Check out our new backgrounds for Spring!

New backgrounds for Spring!


Pastel HEarts

Pastel Hearts

Retro Pastel

Retro Pastel

Retro Spring

Retro Spring

Old Master Pastel

Old Master Pastel

Retro Beach & Sailboats

Retro Beach & Sailboats

Spring Forest

Spring Forest

Vintage Spring Meadow

Vintage Spring Meadow

Graduation Bookcase

Graduation Bookcase/Also available with wood floor

It’s Time For A Mini Session!

Busy Bee is now booking Spring & Easter Mini Photography Sessions!

We have dates available for Santa Barbara and surrounding areas.

$150 – Mini Session


1/2 hour photo session

3 high resolution digital files

online gallery for print orders

Kids photos for Easter
Easter Photo Session

Schedule your photography session today! Call the Busy Bee Photo Hotline: 805-280-5711

Newborn Session – Busy Bee Portraits

Welcome to the the world! Newborn Sessions by Busy Bee Portraits

We love taking photos of newborns!

Are you expecting an itty bitty one? Give us a call at 805-280-5711.

Newborn photo session by Busy Bee Portraits

Busy Bee Portraits Newborn Session

Try Our Vintage Window Background!

If you’re looking for something different, now is the perfect time to try our Vintage Window Background. It’s super cute for preschool sessions, mini sessions, or private sessions.

Busy Bee Portraits Vintage Window Background

Vintage Window Background

Las Vegas Summer Special Is Here! Preschool Photography

Don’t Miss The Boat! Our Preschool Photography Special is here!

Welcome summer in with a fun Beach Session!  We bring everything except the kids! 

This offer is  only available for Las Vegas Preschools and must be scheduled on June 11 or 12, 2015.

  • Affordable packages starting at $28
  • Digital only packages for $49 include all poses!
  • Choose from multiple poses!
  • Sibling photos
  • Specialty add on items

Who wants a FREEBIE? 

SUMMER SPECIAL: (4) Bonus Wallet Specialty Prints will be added to all packages purchased. To take advantage of this offer,  your preschool must schedule a session on June 11 or 12, 2015.

CALL 805-280-5711 to reserve your date!

beach photo background

Beach Background

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Summer Special: Bonus Wallets with Specialty Border!

New For Spring

What’s New For Spring?

We have a fun new backgound just in time for our Spring season. We are also offering a cute new border on our specialty items!

Give us a call and schedule a date! 805-280-5711.

Busy Bee Portraits Background for Spring

New Background ” Celebrate Spring”

Busy Bee Portraits border prints

New Spring Border

Our Holiday Favorite!

Our Holiday Favorite – Photo of the Season!

We are back from holiday celebrations and looking forward to our upcoming spring season. We had to share how we ended our season with one of our favorite photos. This is what happens sometimes when you photograph kids!  We just had to take the pic!

christmas kids nose picking photo

What’s in there?

Here Comes Santa!

Fun Santa Sites for the Kids!

After all these years, he’s still a pretty popular guy! Here’s a list of our favorite interactive Santa sites.

Follow What Santa’s Doing A village of fun for kids and parents.  Play games in Elf School, try funny holiday recipes, and get your Naughty or Nice Rating!

The North Pole Send a letter to Santa, read stories about Santa, his elves, & reindeer, Christmas crafts, and yummy recipes.

Santa Website Adopt an elf, play games, or check out the Kringle Krafts!

Santa’s Official Good List Chat with one of Santa’s elves at the North Pole.  They will ask you a few questions to verify you are on the list!

Track Santa Follow Santa as he makes his magical journey!

Santa Claus

Merry Christmas!


What Are You Thankful For?

I am thankful for…

Things I am thankful for


Harvest Festival Photo Galleries

Photo Galleries-Harvest Festival

All photos from Harvest Festival/May Elementary School in Las Vegas have been posted.  Emails have been sent out with links to your private galleries. Galleries expire on November 12, 2014, so please download the image that you paid for and place any additional orders before then.