St Louis Family Photographer

A Stress-free family photography experience for the busy parent wishing to fill their home with the ones they love most

Your Family Moments Portrayed as Timeless Art 

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We'll do the stressful parts, so you can embrace your babies a little longer

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St. Louis Family Photographer

Those two little messy blonde boys with the paint belong to me.

While I'm excited for them to grow and learn, I know I'm going to miss the silly toddler faces and giggles. Every single moment with them is valuable.

That is what I want for your session to be; valuable moments spent in this unique chapter of life where you can be completely present.

You won't stress over outfits, your hair and makeup, choosing which photos to print, how photos will look on your wall, or shopping for frames.

Leave the work to me and soak in these fleeting moments.

We will design custom artwork for your home and take away the stress of choosing, printing, and framing images.

Relax while my incredible hair and makeup artist glams you up for your session. Then be enjoy a fun-filled and stress-free session.

The Session 

Skip the dressing rooms and choose a photo-worthy dress from our client closet paired with outfit recommendations for your whole family.

Wardrobe & Planning

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An experience unlike other St Louis Family photographers

A Stress-free Family Photography Experience

Don't stress over choosing images, purchasing frames, designing a wall, or hanging artwork.

I work with you to customize the perfect wall art or album for your family. Each is customized with your home décor and preference in mind.

You choose which you like best and I will do the rest.

Elegant and eye-catching artwork 

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Offered by St Louis Missouri Family Photograher

Relaxing at home instead of taking multiple trips to stores, because you have access to a client closet filled with photo worthy dresses for you to choose from and family outfit templates to match.

A fun and stress-free session with uninterrupted time to be a family, while I lead and pose you with prompts and play.

Family moments displayed in stunning custom frames hanging elegantly on the perfect wall space all framed and ordered for you.

Date night with your love while gallery wall options and albums are designed specifically for you.

A bubble bath and a glass of red wine while images are each retouched individually by hand to ensure the highest quality.

What family Photography in St Louis could look like...


Meet Becky

Family Photographer in St Louis, MO

Hey! I'm Becky and I'm so happy you are here!

As a working mother of two very rambunctious boys, I know how every second of the day matters. The time consuming aspects of family photos can begin to feel very daunting. Especially when you start planning your family's outfits and how you'll do your hair and when will you have time to go through photos to decide which to print. 


That's I why do this! With a passion for photography and a history as a K-12 science teacher, a track & field coach, and as a current mom of two young, children, I do family photography differently.

You will get to relax, your kiddos will be convinced the session is a play time, and you'll have beautiful images of special moments to hang on your wall in custom frames.

About Saint louis family photographer

Rain Drops on Roses and whiskers on kittens, Bright Copper Kettles and warm woolen mittens, brown paper packages tied up with string, these are a few of my favorite things.

Some of my Faves

Meet saint louis family photographer Becky

Laughter and My Family

Traveling, especially to Switzerland

Reading and Flowers

Keepsake Linen Photo Boxes Full of Memories

These sweet little munchkins!

Don't let those precious moments stay hidden on a hard drive.

Make memories into heirlooms

Family photographer in St Louis, Missouri

Family Photography St Louis and beyond

This is not your typical St Louis family photography experience.

This is one with no stress and extra time to spend making memories with the people that matter most to you.

What we do differently:

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We plan magazine-worthy family outfits so you don't have to think about what will look good in your photos.

We combine directions with fun games and play to guide families into authentic poses. 

We design wall art and heirloom album options using true-size visuals, so you can see exactly how it will look before we hang images in your home or order an album.

We create a relationship, so you know we always have your best interests in mind for all your images. 

Published or Featured on:

Vh1's My Celebrity Wedding

Shutter up Magazine

Carats & Cakes

The Artsy Snaps

Color Shot Magazine



Fearless Photographers

STL family photographer

Value the intimate moments their family shares together over posed perfection. They know the little moments are just as meaningful as the big moments.

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Want to fill their home with custom art created from family members and family moments.

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Is a busy parent that wants beautiful images in your home, but doesn't have the time or desire to plan, organize, and design their outfits, images, and wall art.

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The Families I work with...

Let your children's wildest dreams come true. Great for a children's room, nursery, or playroom. These pieces allow your imagination to come to life. They start with a planning meeting and wardrobe. Then on to a quick session, so the creative piece can be created with your child as main focal point.

Your kids will love seeing themselves in these images.

Something a little extra...

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Thank you so much for reaching out!

Next Steps:

  1. You will receive an email or text confirmation that I have received your inquiry.
  2. We'll do a quick 15 minute discovery call to ensure I'm a good fit for your vision and your fiancé.
  3. If it seems we're a good fit, we'll talk about more details over a video call or an in-person meeting.

To ensure each couple receives the best possible experience, we only take a limited number of wedding each year. Please do not hesitate when scheduling discovery and consult calls.

I cannot wait to hear about your beautiful family!

Let's connect to begin curating your stress free photography experience.

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Family Photography in St Louis and beyond

Juniper & Oak Photo, owned by Becky Hassel, is a St. louis family photography business that services as a maternity photographer, newborn photographer, and family photographer in St Louis, MO area. It's built on the belief that family photos should not be stressful, but rather a time to enjoy your family. As a parent you are already thinking so much on a daily basis doing your very best for your family.

I want your family, maternity, or newborn session to feel like a relaxing experience, in which you are able to fully enjoy your family. From planning outfits to choosing a location to discovering your children's favorite play and encouraging natural happiness to designing wall art and albums, we do the thinking and the work for you.

Juniper & Oak Photo has had STL family photography published in several publications and has wedding photography seen on Vh1, as well as, other various publications.

We pride ourselves in providing an enjoyable experience, one that your children are excited to get dressed up for. I want your entire family to enjoy this experience local to Lake St Louis, MO.

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