We want your session to tell the story of you. A portrait session allows us to capture where you are in your life at a specific moment in time. Whether it's graduating high school or college, having a family portrait finally made, wanting to show off a little baby bump, capturing the first breath of air as your newborn arrives, or even indulging in a little “treat yourself” session, we would love to be a part of these memories.

Before your portrait session, we like to have a get-to-know-y'all chat – usually over the phone. We want to know you a little bit to make sure your session is unique, fun, and represents you. Let us help you show off your personality, and let the world know who you are through a portrait.  




Sitting fee of $100 (due at booking)

1.5 hours maximum; one or two locations as time allows

Choice of one 16"x20" or two 8"x10" heirloom prints

Digital editing and enhancing of ALL images

Private, on-line gallery of your images

Personal printing rights for your images

heirloom prints

what is an heirloom print?




4”x6” heirloom print ... $8 ea

Wallet heirloom prints ... $16 for 8

5”x7” heirloom print ... $10 ea

8"x10" heirloom print ... $16 ea

5"x7" heirloom album with 10 pages / 20 sides ... $425


We partner with a professional lab located in California who has been serving to top professional photographers since 1976, Bay Photo. Bay Photo is a true professional photography lab, with experts ensuring superb color and consistency from print to print. All prints are carefully packaged to minimize damage during shipment.

every. detail. forever. Your prints will be created to reflect your legacy – for your children, and your children's children.

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the fine print

All images displayed on this site are protected by copyright ©2007-2018 Shelly Beck Photography, LLC/Spirit-Pix by Shelly Beck. All rights reserved.

Your images are captured in a raw format. After a shoot or wedding, we handpick the final images then edit each to its fullest potential. Final images are presented in a password protected gallery. Bridal couples should anticipate 50 images per booked hour. Portrait sessions will produce 5-15 images per booked hour.

We are not obligated to provide a client any images that are not already presented to them. We do not release any images that are not included with the set of final images, because they were neither created nor intended as final products – they simply enable us to work out issues to ensure you receive the highest quality images.
Images may not be reproduced anywhere, for any reason, without permission or without proper photography credit to Shelly Beck Photography, LLC.

Images taken at any session are copyrighted by Shelly Beck Photography, LLC/Spirit-Pix by Shelly Beck.

A USB drive of your edited images will be provided for booked wedding photography. The USB drive comes with printing rights for printing at a lab and with quantity of your choice. Receiving the USB drive with your images does not provide copyrights, or release the copyrights of Shelly Beck Photography, LLC. Copies may not be made from purchased prints. This is a violation of the copyright laws and is considered illegal. We would greatly appreciate your respecting the copyright laws and our talent.


Most locations and props pictured are privately owned and not available. Please inquire about locations that are available for your session.

Session times start at the preset appointment time. If you are late, it will cut into the allotted time. We understand emergencies occur and we are willing to work with these on an individual bases.

Deposits paid to reserve your session or book your wedding date are for our time, and are not refundable.

Any Wedding Collections or Portrait Packages may be amended to fit your needs.

Portraits, excluding wedding, take approximately two weeks post production work before being available on our website. Wedding images are approximately six to eight weeks in post production before being available on our website.

Photo shoots extending past the arranged time will be charged at a rate of $75 per thirty minutes; minutes will be rounded up to the next half-hour.

All print orders include hand color correction of each print and special paper finish options. If you are unhappy with your prints, we’ll make it right: http://www.smugmug.com/prints/our-guarantee.mg

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