Candy Coated Photography

Candy Coated Photography is your premiere choice for photography services in the Santa Cruz and Bay area. Candi Cooper specializes in weddings, portraits, and family photography. Hours below are office hours. Photography services and hours are by appointment only.
Sun
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Mon
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tue
9:00 AM - 11:20 AM
Wed
9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Thu
Closed
Fri
9:00 AM - 11:20 AM
Sat
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Open today until 11:20 AM

Our Services

Tree Farm Family Session
60min Session at a Tree Farm of your Choice. Print Package: (1) Ceramic Ornament $25 Print Credit Nov 17 through Dec 15
Tree Farm Session Package
60min Session. 20 Digital Files. $125 Print Credit. (1) Ceramic Ornament. Nov 17th thru Dec 15 Tree Farm of Your Choice
Creative Workshops - 6x6 Photo Tiles
Nov 11th 11am-1pm Join us in studio for special creative workshops to create amazing DIY projects with your photos. We will be creating wood placemnets in this class. Each workshop Candi Cooper will be presenting an instruction on how to design and make your special project and supplies are included for each workshop. Create gifts this year that expresses a fun and creative way to present your sweetest memories. Includes: 3 - Ceramic 6x6 Tiles, 3 - 6x6 Prints, Easels option to buy, Backing, supplies.
Fall Family Mini Session
30min session. 5 Digital Files. Two Locations: October 19th & 20th - Highlands Park November 9th and 10th - Roaring Camp Railroads
Highschool Senior Package
Styled 90min session Includes 15 digital Files ED up to 3 wardrobe changes Online Sharing Print Package: (2) 8x10 (4) 5x7 (8) Wallets
Family Photography Session ONLY
Session Includes: 60min Session. **This package does NOT include Digital Files. Digital Files or Products can be purchased additionally after the session viewing. Up to 10 people
Family Photography Session Package
Session Includes: 60min Session. 20 Digital Files electronically delivered. Print Package: $125 Print Credit 15% discount on additional print packages. Up to 10 people
Large Family Photography Session ONLY
Session Includes: 60-90min Session **This package does NOT include Digital Files. Digital Files can be purchased additionally after the session viewing. Up to 20 people
Large Family Portrait Session Package
Family Portrait Session includes 30 Digital Files electronically delivered. 90min session. Print Package: (8) 5x7 Prints, (4) 8x10 Prints, (1) 11x14 Print. 15% discount on additional print packages. Up to 20 people. On location only. Option for additional product purchases. 15% discount on print packages.
Family Mini Session
30min Family Session 5 Digital Files ED
Child Studio Portrait Session
Up to 3 children studio photography 60min session. Includes 5 Digital Files with option to get extra files with purchase of an 8x10 print or larger.
Studio Portrait Session
Family Studio Portrait Session up to 4 people. Plain backdrop and up to 2 wardrobe changes. Session only. Option to purchase Digital files additionally.
Headshot Portrait Session
60 or 90 minute Session. 2-3 wardrobe changes. One location or studio setup. Additional locations/Sessions add $125 per session. 5 Digital Files (electronically delivered)
Maternity Portrait Session Only
Maternity Session only (does not include newborn session). 60min session. In studio or on Location Includes 10 Digital Files with option to purchase extra files or prints additionally. MUA and stylist option available.
Maternity/Newborn Session
Two sessions. 60min maternity Session plus a 90min newborn Session within 10 days or 2 weeks after the baby is born. Includes 15 digital files electronically delivered of each Session. Add $150 additionally for styled newborn Session. This covers the cost of backdrop, props, and/or flower/fabric designing.
Maternity Mini Session
Maternity Mini Session only (does not include newborn session). 30min session. In studio or on Location Includes 3 Digital Files with option to purchase extra files or prints additionally. MUA and stylist option available for additional fee.
Newborn Photography Session
