or in the comfort of your own home. For a home shoot I bring with me a small set up as well as all the props I may need. Any mess is kept to a minimum and cleaned away as part of the service.

Please note that cake is not included due to food hygiene, intolerance and allergy reasons. I can gladly recommend a couple of retailers who provide readymade cakes that are perfect and have been used by clients in the past. If you wish to switch the cake for a fruit alternative, then please notify me during your booking.

At the bottom of this page you will find a selection of some predesigned colour schemes from which you can select from. If you would prefer something more unique then sessions can be custom designed to fit most requests.

My ‘Cake Smash Photography Experience’ starts at just £49 and includes the session fee as well as a complimentary 10×8 mounted print. In addition, you will receive the accompanying digital image free of charge, (perfect for social media and regular prints). There is also a post experience reveal appointment as well as a complimentary gift voucher with for the value of £50 (to be used against a Family or Pet Portrait Photography experience). Larger wall art, extra prints as well as albums are available and can be considered during your reveal appointment.

gift vouchers

A ‘Cake Smash Photography’ experience can be such a fabulous birthday gift idea for a friend or loved ones child. Gift vouchers can be customised to any package or budget and can be personalised for your chosen recipient.

Your finished gift certificate will be printed on gorgeous soft cream wove premium paper, sealed with wax, and presented in a matching cream envelope. Ready to be delivered by yourself or popped in the post by us.

Contact me now to find out more information.

Beneath are a few sets that I frequently use, however my sittings can be custom designed for anything of your choosing.


    Alternatively give me a call on 07887.997.357

    Alexandra Rice
    with baby Christian
    Christening/Event - Chalfont St Peter

    James has an extraordinary knack of getting children to engage in the process. The smiles shine out from the pictures and are a fitting reminder of a wonderfully happy day.

    Rebecca Gaskell
    with Monty and Bobby
    Pet Portrait Experience - Gerrards Cross

    Fantastic photographer, totally relaxed and enjoyable, and no hard sell what so ever.

    Dave & Ceylan Lloyd
    Wedding - Dyrham Park Country Club

    James did a fantastic job as our photographer. He was very flexible and got a good understanding of what we wanted. On the day he was brilliant and had a fantastic calm atmosphere that made us feel really relaxed. The photos he produced captured our love for each other and with our friends.

    Grey & Alison Dempsey
    Wedding - Ye Olde Bell, Hurley

    James is friendly, professional and very good at keeping an excitable mother of the bride calm. He also helped with his fantastic sewing skills when a bridesmaids dress needed fixing! His photographs are beautiful and really captured our day in the most amazing way

    Ellie Dignum
    with baby Hugh
    Newborn/Family session - Shepperton, Surrey

    James made us feel at ease, even my husband who hates having his photo taken .They were all natural and lovely. My son wasn’t in the best mood on the day, but James made him laugh and caught his smiles at just the right moments. The photos are wonderful, something I’m so glad I did.

    David & Alexandra Dobson
    Wedding - Chartridge House, Chesham

    James was polite, professional and took some amazing photos, as well as some intimate shots during the ceremony whilst remaining unobtrusive. He is very good at making you feel relaxed and at ease in front of the camera.

    Katherine Newell
    with baby William and Isabel
    Family Portrait - Denham

    Fantastic, friendly service. Made the whole family feel at ease. Spectacular photos would highly recommend. Excellent value for money and a lifelong memory created.

    Wez Clarke
    Commercial - Bovingdon

    I have been using James for my Kitchen Photography for some time and he has been brilliant. Not only are the photos amazing, but he get’s them edited and delivered to me SO fast. Very polite when dealing with my clients too.

    Yousouf & Janan Neetoo
    Wedding - Artillery House, Old Street London

    An absolute fab photographer: James did our wedding and he is AMAZING at what he does! James is very organised and creative, and pre-plans photo shoots which is so handy on the day. We didn’t need to think about guest being in the pictures as he did all that for us. I have some wonderful pictures which I have framed.

    Kelly Lampard
    with Georgina, James and Charlotte
    Newborn/Family session - Chalfont St Peter

    I’ve had a number of fantastic experiences with James, and he has been brilliant each time. They say you should never work with children or animals and James exceeds at both. He has a wonderful ability to put everyone at ease. I would highly recommend him for any form of work, personal or commercial.

    Richard & Emma Jaycock
    Wedding - Bull Hotel, Gerrards Cross

    Very professional, thorough and helpful. He captured everyone and everything on our big day. And we couldn’t have wished for more. Beautiful photos.

    Roxy Rawlings
    With Sienna
    Christening/Event - Buckinghamshire Golf Club, Denham

    James was brilliant. He got on with his own thing and the photos are brilliant. He was really helpful as I wasn’t sure what to expect from the day. The products he had to offer were so much nicer than what other photographers had. The finished photos are brilliant and I would use him again definitely.

    Jason & Juliette Brooker
    Wedding - The Bull Hotel, Gerrards Cross

    Thank you so much, the photographs are lovely. You made it very relaxing and that is why they have come out so well. Forgotten it was even raining now!

    Colin & Sue Marks
    Wedding - Midsummer Court, Old Beaconsfield

    James went the extra mile to make sure everything was covered for our wedding day. James knew exactly what we wanted on the day and just got on with it.

    Tom & Lisa Dempsey
    Wedding - Dromoland Castle, Co. Clare Ireland

    Exceptional quality of service. James was so subtle but we didn’t even notice he was there which made a huge difference, especially to my mum who hates having photos taken. James captured amazing moments that we would never have seen otherwise.

    Kay Marie Hooper
    Maternity Session - Sudbury on Thames, Surrey

    The images came out amazing and I’m so happy with the results, James really knew what he was doing and this made the session even better! I cannot recommend him highly enough.

    Gary & Hayley Porter
    Wedding - Burnham Beeches Hotel, Burnham Beeches

    James was very professional on the day and managed to keep things going to plan. The album and USB are fab and we couldn’t have asked for better.

    Terry & Lyn Gibson
    Wedding - Bisham Abbey, Marlow

    We got James to photograph our wedding and nothing was too much trouble for him. James took on board all our requirements and our photographs & albums were beautifully presented, thanks.

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