Capturing Christmas Magic in Barnsley


Christmas Mini Sessions in Barnsley for Gifts and Keepsakes

The festive season is a time of joy, togetherness, and creating lasting memories with loved ones.

As a portrait photographer, one of the most rewarding aspects of my job is helping families capture these special moments. Christmas mini sessions are a fantastic way to do just that. Not only do these sessions provide you with cherished keepsakes, but they also offer a unique and personal gift option for friends and family.

Let’s explore the magic of Christmas mini sessions and how you can turn these beautiful images into the perfect presents.

Barnsley Family Photographer
Baby Girl in Red Dress with Red Bow with Christmas Scene behind

What Are Christmas Mini Sessions?

Christmas mini sessions are shorter, more focused photography sessions that usually last just 15 minutes. These sessions are designed to capture the essence of the Christmas season, featuring festive backdrops, props, and outfits. My aim is to create high-quality Christmas-themed photos that can be cherished for years to come.  I have lots of clients visiting during the day using the same set and props which means I can keep the cost low for these sessions

Child Sat looking at a Christmas Window Scene

The Perfect Christmas Gift in Barnsley

For Grandparents

Imagine the joy on a grandparent’s face when they unwrap a beautifully framed photo of their grandchildren in adorable Christmas outfits. It’s a gift that speaks volumes, capturing the essence of family and the spirit of the season.

For your Partner

A canvas print of a special moment captured during the mini session can be a romantic and heartfelt gift. It’s a daily reminder of your love and the beautiful memories you’ve created together.

For Extended Family

Photo cards are a classic yet evergreen gift option. Personalise your greetings with a festive family portrait, and you’ve got a card that will be cherished long after the holidays are over.

For Yourself

While gifting is a significant aspect of the holiday season, let’s not forget the importance of keepsakes for yourself. A beautifully crafted photo album or a framed picture on your desk serves as a timeless reminder of this special time in your life.

Child Sat looking at a Christmas Window Scene

Why Book a Christmas Mini Session?

  1. Affordable: Mini sessions are generally more budget-friendly than full-length portrait sessions.
  2. Time-Efficient: With a shorter duration, these sessions are easier to fit into your busy schedule.
  3. High-Quality: Despite being shorter, the focus and preparation that go into mini sessions ensure high-quality results.
  4. Fun and Festive: With Christmas-themed props and backdrops, these sessions are a fun activity for the whole family.

What Christmas Mini Sessions are available in Barnsley?

Plain Backdrop: Our plain grey backdrop mini portrait sessions are to be held on 4th November. Priced from £30

Christmas – White: Our White & Red White Door scene mini sessions are to be held on 11th November. Priced from £30

Christmas – Window: Our Christmas Window scene mini sessions are to be held on 18th November. Priced from £20

Christmas Keepsake Sessions: We’ve teamed up with Pottering Around to bring a keepsake session to you on 3rd December. Whether it is Baby’s first Christmas or you would like a personalised keepsake then this is the session for you. Come in for a Christmas – White Mini Session and then whilst you are with us you will make a bauble, or frame with Caroline with handprint/footprint as a special Christmas Keepsake. Priced from £50


If you want to get a head start on gifting as well as capturing some beautiful memories for yourself, then just email letting us know which session type you are looking for and we will email you back with availability!

Child Sat looking at a Christmas Window Scene