Little Paws Photo Session Information

Booking HOLIDAY Photo Sessions NOW!

Choose your Favorite Holiday Prop to DECORATE your pet with! We currently have a Stationery Gift Set Promotion that includes 2 notecard packs (8 cards each) and 20 stickers for only $59 with paid session.


Pet Photo Session $159* includes a $50 print credit

Photo Session Fee includes:

  1. Planning Consultation email / phone call – Stylizing your pet’s photo session – we will help you choose props, custom background color
  2. Photography Session in Studio, Studio Lighting- approximately 30-45 minutes for your pet with our pro photographer Kelly Richardson at the Manhattan Beach Studio location, and an online proof gallery with a minimum 12-24 images to choose from will be sent to you within 7-10 days of your photo session.
  3. Design and Ordering Consultation to help you choose and design your custom art: Prints, Wall Art Displays and Products. This includes all editing, cropping, design work and preparation of images for Prints and Products, and FREE low res social sharing images for the images you purchase, and finally Free Shipping and Handling of all Custom Art Products that you order to the MB studio (*with the exception of extremely large wall prints.)
  4. $50 Print Credit* toward your print or product order. Special Conditions apply: The $50 Print Credit must be used in a timely manner within 30 days from the date of your pet photo session.

1. Planning Consultation

Customize your dog’s photo session – We have many, MANY props for all seasons, holidays and paw-sonalitites! Tell us what you like, and we will come up with the props and ideas. View our variety of custom color backgrounds and Props. Below images from pet photo sessions.

We always provide healthy pet treats and toys for the pet to play with during the session, or you may bring your own. Please read Pet Photo Session Preparation. It’s important to be prepared for the shoot, making sure your pet is groomed properly will affect the final outcome of the prints.


2. Photography Session

You and your Fur baby will receive VIP star celebrity treatment at the Little Paws Photo Studio, beginning with a special gift bag with treats to start your photo session off on the right PAW. Props will have already been carefully selected (and sanitized) for you to choose from for your pet’s special photo. Your pet will be the one and only star of the show, taking center stage on the shooting platform table, ready for Hollywood style glamour shots by our pro Kelly Richardson.

3. Design and Ordering Consultation

Within 5-7 days we post your pet’s images from the photo session in a private online viewing gallery and email you when it is ready. After you have had an opportunity to view the images and have chosen your favorite images, our Little Paws design Consultant will be in touch to help you design your wall art for your space in your home, and take your order for all Prints and products. (Prints and Products are not included in the photo session fee.)

  • PRINTS: We have pre-selected our most popular print choices price ready. All other print sizes and varieties are available with a-la-carte pricing upon request- the possibilities are truly endless.
  • PRODUCTS: Along with Prints, we feature fun and adorable Little Paws Gift Sets of our most popular gift items Stationery notecards and more- all price ready. Again, the possibilities are endless and most of these custom photo products can be ordered a-la-carte upon request.

Our Little Paws Photo Editor will edit your favorite image(s) to perfection and design your prints and products to your specifications (for a final proof approval if necessary). Our prices include shipping and handling to the MB studio.

Covid-19 Safety Requirements:

  • Masks and gloves required. Gloves can be provided if needed.
  • Clients are responsible for handling and posing their pets, while photographer remains 6 feet away.
  • Pets must come in carrier and will not be allowed to roam the studio area.
  • Pet should only be accompanied by owner(s) no audiences please. Session is for 1 pet only.
  • Our promise that the studio is cleaned and sanitized between every session.