lovebugs 2017

it’s time for our annual lovebugs photo shoot!

where we have some fun and celebrate the bond between children and their first best friend

smilebooth will be here too for families to play & have fun together!

DATES – September 23 & 24th October 7 & 8th ( location next to seed factory – more details to follow )

TIMES – sessions run :40 minutes

PAYMENT –  $180 for one child and $230 for multiple children – will be taken here in order to secure your time slot.

an 8×10 print per child and digital downloads of all images will be available 2 weeks post production

we look forward to having fun together again!

Dates for the 2017 photo shoot have all been filled –  We will post upcoming events on both our Instagram & Facebook accounts.  Link on our home page.

lovebugs 2016 photo shoot


it’s time to gather again and celebrate those most beloved friends, siblings and creatures of comfort!

The lovebugs photo shoot, with Heidi Geldhauser & Janna Gould from Our Labor of Love is happening on the following dates –





The appointment times run on the hour from 9:00 am until 3:00 pm

Call the shop # 404 355 2043 to set up an appointment time. – the shoot will take place over here on the westside!

Prices are $ 180 for one child – $ 230 for siblings

Once retouching is completed families will receive 2 – 8 x 10″ prints per child and a CD with all finished images.

This is a super fun group event and we look forward to hosting every year – We will have a smilebooth set up for families to join in the fun!

Please contact Rachel at the shop with any questions!…

lovebug photos 2015


it’s that time again!.. we will be setting up a studio here on the westside and having some fun with our lovebugs – of all shapes & sizes!
last year we saw so many beautiful children and their most treasured friends from a sibling, shiny new gold cleats to a popcorn box full of rubber duckies!

if you would like to read more about lovebugs click here

we will begin to book appointment times on wednesday morning august 5th –
pricing is $ 180 for one child $ 230 for siblings
just call the shop to participate!




the idea for our lovebugs photo shoot came after a visit from a little girl & her family – they came into sprout and she was carrying her ‘orange blanket‘ – tattered & well loved!
it had been purchased from our shop only a few years earlier but it looked as though it had already received a lifetime of love.
you can’t argue that fact that our lovebugs – our blankets, our stuffed animals and those items which bring us such comfort are often our first best friend.



photogsour labor of love photography saw magic as well so we teamed up to capture children with their most loved companions. so began the question… “who is your love bug?”



expectthe lovebug photo shoot is not your traditional portrait sitting… it is all about play!
the shoot takes place over the course of a day – we layer in 2 or 3 families at a time. the children often play independently of one another and there is a lot of fun energy in the room.


it has been our experience that this type of interactive photo shoot best suits children ages 2 and a half and older.

there are toys and props in the room and at some point the children leave their parents and begin to explore – that is when heidi will make her move – they are most often on the floor with the children and moving around the room. at some point both photographer & subject arrive at the big bright white paper background and there is lots of play back and forth with the camera.

parents usually hang out and watch – it is a fun casual environment!
our labor of love will bring one of their digital smilebooths to help everybody warm up and get comfortable. because having your picture taken can be intimidating, we like to let children take their time.