Family Photographer, Rachel Cantong Photography Logo, A graphic of mountains and flowers
Family Photographer, Rachel Cantong Photography Logo, A graphic of mountains and flowers

Session Pricing

Investing in a photo session with me is more than receiving beautiful images; I will help you capture meaningful moments. Our session together is a time to slow down, love on your people, and make new memories together. My session fee includes the photoshoot along with the outlined number of digital images for download. It also includes access to my client closet and location planning. Sessions occur in the greater Triangle. I am available to travel; contact me to discuss availability and additional fees. A 7% sales tax will be added to the prices below.

SIGNATURE SESSON | $475+ tax 

My signature sessions are perfect for immediate families, maternity, and couples. We will spend about 45-60 minutes together documenting your story and life in this moment. These sessions can occur during the golden hour before sunset, or at sunrise. We will choose a location together that best suits your needs/vision. I also offer extended family shoots for an additional fee/person. Starting at $475 plus tax. *Payment plans available*

Includes:

  • 40+ images
  • Access to client closet of over 100 pieces and styling assistance
  • Online gallery of images for download
  • Exclusive access to professional print lab 
Video Add On $275+t
I am now offering short family films to more deeply capture the joy, connection, and fullness of your family. These 2-3 minute films with licensed music are the perfect way to tell your story in a more profound way. They are not meant to be perfect; they are meant to be you.

OUR STORY | AN EXPERIENCE  $900+t

This package is for families and couples who want more than your typical photo session. These experiences are unique and designed around you, so that we can fully capture your essence and family story. I take a multimedia approach to these artful sessions, and include both images and an heirloom film. Together we will tailer a completely custom experience that might include a trip to a special park or making family breakfast together. We will capture the beautiful styled images as well as the imperfect moments that are just as important. Contact me to view samples and learn more. Starting at $900 plus tax. *Payment plans available*

Includes:

  • 75+ images
  • Up to 2 hours of photo coverage, can be split over the day
  • Short family film with licensed music
  • Heirloom family album (or print credit)
  • Access to client closet of over 100 pieces and styling assistance
  • Online gallery with access to professional print lab
 

NEWBORN SESSION | $650+ tax

My natural newborn sessions take place in the comfort of your home. Sessions last 1-2 hours; I spend as much time as I need to capture the best images, and follow baby’s lead throughout our time together. The goal of these shoots is to capture you as you are, and those sweet early days as a growing family. Your gallery will include a mix of family moments and solo baby images. Parents, siblings, and fur babies are welcome and encouraged to join the session. Starting at $650 plus tax. *Payment plans available*

Includes:

  • 45+ images
  • Takes place mid morning when light is best
  • Online gallery
  • Access to client closet and outfit planning
  • Grandparents/extended family can be added for 25/person
Video Add On $275+t
I am now offering short family films to more deeply capture the joy, connection, and fullness of your family. These 2-3 minute films with licensed music are the perfect way to tell your story in a more profound way. They are not meant to be perfect; they are meant to be you.
MINI SESSION | $275+ tax

I offer mini sessions in the Spring and Fall; these are perfect for a quick family photo or to document milestones. Sessions last 20 minutes, and occur on a set date/location in Durham or Chapel Hill. These sessions occur in the afternoon/evening depending on the time of year. These sessions are for immediate family only. Starting at $275 plus tax

Includes:

  • 10 images
  • Access to client closet/styling assistance
  • Online gallery of images
  • Option to purchase more images from gallery

WEDDINGS & SPECIAL EVENTS |
Starting at $550+ tax

I take on a small number of weddings and special events per year. Please contact me to inquire further. Most couples invest $2,200-$4,400 for their wedding package.

I am available to travel for elopements or micro weddings! Starting at $550 plus tax

“In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks”
John Muir