2023 Mother's Day Sessions

Our annual Mother's Day Mini Session events are one of our favourites! And this year we're very excited about our beautiful set-ups.

Again, we will be offering 4 beautiful set-ups. Please scroll down to see inspirations for our set-ups.

Creating beautiful memories with our children is so important, which is why we love this mini session event so much!


These sessions are available before Mother's Day, to ensure you have the images by Mother's Day.

Form is available at the bottom of the page to book your session!

Please note that some of the images on this page are of previous years set-ups. Please note we are releasing images of our set-ups over the next few weeks.

These packages are designed for 1 x Mum and her children. Any additional female family members aren't included in the package price and will be charged extra. This needs to be advised at the time of booking.

This year we are offering a package that dad can be included in! Our new Family Package allows for dad to join in for up to two set-ups.


Saturday, May 6th 2023 - TWO SPOTS LEFT


Sunday, May 7th 2023!!!

2023 SET-UPS:


Package 1 - Basic Package


Includes the use of ONE beautifully styled set-up
One outfit
Three high resolution digital images (delivered via download link)

Package 2 - Standard Package


Includes the use of TWO beautifully styled set-ups
Two outfits
Six high resolution digital images (delivered via download link)

Package 3 - Grand Package


Includes the use of THREE beautifully styled set-ups
Three Outfits
Twelve high resolution digital images (delivered via download link)

Package 4 - Luxe Package


Includes the use of FOUR beautifully styled set-ups
Four Outfits
Eighteen high resolution digital images (delivered via download link)

Package 5 - Family Package


Includes the use of THREE beautifully styled set-ups
Dad can be included in this package for TWO set-ups
Three outfits
Twelve high resolution digital images (delivered via download link)

Please note that Dad can ONLY join in on the Family Package.


We're excited to be hosting Make-up Application at studio with Tia (check her work out here).

Completely spoil yourself and get a fabulous face beat for your Mother's Day Session!

Price is R950 including lashes.

You can indicate on the form below if you'd like this service included.



We are offering reels, as seen on our Instagram page, for Mother's Day.

Approx 20-30 second reels, with video footage and edited photos.

This is an add-on service, for R450.


If you select a date that's sold out, you will go on a wait list. This doesn't guarantee a session.

Please indicate if you'd like a reel. You confirm you've seen the style of reels we shoot on our Instagram.

Please select the above that you understand this session is for 1 mother and her children. Any grandparents, aunts, cousins etc will be an additional charge.

You understand that the Mini Sessions are limited. Your preferred date/time is not confirmed until payment is received. 50% non-refundable/non-transferable payment required within 24 hours of booking. You confirm that you will adhere to the timeslot and if you are late, this will effect your session. Your booking may not be able to be changed. If you are 10 minutes late, your session will be cancelled, with no refund. No refund on cancelled sessions. Pressing Submit will act as your electronic signature.


Where is your studio located?

Due to security, we only disclose full address to booked clients. We are located in the Weltervreden-Randburg area.

How many images do I receive?

Please check the packages above. Each package stipulates how many images you will receive.
We do not supply raw or unedited images.

I would like would like to include my husband/partner in the shoot - is this possible?

Due to the cancellation of our Father's Day Mini Sessions this year, we have created a package that allows your husband to join in on two set-ups. Please look at the FAMILY PACKAGE above.
Please note that the Family Package is the ONLY package that allows for him to join in.

I want to bring my family to the shoot.

Please note that these packages are designed for a MOTHER and her children only. Any additional female family members will incur an additional charge.
This year we have included a FAMILY package which allows dad to get into photos on two set-ups.

I want to wear 2 outfits on one set-up

Please see the descriptions of the packages: it describes how many looks/outfits are included in each package. Due to the time for each package, we do not allow additional outfits outside of what's stipulated.

How long is a mini session?

Mini sessions run for 15-60 minutes, depending on which package you have purchased.

Can I make changes to the set-ups?

Mini Sessions work so amazingly because the set-ups are created for the event. We do not allow personalisation of the set-ups.

How long will I wait to see my images?

We aim to provide a proof gallery within 5 working days of your session. A proof gallery in unedited images that you will select your images to be edited. If you package includes 12 images, you'll select the 12 you would like fully edited.

Does Kist Photography provide outfits?

No, unfortunately we do not provide outfits for these sessions. If you are looking for a particular look, please let us know and we may be able to recommend someone.

Can we take cell phone photos on the set-ups?

No. We do not allow the use of the cell phones on the set-ups. Please also don't try to take cell phone photos on unused sets.

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