Santa's Coming!

As part of the Santa on Story event promoted by Boone's Shops on Story group, Santa will be visiting Melissa Bell Photography on Saturday, December 2nd from 12-4!

Dress up in your holiday best or snuggle in with your favorite Christmas jammies. You will get a special moment with Santa to share your wishes and receive a professional photo.

Your sitting fee of $25 includes a complimentary photo of your choice from a private online gallery. You may have more than one to choose from, depending on cooperation and interaction with Santa! Any additional digital images will be available for purchase, as well as prints.

If you pre-pay online or at the door, your Santa experience is only $25! If you wait until after the event, your cost will be $30 for your first digital image.

Click the link below to reserve your booking. Please note, you will reserve a "timeslot" but you may come anytime between 12-4pm.

712 story Street, Boone, IA 50036

Christmas Mini Sessions

Iowa Christmas Truck

20 minute session
10 digital images with print release chosen by you, from a private online gallery
2 Setups available-red vintage truck with neutral decor and a gray/neutral couch
Option to purchase additional photos


Christmas In The Box

45 minute session
3 Box Composite Print (10x30)
4 x 1 Box Images
4 Box Square Image (with or without props) +
9 Box Square Image OR 11 Box Tree Image (May get both templates for an additional $150)
See Below for Designs and more details

$350 + tax

9 Box Digital Image

This 9 box composite image is perfect for your holiday cards! You will receive a digital image with print release to print your own cards, prints, or to share digitally. Personalized with the greeting of your choice.

11 Box Christmas Tree Digital Image

If you want the perfect holiday card layout, this is it! Designed to look like a Christmas tree, this digital image can be used for print or digital sharing and will wow all of your friends and family! Personalized with the greeting of your choice.

4 Box Digital Image

Included in your package, this simple 4 box design is perfect for a unique square print or to share online. These boxes can be with or without holiday props.

1 Box Digital Image

Your package includes 4 single box images (formatted to 5x7 but can be resized to any dimension upon request). Perfect for prints or sharing digitally. May be with or without props and personalized as well.

3 Box Panoramic Print

This beautiful 3 box 10x30" panoramic print is included with your Christmas Box package. These can be with or without holiday props.