All packages can be custom tailored for your Special Event or Occasion
Here are prices for items we typically provide for our clients. If you’d like to have us create something else for you which is not listed, please contact us for pricing and availability.


A $200 deposit is due at the point of contract in order to secure your date of service.  Contact us to pay with cash or check or cashier’s check.



Pearl Package

$2,500.00 + sales tax

  • 6 Hours of my Signature Wedding Coverage, including before ceremony photos
  • 90 day on line photo gallery for family and friends to view world wide
  • Your high resolution photos will be put onto a CD or DVD. You will receive 1 copy.
  • Copy right release for your images

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Diamond package

$3100.00 + sales tax

  • Full day* of my Signature Wedding Coverage, including before ceremony photos
  • 90 day on line photo gallery for family and friends to view world wide
  • Your high resolution photos will be put onto a CD or DVD. You will receive 1 copy
  • Copy right release of your images
  • 40 image of choice photo album or engagement session.  ***Engagement session will include 2 images of choice.  Additional images are $30

Senior Portrait Session

Package range from $125 to $595

Doesn’t your senior deserve to have a senior portrait he/she can be proud of many years from now?  Especially when attending that 25th reunion? Don’t settle for a cookie cutter senior portrait with a boring back drop.  On location or studio portraits available. Make your senior year special and your Facebook profile the best on your friends list!

If the finding the lowest price is your only decision in the selection of a photographer, then I may not be the right studio for you. I offer high quality with personalized services. I offer a “Boutique” professional style photography studio that creates a personal and custom photography experience for each client. You will be delighted with your images and not be able to wait to show them off to your friends. If you are looking for awesome photos and you value skill and talent, then you’ve come to the right place!

Most of our clients love their images so much they choose to invest around $500. Of course you can choose to invest as little or as much as you like. We do not have a minimum purchase requirement.

Session fees cover the photographer’s time and talent, an assistant (if applicable), all consultations where we will help you with clothing choices and location, background and posing styles. It also includes image preparation and retouching.

Since I am are reserving this time exclusively for you, 1/2 of your session choice is required at the time you schedule your session. Session fees are non-refundable but can be rescheduled with advance notice (24 hours.) I do not  credit cards. Deposits can be made on line at this site.

***$125.00 is for just the formal yearbook photo which includes the photo sent to you digitally, a copy right release to you and I will send the photo to your high school yearbook committee.

Our “My Style” Sessions:

All packages include your photo of choice, for your high school yearbook placed on a disk to give to your school.  In general, schools do not give this disk back to you.

Back To Basics


  • 2 outfits photographed in/or around my studio.
  • Session lasts about 1 hour
  • Includes on line viewing of photos
  •  2 photos of choice sent via transfer in full 300 dpi resolution
  • copy right release
  • Additional images are $50 each with copy right release
Yearbook Portraits

Yearbook Portraits

Classic Session


  • 3 outfits photographed in/or around my studio.
  • Session lasts about 2 hours
  • Includes on line viewing of photos
  •  5 photos of choice sent via transfer in full 300 dpi resolution
  • copy right release
  • Additional images are $50 each with copy right release

    High School Senior

    Yearbook portrait

Urban Session or Best Friend Session


  • 5 outfits photographed in and around my studio or at an *urban location such as local park, Yadoo Gardens, Congress Park in Saratoga, Ballston Lake, local orchard,  etc.
  • This is our MOST POPULAR session, lasts about 4 hours, and may be split with a friend (2.5 hours each).
  • Light snacks during our photography session
  • Includes 10 photos of choice, per person, sent via transfer to each client with copy right releases,
  • 1- 11X14, 2- 8×10’s, 4- 5×7’s, and 20 wallets for each person.
  • Additional images are $50 each

 For this package, an appointment will be made for you to come back to the studio for a unique viewing experience. You will enjoy delightful refreshments, and a photo presentation. During this time, you will view your all your photos.  You will have the opportunity to discuss with your family or friends your favorite photos on a large screen. 

Distances greater that 25 miles from studio require additional travel fee.

You can expect delivery to be within 2 weeks. Investments may be picked up from the studio or you may pay for priority shipping to your home.

I will gladly place low resolution images on Facebook at request. This service is complementary however, my studio logo must remain visible on the images at all times on Facebook.

As always, I do keep natural, straight out of the camera images available to you as a selection option.  Most portraits  will be retouched at no additional cost. This includes adjusting color, contrast, eye brightening, teeth whitening, removing stray hairs and blemishes and skin smoothing.  Advanced Photoshop services are available for an additional charge at $60 a hour.

