I want your portrait session to feel authentic, timeless and 100% catered to you. Your memories deserve to be captured. Whether you are engaged, have a new addition to your family, started a new business or need updated family pictures; I believe your story is worth being told.  Your session should be a reflection of that in a way that captures the REAL you. I know you will cherish these memories for a lifetime and look back on how you felt in that exact moment. My work is captured in a fine art way with a genuine and personal touch to every image. 

Your session is not just about the photos, it’s about the experience too! I will help you every step of the way –  from your outfits to your love language, I want to know it all to make this an experience you’ll never forget!
Let's capture all the magic together!

Capturing your story with Timeless and Genuine Imagery

The Portrait Experience

Inquire with me and tell me about your vision, ideas, and preferred season for your session and I'll send you my availability! We will hop on a call so I can give you details and offer the best collection fit for you.

Let’s hear your ideas!

01: get in touch

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We found the perfect collection for you with a date and time! I will send over the invoice for your 50% non refundable retainer and agreement form online to secure your session!

Cheers to working together!

02: make it official

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Looking forward to your session but let’s make sure we make it personal and
professional! I will send you a Questionnaire catered to your session and getting to know you! I will ask all the questions from your style to your favorite music! Give me as much detail as possible to make this 100% YOU!

Beginning the experience

03: let's get to know you

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Let’s create some magic at your session! Arrive 15 minutes early so we can chat before to calm any nerves and walk to the perfect spots. Be sure to come ready to be yourself  and most importantly have fun! 

Time to celebrate!

04: Portrait session

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In 21 business days, your images have been perfectly retouched and edited with care, I will deliver your gallery straight to your email via an online gallery where you will pick the favorite images of your choice. Enjoy this moment with your family and scroll through the magic we created with your favorite snacks! I will also send information on how to make prints and heirloom albums for you to cherish!

Ready to view these moments

05: Gallery Delivery

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Inquire with ARP to receive a full look at the portrait experience collections. 


ARP offers three collections to provide each client with an experience that best fits their needs. 

Investment begins at:

Portrait Experience Investment


– Kristen Colemon

"She knows how to have a good time, but handle business, all while getting the perfect shots!"


– Shannon Donlon

"Alaina truly cares and will do everything possible to give you the photo shoot of your dreams!"


– Lauren Vals

"She was so intentional about
finding out about my interests and style to make it personalized."

Alaina René Photography is a wedding and senior photographer that proudly serves clients in east Tennessee and around the world.