First birthday cake smash photography - baby exploring cake topper by Paper Bunny Studios Edmonton

Emma’s First Birthday Cake Smash

Let them eat cake. Let them get messy. Let them be little.

I love a first birthday cake smash; the squishy baby exploring the cake. Some little ones will go straight in, while others are a bit more tentative and perhaps need a fork. Emma is a baby who is fearless when it comes to cake. The result? Fistfuls of icing, face covered & a wonderfully happy first birthday photo shoot!

My top tip when choosing a cake for a cake smash is don’t choose chocolate. Let’s just say it doesn’t photograph quite as well…