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Photo Sessions 

Are you tired of having your family photos taken by someone who doesn’t understand the importance of capturing those everyday moments that make up your family’s one-of-a-kind story?

Imagine working with a photographer who understands what it takes to capture beautiful images that tell your family’s unique story. A photographer who will work with you to create timeless images full of emotion and personality so you can relive every moment repeatedly for years to come.

Cara Noel is a natural light lifestyle photographer located in New Orleans, LA, specializing in portraits and small events. We offer professional photography services at affordable prices for families throughout the New Orleans Metro Area, including Metairie, Kenner, the Westbank, and the Northshore.

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We have three portrait session packages starting at $150!

Weddings, events, commercial, product, and recipe photography packages are customized. Email cara@caranoeldean.com for a quote!

Also if you sign up for our newsletter you will receive 20% off your first photography session.

Yes, I do! I LOVE to travel! However, there is a travel fee for any session outside the New Orleans Metro Area.

  • Maternity 
  • Fresh 48s and Lifestyle Newborn
  • Babies, Children, and Families
  • Seniors
  • Engagements and Small Weddings
  • Events
  • Headshots, Commercial, and Branding
  • Product and Recipes Photography for Bloggers

Your images will be ready to download about 2-4 weeks after your session. You will receive the link to your gallery via email.

Any additional products your order will be available for delivery 2-4 weeks after you place your order, depending on the product.

  • All sessions must be paid for at the time of booking to hold your date. 
  • All products must be paid for at the time of ordering.

Customized quotes will require a deposit at the time of booking.
Payments can be made via credit card or PayPal!

Yes, all of our packages come with digital files. Do me a favor, though. Please print your images, so you have something to show your kids and grandkids one day!

  • Each session includes:
  • A brief phone or email consultation to ensure your session is customized to your wants and needs
  • A photo session for 1-6 people
  • The photographer’s time and talent
  • Hand editing of your images and digital files for you to download with a print release.

All sessions are on location. You can choose from local parks, the French Quarter, downtown New Orleans, and even your house. If the location you have chosen requires a permit, you will be responsible for the permit fee.

Yes, we offer a wide range of photo products from prints, canvases, albums, wall art, and more. A professional lab prints all products, and we can set up a meeting to discuss your wants and needs after your session.


Mini Session

$ 150
  • Thirty-minute session
  • Your choice of five high-resolution digital files from your gallery.
  • Not available outside the New Orleans Metro Area or for Fresh 48s or Lifestyle Newborn sessions.

Full Session

$ 300
  • One Hour Session
  • Your choice of 20 high-resolution digital files from your gallery.

A Little Lagniappe

$ 800
  • Two Hour Session
  • All of the high-resolution digital files from your gallery in both color and black and white.
  • Your choice of a custom-designed album or a 16×20 canvas print.