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Cake Smash & First Birthday Photography

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The Charm of Simplicity: A Soft Pink and Gold Cake Smash Session

In the world of cake smash photography, simplicity can steal the show. This session proved just that. The soft hues of pink and gold created an elegant yet playful backdrop, allowing the birthday girl’s joy to shine through without unnecessary distractions.

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Melting Hearts with Sweet Smiles and a Cute Cake – Zionsville Cake Smash Photography

All of my cake smash sessions are fully customizable and you get to pick the theme and I will run with it! I hope you enjoy looking through these photos as much as I enjoyed taking them 🙂

5 Tips for A Successful Space Themed First Birthday Cake Smash Session

Planning a space-themed first birthday party? Then you probably also need a first birthday cake smash photography session! I mean, they only turn one once – right?! Get ready to capture adorable moments of joy and messiness with these expert tips for a stellar cake smash session. I’m here to guide you through creating the perfect cake smash experience.

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2023 Indianapolis Photography Highlights

5 Highs & 1 Low from KristeenMarie Photography in 2023 – Indianapolis Photographer

Your business, your friendship, and your unwavering trust made 2023 not just great but downright legendary! Cheers to the clients that made this year a picture-perfect masterpiece!

Mermaid 1st Birthday Cake Smash Session – Purple, Pink and Teal

I recently had the pleasure of capturing this sweet girl’s 1st birthday smash cake session, and it was a mermaid-themed delight. The color palette for the session revolved around shades of pink, purple, and teal, creating a visually captivating and whimsical setting. The birthday girl stole the show in her sparkly mermaid dress, which added […]

Mermaid 1st birthday cake smash session
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Strawberry Shortcake Session by an Indianapolis Photographer KristeenMarie

I recently had the pleasure of capturing a truly heartwarming 1st birthday cake smash session. The theme was a charming Strawberry Shortcake, and it was evident from the moment the birthday girl arrived that we were in for a sweet treat of a session. The star of the day, the birthday girl, couldn’t have been […]

Blue and Gold Boho Balloon Arch Cake Smash – Indianapolis Photographers

Get ready to have your heart stolen by the most adorable blue-eyed baby boy, as you enjoy the cake smash photography from his 1st birthday session. This epic cake smash adventure was bursting with laughter and joy! His session was a world of blue and gold balloons dancing with excitement, setting the stage for an […]

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Purple Butterfly Garden 1st Birthday Cake Smash Session – Indianapolis Cake Smash Photographer

This birthday girl loved her first birthday cake smash session. She was in awe when she saw the cake for the first time. She continued her excitement as she ate. She had the sweetest/funniest reactions and facial expressions during the whole session. The best part was when she would stick out her adorable little tongue […]

Succulents and Gold – Indianapolis 1st Birthday Cake Smash Session

In a recent session, I had the pleasure of capturing a succulent-themed first birthday cake smash. The setup was adorned with a delightful mix of gold and green tones, creating a stunning backdrop. The cake did not disappoint which was also succulent filled (but the editable buttercream type). As always, the cake smash session began […]

happy and messy birthday boy
birthday girl with balloons

Cali Turns 1 – Yellow 1st Birthday Cake Smash Session – Indianapolis Photographer

I am so glad that I was able to celebrate Cali’s 1st Birthday and create this super adorable cake smash for her. Cali is a bright and happy little girl and so the yellow theme for her cake smash session was very fitting!



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