A professional cake smash has to have the experience and creative eye to capture the most joyful moments in a baby’s life. Celebrating special moments is a wonderful way a family can get together but capturing these fleeting moments will forever keep those memories alive in beautiful photographs.

To find out just what Brisbane has to offer, check out these top cake smash photographers who are always in demand:


Cake Smash Photography with Lavender Lane Photography is a fun and beautiful way to celebrate your little one’s first birthday. They pride themselves on providing you with a fun and cheerful celebration setup that doesn’t distract away from your beautiful baby. Their Cake Smash Photography Packages include: professionally made 5 inch cake, balloon garland, falling confetti, pre cake smash milestone portraits, and a splash after the smash in their sweet miniature claw foot bathtub.

Their Premium Cake Smash Photography Package also includes a location family session and hair and make up for one participant before the family session.

Location: Chermside West, QLD

Style: Fun, bright and classic.

Pricing: From $500

Contact : Nicole Seeney

Favian Photography is a highly sought-after photography company specializing in newborn, baby and cake smash photo shoots, perfect for new parents looking to celebrate momentous occasions in the lives of their young ones. Owned and operated by professional photographer Favour, Favian Photography facilitates cake smash photo shoots that last up to an hour, with a variety of outfits, props, and decorations available in Favour’s natural light studio, just 12 kilometers outside of Brisbane CBD. The cakes can be handmade by any number of local bakers, though the cake is not included with the price of the photo shoot. Favour recommends that cake smash photo shoots be scheduled four to six weeks in anticipation of the 1st birthday party of her clients’ babies.

Location: Marsden, QLD

Prices: Session fee $150. Enquire for Cake Smash inclusions.

Contact : Favour

For over 8 years, Kerri has been capturing incredible cake smash photography as a way to give families a wonderful memento of milestones in a baby’s life. Being a mother as well, she knows how moments are so precious and fleeting, which is why her timeless and whimsical styles are meant to be cherished and enjoyed for many years to come. 

Location: Wishart, QLD

Prices: Session fee $150. Enquire for cake smash packages and inclusions.

Contact : Kerri Goldsmith Photography

At Rule of Thirds Photography, expert newborn photographer Kelley Martin captures the authentic, innocent moments of joy and exploration with her cake smash celebrations. Offering up a slate of professionally baked cakes with customizable themes and colors or any other messy food that her clients can dream up, Kelley at Rule of Thirds Photography prioritizes fun and enthusiasm above all, and it truly shows in the resulting photos. As she says, “the messier the better!”

Location: Cleveland, Brisbane QLD

Prices: $150 Session fee. Enquire for cake smash packages and inclusions. 

Contact : Kelley Martin

A professional newborn and baby photographer for nearly ten years, Claire is a cake smash photographer who loves to capture precious moments in a baby’s life. Celebrating special milestones through fun and messy cake smash sessions, she has years of experience working with children of all ages. Wanting to give her clients all of the colours and props they want in their photography; Claire spends a lot of time and consideration to make every last detail perfect.

Location: Brisbane, QLD

Prices: $650 Package – this includes a freshly baked cake, milk bath & more.

Contact : Claire

Jennifer Horner Photography is a Brisbane-based newborn, baby and cake smash photography service run by Jennifer, who brings nine years of experience photographing babies as well as a host of awards and accolades to her name. Jennifer’s cake smash photo shoots take place in her studio, with natural light filtering through and brightening the space, and include the cake, outfit, props, and floral arrangements; all that her clients have to bring is their newborn! With 10 distinct themes available and customizable options available, Jennifer Horner Photography prioritizes the comfort of the newborn, allowing for breaks and baths to minimize the stress and keep the process light and breezy for the baby and parents alike.

Location: Cleveland, Brisbane QLD

Prices: $199 Session fee. Enquire for cake smash packages and inclusions.

Contact : Jennifer Horner

Focusing mainly on milestone celebratory photography, Rachel is a professional cake smash photographer who, over the past several years, has loved to celebrate and capture all the magical moments that a baby experiences. With a studio filled with adorable props to make every session a unique and fun experience, Rachel works with parents to get the perfect cake smash setup they will love.

Location: Brisbane, QLD

Prices: Prices vary. Check out more pricing details here.

Social: One Sweet Celebration Photography Studio

Contact : Rachel

Enjoying every moment that a baby enjoys a special milestone celebration. Kate is a cake smash photographer who loves capturing the fun and chaos in every session. As a mother herself, she knows just how fleeting moments can be and how much joy children get from being able to do what they want with a special cake of their own, this is the reason she chose to focus on cake smash photography. For over 3 years, she has been giving families a chance to join in the fun and does all she can to make the entire experience memorable and exciting.

Location: Everton Park, QLD

Prices: Starting from $300. Check out more pricing details here.

Contact : Kate

A team of professional cake smash photographers who focus on giving families the best experience around, Brooke, Sara, and Robyn have been creating magical experiences for their clients for over 4 years. Creating a bespoke experience for each unique family, the team offer professionally bakes cakes, custom made cake smash outfits, and a creative eye to beautifully capture every exciting moment.

Location: Oxenford, QLD (~40 minutes drive from Brisbane CBD)

Prices: $195-$895. Check out more pricing details here.

Contact : Brooke, Sara, and Robyn

Kate is a professional photographer who has been capturing family milestones and celebrations for the past 20 years. Offering incredible cake smash photography experiences, she loves to witness and capture all of the joy and excitement a baby expresses through a session filled with colour, fun, and of course, delicious cake. Her boutique studio is packed with all of the decorative goodies to make every session bright, bold, and fun.

Location: Hamilton, QLD

Prices: $299-$399. Check out more pricing details here.

Contact : Kate

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A baby’s first birthday and special milestones are a great reason to celebrate and the only way to preserve these memories is through a professional cake smash photographer. They have the eye and experience to capture those precious expressions that will easily be cherished for many years to come.

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