Session Fees

Session fee is due at time of booking. Session fee secures your spot and covers Lauren’s time and talent. Session fee includes phone or email consultations prior to the shoot to help you decide location, what to wear, and style of shoot. Most sessions last between 1 -2 hours. Your session fee will also include a private online viewing gallery of your edited shots for 6 weeks as well as 1-3 low resolution watermarked images for web sharing such as facebook or other social media. There is no limit on outfit changes.

FamilyOn location shoot, preferably outdoor settings work best. Price is for up to six people. Each additional family member is $10. This session includes group shots and individual shots if desired.$100
ChildrenThis session includes up to 2 kids photographed at location of your choice. Each additional child is $10 dollars. Shoot may include props, favorite toys, or other mementos if desired.$75
NewbornContact Lauren before your baby is born to plan this session based on your due date. Newborn sessions will be done in my home studio preferably within baby's first 14 days. These sessions generally last about 4 hours depending on the baby’s schedule. Time will be given for feedings, changing, etc. These sessions will include a mix of props and lifestyle shots. This session includes new parents and siblings with baby as well.$150
Cake SmashWhen your child turns one year old, it's fun to capture their first bites (or face fulls) of cake, and it's one of the few times that being messy is encouraged. Lauren will document the experience and provide the backdrop, cake plate and the cleanup. You provide the child's outfit and cake. And then we watch it all unfold.$110
MaternityThese sessions are best when done between 32-35 weeks. Session includes both parents and siblings if desired. Location can be flexible.$75
EngagementThis session is usually 2-3 hours and can include multiple locations. Photos can be taken for save the dates and photo guest books if desired during this session.$125
SeniorsThis session is usually 2-3 hours and can include multiple locations and unlimited outfit changes. The photo shoots are done on location of your choice. Bring as many props as you’d like to showcase in your photos like sports, art, band, etc.$125

A La Carte Print Products

Lauren Ashley Photography offers an A La Carte pricing option.  Individual prints or digital negative files may be purchased.  All photos will be edited.

Wallets - 8 per sheet$15/sheet

Note: The above listed are some of the more common print sizes. If you want a different size, just let us know, we can get it for you. Many more size options are listed in your photo gallery to choose from.

Mounting Options: Matboard, Styrene, Foamboard, Masonite, Gallery Wrap Canvas, Standout, Float Wrap Canvas

Other enlargements and products available by request: accordion mini albums, albums, metal prints, framed prints. If you have a vision in mind, let Lauren help you bring your walls to life.

Package Pricing

Mix and match any combination of prints or products listed above to best fit your wishes. If your print order total dollar amount adds up to at least $100, you’re eligible for the Custom packages. As you order more product, you’ll receive a greater percentage off your order as indicated below.

Custom 10Order between $100 and $350 in print products. You can customize your package and choose which print sizes and quantities, wall hangings, finishes, albums, etc. that you'd like.10% OFF entire order
Custom 20Order between $350 and $700 in print products. You can customize your package and choose which print sizes and quantities, wall hangings, finishes, albums, etc. that you'd like.20% OFF entire order
Custom 30Order over $700 in print products. You can customize your package and choose which print sizes and quantities, wall hangings, finishes, albums, etc. that you'd like.30% OFF entire order

Digital Negatives

This gives you the option of having your edited high resolution photos burned to a disc and includes a print release to allow you the permission to fulfill the prints at a location of your choice, have them made into a photo book, or keep them for memory sake. NOTE: All images are edited on a color calibrated display and best print results require color matching with the print fulfillment company. All digital negatives are cropped to a 4×6 proportion, read this to learn more. Custom cropping for enlargements is only available by placing a print order with Lauren.

Up to 20 Images$175
21-30 Images$225
All Images from Gallery$350
Single Digital ImageNote, this option is only available with a print order of $100 or more. $10/image.


TypeDescriptionDiscount Amount
RepeatAll subsequent sessions booked with Lauren after your initial session are subject to this discount.10% off the session fee

Contact me at for more information or any questions.  I look forward to working with you!

In the state of Iowa, photography session fees as well as digital and print products are all subject to 7% Iowa State and Local Option Sales Tax.

Prices are subject to change.