I am in the process of changing completely to "Shady Lane Studios" instead of Ooh La La Photography. Please go to the Shady Lane blog by going here

You can also check out the Studio Facebook Page for updates and Sneak Peeks.

Sunday, November 29, 2009

Sneak Peek - Lala's Littles - First Birthday Portraits

I loved this baby! This little guy thought it would be fun to crawl over to me for hugs (I gladly delivered!) instead of getting his portrait taken, but after while he decided it was pretty fun!


I loved these jammies!



We finished up with a Cake Smash!


It was great meeting you! :-)

Sneak Peek - Family Portraits in Nampa

You might recognize this lovely family - I am honored to be their family photographer!


This cutie is now 8 months old!


and 2 years old! You might remember him as the baby in the cowboy hat in the John Deere boots! (It's on my main website slideshow)


and this sweet miss is one of my favorites!


Thanks so much!

Sneak Peek - Lala's Littles - 9 Month Portraits

This is the third time I've had the pleasure of photographing this little cutie for her milestone session! She is now 9 months old! They invited me to their gorgeous home and we has tons of fun!



We also did portraits with their doggie - Abby! She was the sweetest puppy ever.


Thanks a bunch! I can't wait to see her again.

This was a Lifestyle session - I photographed in their home using their belongings as props and backgrounds - it's so fun!

Thursday, November 26, 2009


I hope everyone had a amazing Thanksgiving! I helped my Mom make a lovely Turkey dinner and afterwards we celebrated my Dad's birthday with presents and pie and cheesecake! Then we all snuggled up for a marathon of Christmas movies!


You may purchase a Gift Certificate to Ooh La La Photography (Shady Lane Studios) at 50% off! That's right, any amount up to $500 (so your cost would be $250) may be purchased for use in 2010!

This sale is going through Friday 11/27 at 11:59pm - to Purchase email me oohlalaphoto...@gmail.com with what amount and I will send you a paypal invoice. Gift Certificates can be picked up at my studio (check with me for times) or mailed.

Gift Certificates may be used for any session or package fee, or towards any print or digital image package. They must be used all at one time (if you have 1 Gift cert for $200 you must spend it all at once, but I am happy to do 2 $100 ones, etc) They may not be used on pre-booked sessions (if you have already booked and have a pending balance i.e. two part maternity/newborn session)

I am a little behind in blogging but I will try to catch up soon - all recent sessions are over on the Facebook page anyway. :-)

Wednesday, November 18, 2009

Sneak Peek - 6 month Baby Portraiture in Boise

Today I got to meet this beautiful cheeky girl - she's the newest member of Lala's Littles! Isn't she precious??




Thanks so much - it was great meeting you!

Sneak Peek - Family Photography in Boise

This sweet family and I hung out in the park for a fun (late) fall session! Little miss wasn't too chipper at first, but we found some duckies to watch, and we acted silly, and I think she remembered how to smile!




Thanks so much! It was great seeing you again!

Sneak Peek - Family Fun in Cascade!

One of my favorite families asked me to come out to beautiful Cascade, ID to do an extended family session - and a 40th Anniversary Session too! My husband came with me to assist, and we had a blast with this fun family!

I was pretty stoked to find out they wanted to take portraits with the Corvette! SCORE!

The adorable anniversary couple!


and here are a variety of my favorites from that day!






Gonna drive drive drive



Thank you so much! It was my pleasure capture these memories for you!

Afterwards, my husby and I spoiled ourselves by staying at the The Ashley Inn! It was so much fun!

Also, I've had a few people ask be if I do travel for sessions - YES! Please contract me for pricing information/travel fees!

Tuesday, November 10, 2009

Christmas Portrait Special 2009

$125 - 30 minute mini session at my studio - 5 8x10 Digital images and 1 8x10 or 11x14 Portrait plus Special Gift!

  • You will have 10-15 images in your gallery to choose from within 5 days.

  • Up to 3 people included (this is the most I can photograph in the studio usually, Ask if you have a larger group)

  • I can also come to your home and photograph your family in front of your own Christmas Tree. Please contact me for more info. This special is NOT for outdoor sessions. I am still honoring the Fall Special.

  • You may use referral credits (I will let you know if you have any) on these sessions. Other coupons are not valid. If you are a "Little's" member, this session doesn't count towards your book unless you do the 4 sessions in a year.

  • I will have a choice of white, black or red (Might be getting a winter blue one too) plain background and I will have a Christmas tree and gifts set up as well. My tree is decorated in a Red/White "Candy" theme on one side, and a ice blue and silver "Snowflake" theme on the other! I also have lots of cute Christmas Props to use!


This is what I have for Weekends

Sat Nov 14 - 10am (Studio only) or 2pm (studio or on location in your home)
Sun Nov 15 - 10am - My studio only
Sat Nov 28th - 10am , 1pm , 3pm
Sat December 5th
Sun December 6th
Sat December 12th - 10am or 2pm

Payment of full package fee is due at the time of booking (Paypal) to reserve your time.

If your session is after December 1st, I can email you your digital images and print release so you may print them right away for gifts or cards. Only pick up dates in December are DECEMBER 8th. and Dec 22nd. The next available pick up date is