Sonoma county FAMILY photography, best FAMILY photographer in sonoma, ca, michelle kennaugh photography provides vintage but timeless PORTRAITS AND FAMILY photography in sonoma county as one of the top napa valley family photographers.





  • 1 hour session
  • 20 professionally edited digital images
  • 1 location

portrait package no. 1

Pre-session questionnaire, print release, wardrobe & location guidance, access to client wardrobe, a high resolution online gallery delivered within 2-3 weeks of your session, and option to purchase heirloom prints.

The Experience Includes...


portrait package no. 2

  • 2 hour session
  • 40 professionally edited digital images
  • 2 locations
  • optional outfit change
  • indoor studio +$75
  • heirloom prints available within online gallery
  • families/groups of more than 5: $25 per additional person




$100 non-refundable retainer due at booking

All the little details tHAT tell your story.

The emotions that can't be staged.

The moments that you don't want to forget.

I  notice...

I vow to capture MEANINGFUL & timeless memories OF YOUR story.








session time!

Let loose and have fun! This session is about capturing all of you as you connect as a family for a few moments, away from the chaos and stress of your life. We are catching this moment in time for your family, whatever it authentically is. Not perfection, just you.

gallery delivered

After our session I will be working behind the scenes to edit your photos and artistically curate a breathtaking gallery for you. My typical gallery turnaround time for a portrait session is 2-3 weeks.  




After reviewing my website and Instagram thoroughly and liking what you've seen, the next step is to inquire using my inquiry form. I will be in touch with you to get your date booked!

date booked

I will send you a link to your session quote so you can book your session, pay the retainer, and sign the client contract (Don't worry, it's easy!) I will also have you fill out a questionnaire to get to know you better before our session together!

session prep

Once your date is officially confirmed, I'll send you a Welcome Guide to assist you in getting ready for your session date. I will also provide wardrobe guidance and location selection. Whatever it is you need, I'm here to make your vision come to life!

- Ashley & Nick

Michelle was absolutely wonderful to work with from start to finish! Her ability to capture every special moment with such detail and emotion is truly remarkable. Looking at our wedding photos, we feel like we're reliving our day all over again. She has a unique talent for catching the candid moments that mean the most. We couldn't have asked for a better photographer to document our wedding!

michelle IS absolutEly incredible.

- Avery + Matt

Michelle exceeded all our expectations with her photography at our wedding. Her passion for her work shines through in every photo, capturing the joy and love of our special day. She was professional, friendly, and so easy to work with. We are thrilled with the results and grateful for her amazing talent!


- Laura + Daniel

Michelle captured our engagement photos, and we are beyond thrilled with how they turned out! Her ability to make us feel comfortable and natural in front of the camera really shone through in every shot. Each photo beautifully reflects our personalities and love for each other. We can't wait to have her photograph our wedding day!

i can't say enough good things about MICHELLE.


how do I book a session?

Please reach out to me via the Inquiry form on this website. A $100 non-refundable retainer & a signed contract are required to get your session date locked on the calendar. The remainder of the balance is due the day before your session date.

During busy season (June-October) it is recommended to book your session at least 1-2 months in advance to ensure date availability.

how far in advance should we book?

do you provide unedited images?

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All travel expenses are based on the distance between your event location(s) and my home zip code of 95409 at $1.50/mile if beyond 25 miles of zip code 95409. All other destinations beyond 100 miles round-trip will be negotiated and handled on a case-by-case basis.

Do you charge travel expenses?

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