Wife, Mother, & Empath
I work with busy families who are ready for a full service photography experience so they can enjoy their printed heirlooms in their homes without having to lift a finger.


Are you considering bringing your children for South Jersey Santa pictures in 2023? Well, you’re in the right place! Santa Claus is everyone’s beloved figure during the holiday season! And while it might feel early to think about Santa photos, remember that Santa is quite busy preparing for his special time with your little ones. From our previous Santa Sessions, we’ve gathered some invaluable tips to ensure you have a memorable Santa experience!

Santa sitting on a bench with a sweet little girl who is showing him her Christmas Wish list during South Jersey Santa Pictures with Tara Federico Photography

Ever had a Santa photo session that was more stressful than joyful? You’re not the only one! We all desire our children to feel the wonder that comes with meeting Santa, without any additional stress. As a parent to two energetic kids (2.5 & 5 year old boys), I can relate to the challenge of getting the perfect shot!

Discover Our Top 4 Tips for Captivating South Jersey Santa Pictures in 2023!

Toddler boy sitting on Santa Claus' lap during South Jersey Santa Pictures photographed by Tara Federico Photography

Tip #1- Ensure your kids don’t see Santa with other children before their turn!

It’s key! This is why mall or store-based Santa photos can be chaotic. They don’t offer the intimacy of a one-on-one moment. At our Santa Experience, the studio becomes exclusively yours for the entire time slot, ensuring your children have their first genuine reaction to Santa without distractions.

Little boy giving Santa a high five during his photoshoot in Tara Federico Photography's brightly lit studio

Tip #2- Parents, be camera-ready especially if you have young ones!

This might sound odd, but bear with us. If your child is meeting Santa for the first time or had a previous not-so-pleasant experience, they might be hesitant. Dress in a way you wouldn’t mind being photographed, so you can join the shot and comfort them next to Santa, capturing heartwarming moments.

Little boy sitting next to Santa holding a cookie during his South Jersey Santa Pictures

Tip #3- Bring a special gift from Santa!

At our Haddonfield Santa Session, you can bring a “present from Santa” for your child. Drop it off at the studio before your session, and watch their eyes light up with joy as they unwrap a surprise from Santa.

A little boy, a little girl and their baby sister sitting on a bench in front of a fireplace during their South Jersey Santa Pictures with Tara Federico Photography

Tip #4- Personalize with cherished Christmas items!

Every family has unique holiday traditions. Bring along that special Christmas storybook or a unique ornament. Personal touches, like Santa reading your family’s favorite Christmas tale, can make the experience all the more unforgettable.

Impressed with these tips? Share the festive spirit with friends and family! If you’re gearing up for your child’s 2023 Santa visit in Haddonfield, NJ, or nearby areas, we invite you to our unique South Jersey Santa Pictures session. Do you have insights or suggestions to make the experience even more magical? Get in touch, and we might just add your idea to our list!

A little boy high fives Santa who looks very excited during their South Jersey Santa Pictures

2023 South Jersey Santa Pictures in Haddonfield, NJ

Fancy a 10-minute magical experience with Santa? Our exclusive Santa Experience offers dedicated time with Santa, timeless photos, and a private waiting area stocked with refreshments. Step into our enchanted studio this December! Bookings for our 2023 Santa Experience are now live, but hurry, slots are limited and are expected to be snapped up quickly!

Hello and thank you for taking a moment to visit my page! I’m Tara, the proud owner of Tara Federico Photography, a South Jersey Newborn photographer specializing in capturing the beauty and joy of young and growing families in the Haddonfield and surrounding areas. Did you enjoy the artwork feature I shared today? If so, and you’re interested in discussing booking a newborn or family session, I’d love to connect with you! If you’re not quite ready to book but want to keep me in mind for future sessions, that’s perfectly fine too! Feel free to follow me on Instagram and let’s start our friendship!

I specialize in maternity, newborn, and family photography, capturing each moment in a relaxed, natural, and joyful style. My clients often express their gratitude for not only receiving digital files from their session but also beautiful artwork to display in their homes. I am always excited to design custom wall art galleries that beautifully showcase your favorite photos!

I proudly serve families in Haddonfield and the surrounding areas, including Cherry Hill, Moorestown, Marlton, Voorhees, Medford, and beyond.



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