Senior photo session in Clifton Park, NY

Want to be a Trendsetter and get your images for free?

What do I have to do to be a Trendsetter?:

High School Senior portraits

Trendsetter sessions are from February to April in your Junior year.  You will be given Senior rep cards with your photo on it to hand out to your friends. These are basically discount cards. So, all your friends that love your photos can have one and get a discount toward their senior session as well!

What do I get out of it if I am a Trendsetter?:

FREE SESSION AND PHOTOS!  You get free wallets, a free 8×10, and a free mini album with several of your favorite senior photos, plus the senior rep cards to hand out.

How do I sign up to be a Trendsetter?:

Contact Robbin Manuel at or on Facebook me on Robbin Manuel Photography, or call me at (518) 852-3519 and let me know that you are interested!

How many people get to be a Trendsetter?:

Usually 4.  2 girls, 2 boys.

Additional Services:

  • Wedding Rehearsal – $250.00- images to be included on disk
  • Proof Album– $225.00-  Your choice of 100 4×6 images placed into a white album
  • Mini Maternity session Session Fee: $75   Images available for purchase after your session.
 Mini maternity photo sessions are available only to clients who are also booking a newborn sessions.
  • Newborn Photography-  Session Fee: $200 Edited images available for purchase after your session on secured website or $30 per image, via email transfer with copy right release.
  Sessions typically last 2-3 hours and take place in your own home, or in my studio, 12 days after the baby is born. Because of the nature of newborn photography, sessions are priced for immediate family only.  Should you want to include other relatives in your newborn’s session, please add $25 per person.
  • Memories and milestone package  $425.00 – Your choice of 3 sessions from newborn to 1 yr.  The last photo session is a Cake Smash Session with a complimentary mini vanilla cake (colors of your choice- always an exciting time!).Sessions, other than the newborn session, are 60-90 minutes each and may include immediate family members.
  • Magazine Album-$125.00, plus NYS tax- 40 images of you choice in a magazine style book
  • Holiday portraits-$185.00- On location of your choice, for 1 hour.  On line image viewing for 30 days.  1 images of your choice with email transfer and with copy right release
  • Anniversary portraits-$50.00
  • for previous clients only.  On line image viewing for 30 days.
  • portrait photos for Holiday season- Clifton Park, NYPoster Photo Board–  $85.00 plus NYS tax, of one image from engagement session or image provided by client.  This photo board is meant to be used for good wish signatures.  Can be used for any event.
  • Event Cards- price varies on size and quality
  • Family Time Portraits-$100 per hour, on location in Capital District area.  On line viewing- $30 per image transferred by email with release.  All images seen can be purchased on disk with copy right release.  Prices vary depending on time spent with each family.

Executive Portrait Session

$125.00 plus tax


  • 30 minutes of shooting time
  • In studio only*
  • Photographs presented for you in an online proof gallery
  • Your choice of one photo
  • Final hi-res image sent via email with copy right release

*Fee for on location executive portraits is additional $150.00. $75 for extra client(s), per person

Basic Portrait Session

$185.00 plus tax


  • Pre-shoot consultation to get to know you and/or your family at a local restaurant
  • 60 minutes of shooting time in studio, at a location of your choice or choose one of the unique locations I have scouted throughout the Capital District of Albany and Saratoga Springs, NY area
  • Ideal for baby, child or family portraits. I can bring the photo shoot to you for maximum ease and convenience
  • Photographs presented for you in an online proof gallery
  • Your choice of 3 photos, sent digitally with copy right release
  • Retouching upon request
  • Allow 2 days for viewing from on line gallery

***Free additional image, if your refer me to a friend.  Image available, after referring client has photo session

wedding gown trashing

Trashing that Dress

$150 for 2 hour session

Some call it “Trash the dress”  others call it “after the wedding bridal session”, but no matter what you call it, it is for sure a opportunity for some unique and amazing photos that your average bride will not have.

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Private Eyes Collection:

Our female photographer can take lingerie pictures *for your eyes only*, that are just for the bride and groom to see. It can be an excellent first year anniversary gift from the bride to the groom.

If you’d like something which is not listed, contact us to discuss pricing and availability.

A 2nd photographer is an additional $500 for before and ceremony.  A full day 2nd photographer is $850.

A full day is up to 8 hours. This should be enough time to take photos from the preparation beforehand, though the end of a typical event. Additional time beyond 8 hours is $100.00/hour.

On most jobs, Robbin will bring an assistant. Unless you expect them to be there less than 6 hours, please provide a meal for the photographer(s) and assistant

Family portraits- Saratoga Springs, NY