Brand story sessions produce an entire library of images for months or even years of fresh, well-branded content. All brand story sessions are designed to market your business to your ideal client, and to fit your specific needs. I typically capture your products or services, behind the scenes process, and both posed and lifestyle elements.

photos from a brand story gallery for Cygnus Asset Management

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Charlotte Headshot and Brand Photos by Carrie Allen in North Carolina candid collaborative professional photography

When a team needs headshots, action photos and candids, interaction and collaborative photos, and general purpose photos around the office, the solution is a Brand Story Session! For Cygnus Asset Management in Charlotte, NC, we captured all of the above at their gorgeous office location. Their images will continue to be relevant in their marketing […]

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The Little Villa is a cozy, gorgeous, and made-with-love little spot in Charlotte, NC. I’ve had the absolute honor of working with the owners–Laura and Andrés–since they were under construction in 2021. Sadly, they’ve just announced that they’ll be closing TLV at the end of April, 2023. And while I can confidently say I have […]

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Brand Photography by Carrie Allen in Charlotte NC Headshots Candid photography group photos

Carolina Complete Dentistry contacted me to capture an entire library of images for their marketing, including a total website overhaul.

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Between 1-2 weeks following the session, I'll send your fully edited gallery. No proofing process! Images will be provided with commercial use license and web or full resolution download options.

4. Delivery

On the day of your session, I'll take care of everything—directing, posing, time management, and creating a gallery you'll love.

3. Session Day

Brand Story Sessions are tailored specifically around the kinds of images your brand needs. In order to fully prepare to manage our session day, I'll send a brand identity questionnaire.

2. Questionnaire

You can easily book your session online! Select your time and date, and provide your contact details, then pay 50% of the package to complete booking. You'll receive your contract in a follow up email.

1. Booking

How this works


All brand story sessions will have a variety of images that are designed to market your business to your ideal client. I typically capture your products or services, behind the scenes process, and both posed and lifestyle elements. However, the session is specifically curated to the things you need, and nothing you don’t. Select a package carefully so there is appropriate time for all the elements you need captured.  

Ideal for personal branding or small teams that need visual content for a launch

Up to 3 Hours

On location at your office or storefront

75 Images



Ideal for personal branding, a quick refresh, or specific projects

Up to 1.5 Hours

On location at your office or storefront

35 Images



The Short Story

An abbreviated session exclusively for previous clients

Up to  1 Hour

In studio or at your office or storefront

20 Images


Additional location – $200
Additional time* – $1000/hr
24 Hour rush delivery – $50/image

*Additional time will typically result in additional images. However, this will vary greatly based on the project. We will discuss this in detail before the session!


Please Note

Brand Story Sessions where 50% or more of the gallery is comprised of headshots will be subject to an additional fee due to the extensive processing time relative to other branding images, which are typically more lifestyle in nature.