Thank you for choosing Mini Make Believe for your Holiday Portraits. Get a jump on your holiday cards with our super fun Themed or Humor Sessions! Contact MiniMakeBelievePhotos@gmail.com with any questions or to book your session.


Our 2022 dates are as follows and require a $5 deposit for Themed Sessions and a $10 deposit for Humor sessions.

Sessions Schedule

Sat, Nov 5 – Letters to Santa

Sun, Nov 6  – Snowball Stand

Sat, Nov 12 – THEMED SESSIONS SOLD OUT, Humor sessions available

Sat, Nov 12 – “Pictures in the Park” contact MiniMakeBelievePhotos@gmail.com for all information

Sun, Nov 13 – Baker

Sat, Nov 19 – Outdoor “Hot CoCo” – Few spots remain

Sun,  Nov 20 – Traditional

By appointment only: Humor Sessions & Weekday Outdoor “Hot Coco” Sessions

About our themed photo sessions (Baker, Snowball Stand, Letters to Santa & Traditional)

  • Each session runs approximately 20 minutes
  • Please arrive no earlier than 10 minutes before your scheduled time
  • You will receive 3 final images 
  • $150 for up to 4 family members
  • $25 each additional family member
  • $25 fee for each pet brought into the studio
  • Additional final images can be added on for $20 each or 3 image package for $50
  • Please arrive with hair and clothing ready to shoot
  • Please feel free to bring an apron and baker hat for cookie decorating session.
  • A proof gallery will be emailed up to 7 days post session.
  • Finals edited images will be emailed up to 14 days after image choices are selected.

HUMOR SESSIONS – By Appointment Only

What are Humor Photo Sessions? Mini Make Believe specializes in designs that are sure to get a laugh from everyone on your mailing list. We create your unique image in post production. DON’T WORRY! No family members are actually “strung up” or “duct taped” in our studio! 

Choose from “In the box” (3 box layout), “Duct tape and string lights” or “Inside a snow globe”. 

  • Each session runs approximately 20 minutes
  • You will receive 1 final composite image
  • Packages start at $250 for up to 3 family members
  • $25 for each additional family member
  • $25 for each pet brought into the studio ($50 for each pet composited)
  • $50 for 1 final end of session traditional family portrait (must be mentioned at start of session to allow time)
  • Additional non-composite images from the session can be purchased for $20 each or a package of 3 images for $50
  • “In the Box” layouts are $25 for every 3 additional boxes

2022 “Hot CoCo” Sessions

Our outdoor Hot “CoCo” sessions for November 19th are almost sold out. We can accommodate weekday appointments between 3pm-4pm.

Click here for information and to schedule.

Additional Information

  • Theme must be selected at booking.
  • Any additional themes must be booked as a separate session and paid as such.
  • One outfit per each paid session.
  • If you are looking for an alternative date, contact MiniMakeBelievePhotos@gmail.com to book the session of your choice.

What is MMB’s payment policy?

  • We require a $5.00 non-refundable deposit to book your session. The remaining balance is due the day of the session.
  • Mini Make Believe accepts Venmo, ZellePay, Cash, Personal Check and Paypal.
  • Your deposit is good for a 1 time reschedule within 48 hours prior to your session time. Please email us at MiniMakeBleievePhotos@gmail.com to reschedule. Texts, phone calls, and Facebook messages are not accepted for cancellations or reschedules.

What should my family wear?

  • We design our sets so anything from pajamas to your holiday best look great! 
  • To maintain our low prices and allow for ample time, we only allow ONE outfit per paid session.

Where is Mini Make Believe Located?

  • Our in-home studio is located in Lyndhurst, NJ and is easily accessible via Rt. 21, Rt. 3, or Rt. 17.

What is your reschedule policy?

  • We do ask that you email minimakebelievephotos@gmail.com or text 201-370-5406 if for any reason you cannot make it or will be late, please let us know so that we can plan accordingly. No judgment/no pressure. Your deposit is good for a 1 time reschedule with 48 hour prior written email notice. Texts, phone calls, and Facebook messages are not accepted for cancellations or reschedules.