0-1mo Newborn session. In studio or at your home. Lifestyle or Simple Studio portrait style (must specify what type of style you prefer). Lifestyle is more like "a day in the life of your family". Capturing baby in crib and in its natural setting. Simple Studio style is a studio setup designed ONLY around the baby utilizing small props and outfits. The studio design is a simple one color backdrop design. For styled backdrop designs, book themed newborn session. Options to purchase digital files or prints of session additionally. Includes 10 Digital Files on an USB Drive
Themed Newborn Studio Session
0-1mo Newborn session. In studio or at your home. Boutique portrait style studio setup designed ONLY around the baby utilizing props and outfits. The studio design is a themed design using specially design and selected backdrop and utilizing props. This session is created around a design you prefer and ONLY for the baby. No family images included. Option to purchase prints/products and 10% discount on print packages. Includes 20 Digital Files on an USB Drive
Baby Mini Session
30min Session baby ages 4mo-12mo studio mini session. Includes (2) 5x7 prints. Digital Files available for purchase
Watch Me Grow Package
3 Studio Portrait Sessions during baby’s first year. - Newborn Session - 6 Months Old - 1Year Old - 15 Digital Files of each session Print Package from each session: 1-8x10 2-5x7 Print Release Styled Studio Session or Simple *Payment Plans Available
Watch Me Grow Package Option 2
4 Studio Portrait Sessions during baby’s first year. - Newborn Session - 6 Months Old - 9 Months Old - 1st Birthday Cake Smash 15 Digital Files of each session Print Package from each session: 1-8x10 2-5x7 Print Release *Payment Plans Available
Themed Cake Smash Package
Includes Specialty Designed Themed Setup with 6” cake & Scenic Backdrop 60min Studio Session 10 Digital Files and (1) 8x10 print Can purchase products additionally
Non Themed Cake Smash Package
Includes simple one color backdrop studio setup with full cake 60min Studio Session 10 Digital Files and (1) 8x10 print
Child Headshots for Modeling
Studio or on location. 60min session for children ages 8 months to 10 years. 5 digital files for use of promos and printing rights. 2 wardrobe changes, one location. Add $15 for each wardrobe change.
Band/Commercial Photography
60-90min Session for commercial uses such as musicians, modeling, or any other commercial uses. Services are paid hourly at $350 per hour. Costs depend on any styling or any special designing needs. MUA's available upon request at an additional cost.
Product Branding Photography
Branding photography for your business and style. Show what your business is showcasing through powerful and fun images. Website, blog, social media, and promo usage. Quarterly Billed from the date you start contract and sessions. 7 product/project shots included in the quarterly session. $40 additional each project/item added to quarter package. Digital Files included of all projects photographed.
Event Photography Services
Event photography services includes coverage of special event, performance arts, parties, and birthdays. Includes all low resolution of digital files for web usage (electronically delivered). $300 per hour, 2 hour minimum.
Portrait Branding Photography
$260/hr (2 hour minimum) Branding photography for your business and style. Show what your business is showcasing through powerful and fun images. Show your personality through natural portraits of your employees and you. Show who you are! Website, blog, social media, and promo usage. Quarterly Billed from the date you start contract and sessions. Each Quarter Session is $225/hr. Digital Files included of all projects photographed.
Wedding Ceremony and Formals Only
Coverage of ceremony and formals ONLY includes Digital Files ED. Professional Editing. Online Proofing and ordering.
Wedding Full Day Coverage Event
Full Day Coverage of Wedding. 2nd Shooter. Professional Editing. Selected Digital Files Electronically Delivered. Online Proofing and Ordering.
Bride And Groom Package
Full Day Coverage with 2nd Shooter. Special Engagement Portrait Session. Professional Editing. In person Consultations. Online Proofing and Ordering. Keepsake 5x7 Brag Book. All Digital Files on a CD or Flash drive.
Elopement Coverage
Elopement/Small Wedding Coverage Online Proofing and All digital files electronically transferred.
Engagement Portrait Package
60min Engagement Session On Location Includes 30 Digital Files ED 15% off Prints

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