Mini Sessions


Mini Sessions

Taproot Greenhouse Mini-Sessions - West Chester Family Photographer - Alison Dunn Photography photo

Family Mini Sessions

in Montgomery County, MD and Philadelphia, PA.

Short and sweet 20 minute sessions, taken at pre-selected locations.
Limited to specific dates throughout the year.

See Past Mini Sessions

May 2022
Aug 2022
Oct 2022
May 2023
Aug 2023
Oct 2023

What’s Included


20 Minutes

Quick and easy. You’ll be finished before anyone has time to get antsy.

25+ Images

More than enough digitals for the Christmas card and any other needed updates.


Print Rights

Download, print, or share – it’s all fair game. Or easily order prints on the spot.

Mini Session Pricing

MD/VA Mini with Alison

$450 + tax
($400 for repeat clients) 

Philadelphia Mini with Alison

$475 + tax
($425 for repeat clients) 

PA/NJ Mini with Bridget

$425 + tax
($375 for repeat clients)

My wonderful associate shooter Bridget shoots for me in the greater Philly region. Learn more about how that works here.

Reserving Your Session

The first 2024 dates will be announced in February.
Newsletter subscribers get first dibs – sign up

Book Quickly

Mini dates are limited and always fill up quickly. Make sure to lock down your spot as soon as dates are released!


A 50% retainer is required at the time of booking to reserve your date and time.

2024 Mini Session Dates

Opening February 22 to newsletter subscribers,
and February 26 to the general public.

Saturday, May 4

with Alison
Brookside Gardens
(Wheaton, MD)

Saturday, May 11

with Alison
James Kaskey Park
(Philadelphia, PA)

Saturday, May 19

[sold out]

with Bridget
Taproot Greenhouse
(West Chester, PA)

Saturday, June 15

with Alison
Bon Air Park
(Arlington, VA)

Saturday, July 27

with Alison
Maple Acres Farm Market
(Plymouth Meeting, PA)

Sunday, July 28

with Alison
Navy Yard
(Philadelphia, PA)

Saturday, Oct 12

[sold out]

with Alison
Lake Needwood
(Derwood, MD)

Saturday, Oct 19

with Bridget
Knight Park
(Collingswood, NJ)

Saturday, Oct 26

[sold out]

with Alison
Awbury Arboretum
(Philadelphia, PA)

Sunday, Oct 27

[sold out]

with Alison
Fitler Square
(Philadelphia, PA)

Saturday, Nov 2

with Bridget
Awbury Arboretum
(Philadelphia, PA)

Saturday, Nov 9

with Alison
College Gardens Park
(Rockville, MD)

Saturday, Nov 16

[sold out]

with Alison
Butler’s Orchard
(Germantown, MD)

Receiving Your Images

It can be hard to pick favorites. I edit and include as many images as I can in your final gallery and you can download every single one!

What you can expect:


Easy delivery: Your high-resolution photos are delivered in a clean, easy-to-use online gallery. Share your photos with your friends and family simply by sharing the link.


Download in one click: When you’re ready, download your whole gallery in one click for safe-keeping as many times as you like.


Ordering prints: You and anyone with your gallery link can order prints, canvases, and holiday cards directly from the gallery, shipped from my professional print lab.

Want Exclusive Access?

I have to turn families away every year who don’t book their mini sessions in time.  Dates frequently fill up within 24 hours.

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