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Southbury First Birthday Portraits | Cake Smash | Aveer

It was so great to see Aveer for his Southbury first birthday portraits. He was so full of personality for his cake smash session at our Newtown, CT studio.

Cake smash set ups for first birthday portraits

We did a couple different set ups. We first just did a plain background, then a chevron background, and lastly the cake smash backdrop.

Aveer was full of expressions and just had a great time! I had a great time as well!

southbury first birthday portraits
chevron background with a one year old first birthday portrait session
expressive boy at his first birthday cake smash session in southbury ct

1st birthday Cake Smash

First birthdays are a wonderful milestone to celebrate. There is nothing better than giving a first birthday child a cake of their very own to smash. Honestly, there’s typically not a lot of smashing that goes on during a cake smash session. Some are confused. Some cry. Some smash. Either way, it’s a memorable experience! I just adore being able to celebrate your child’s first birthday with you. I would love to set up a custom cake smash session for your and your little one.

happy boy for his first birthday portrait cake smash session with a monster theme
monster cake for first birthday portraits
boy staring right into the camera for his first birthday portrait session near southbury ct

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Cake Smash Photography CT | first birthday

Cake smash sessions are a great keepsake for your baby’s first birthday! Contact us today to schedule your session!

Sessions take place at my residential studio in Newtown, CT. Everything is set up prior to your arrival and the mess stays with me! Cake smash sessions are custom designed based on your colors and theme. There are two different session types to choose from. One is just a simple cake smash, and the other is more elaborate and also has two different backdrops.

It is best to book your session at least 4 weeks in advance for planning purposes. However, if it’s less time than that, don’t worry, reach out and we’ll see what we can do. I am often able to squeeze in extra sessions.

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Heather Kelly Photography is a CT photographer specializing in Newborns, Families, and Pets since 2011. Offerings also include headshots, maternity, and babies. Our full-service portrait studio is located in Newtown, CT and serving all of CT and parts of NY.