baby's first year

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YOUR HARRISBURG milestone experience

I’m Kate, your Harrisburg baby photographer for real moms. You want to remember every little detail of your new baby, from their chubby hands to their toothless grin. The baby phase goes by so fast and you don’t want to forget a thing. I know how fast it goes because I have 3 of my own. 

Babies grow up in the blink of an eye and you don’t want to forget what makes them beautiful and unique right now. Don’t miss the opportunity to capture your baby before the next milestone passes you by. 

your baby is growing so quickly!

Not sure what milestone photography is? It's a way to celebrate your baby as they grow through their first year! 

Tummy Time : Held around 3 months of age, these are perfect to capture your baby as they transition out of the newborn phase. 
Sitter : Sitting up is a milestone that is so much fun for parents and kids alike. It's a great time to capture big smiles, laughs, and their chunky legs & arms! 
First Birthday: Of course we love capturing baby's (and your) biggest first year celebration! Whether you just want to capture portraits of your baby when they turn one or go all out and do a themed cake smash session, I am here to help you plan the perfect celebration!

wondering what capturing milestones looks like at kmp?

milestones we celebrate

Your baby is growing quickly! Reach out as soon as possible to start planning the perfect milestone session. For tummy time & sitter sessions, I recommend at least 2-3 weeks in advance booking. For cake smashes I suggest booking at minimum 1-2 months in advance so we can plan the perfect smash session & theme together! 

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I hate to keep you waiting, so shortly after your session I'll share a sneak peek or two with you. Then it'll take me a few days to go through and deliver a proofing gallery of the best images to you. From here, you'll choose YOUR favorite images to be edited. Once you choose your favorites, I meticulously hand edit each image. This part takes a little longer and you'll have your finished gallery around 2-3 weeks after your session. You'll receive your images in an online gallery where you can download the high resolution images & order prints/products of your sweet babe.

 You'll arrive at my cozy studio in Wormleysburg, PA. I've got everything you & your baby will need set & ready to go. Unless you have something special you'd like to include in the session, I'll have all the outfits, setups, and props laid out and ready for your session. We will capture your babe on multiple set ups to give you a beautiful variety in your gallery.

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how it works

Is there anything we love more than beautiful photos of our children? With a solid 5 star rating on Google, moms agree that milestone photography with me is a one of a kind, memorable experience that results in gorgeous photos of their kids.

To book your milestone or cake smash session, you'll need to pay a session fee and sign a contract. This fee includes my time and expertise as your photographer, ensuring a safe environment, and access to my studio and wardrobe. Keep in mind that prints and other products are available for purchase separately.

Sessions start at $400. Most clients invest upwards of $650. Payment plans & AfterPay are available. 

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Kate was able to accommodate me into her schedule rather quickly. She is professional and friendly. She responds to emails in a timely matter. She has things planned and organized before arriving in her studio.


Kate was absolutely amazing to work with. We used her for our sons first birthday photos with a smash cake. It was an amazing experience. She took her time earning our sons trust and had him hooting and hollering by the end of the session. Pricing was very reasonable for the length of the session. We can’t wait to see the finished photos. We will definitely be using her again.

tessa s

We had a lovely experience. Kate had so many fun ideas and made my daughter feel completely comfortable. Highly recommend!


Kate was so wonderful to work with. She is so professional, creative, patient, and fun. I wanted a swan themed photoshoot for my daughter’s cake smash and Kate went above and beyond my expectations. We are so excited to have found Kate and cannot wait to work with her again.


Kate captured my little guys cake smash and the pictures were so good I couldn’t choose which I liked best.


Kate was a pleasure to work with for my son’s milestone photos. She was very responsive with scheduling and flexible when we had to reschedule. She was great with my son during the session and I look forward to seeing the final photos.

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