It's almost the month of love and we're celebrating with a fun, lovable mini session event.

Please note that we will only have TWO dates for these Mini Sessions.

Please scroll down to see the package options available. Packages are for one family only (i.e Mum, Dad and their children). Any additional family members must be booked ahead of schedule and incurs an additional fee per person.

This year we're doing the Valentine's Packages a little differently... Scroll down to see the packages.

We have a form below for you to reserve your session! The 50% retainer payment is due within 24 hours of invoice being sent, before your session is relisted.

Be My Valentine Mini Session Dates:


Saturday 3rd 2024

Sunday 4th 2024

Set-up Example

A beautiful, simple - yet stunning - set-up will be available this year and it works for kids and adults! Please note the above image is a sample image and we will be releasing actual set-up photos shortly.


Ala Carte


Use of One set-up
One outfit
1 high resolution digital image delivered via download link
Any additional images must be purchased.

Kids Package


Use of One set-up
One outfit
3 high resolution digital images delivered via download link

Mini Package


Use of one set-up
One outfit
3 high resolution digital images delivered via download link

Standard Package


Use of 1 set-up
Up to 2 outfits/looks
6 high resolution digital images delivered via download link

Please note:

The Ala Carte Package is a new offering, which includes your session and ONE digital image. You have the option to purchase additional images in your gallery. The Ala Carte Package is payable in full at the time of booking.



Social media reel (20-40 seconds): R400

Additional people at shoot: R100 per person

Immediate family is mum dad and their children. Anyone outside of this incurs an additional charge

Mini Session date and time preferences are not guaranteed. Mini Session packages include immediate family only, i.e: mother, father and children. Additional family members are an additional charge. NON-REFUNDABLE RETAINER payment due within 24 hours of invoice being sent, otherwise your session slot will be relisted. Ala Carte Package is payable in full. Rescheduling of your session may not be available due to the limited sessions available. The retainer payment and cancelled sessions are NON-REFUNDABLE.


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 want to bring my mother, and my family to the shoot.

Our packages are designed for immediate family, i.e Mum, Dad and their children. Any additional family members are charged extra, and this must be booked in advance.

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.