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New Bern's Premier
Family & Children Photographer

Allie Cline Photography

...because every picture tells a story,
and each story deserves to be heard.
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Images to Cherish

+Art to Display

Why you need a session now

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Are you on the fence about booking a session or wondering if it is the right time in your life? Here's what you should know about your portraits and booking a professional session.

They bookmark changes in your family

They create artwork for your home

They serve as a tradition 

They remove the stress and hassle of taking your own

They create a bonding experience

They boost your children's self-esteem

They capture important milestones and events

They make the most thoughtful gifts 

They are family heirlooms and keepsakes to pass down

Portrait Gallery




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Moments that last

+ Keepsakes that wow


Allie is the very best photographer we have ever worked with. She made our session so easy and captured us perfectly.

Brittany C.

If you need a photographer, she is great with kids and takes her time with touch-ups. We have had three sessions and she has killed it on all of them.

Josh M.

I appreciate Allie so much. She goes above and beyond to make sure the session is a breeze. The beautiful work she does left me in tears and I will return to her for every session.

Deborah H.

What others are saying

Before + After

All that we see or seem

is but a dream within a dream

~ Edgar Allan Poe

No story is complete without a bit of magic. Capturing the image is only the beginning. When you order art, you are getting a one-of-a-kind digitally enhanced masterpiece that I create by hand using tools and techniques that I have mastered. All final artwork is delivered on museum archival quality surfaces that can be passed down from generation to generation for a lasting story.


Your Creative Experience


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Discovery Call + Consultation

I will call you to discuss your hopes for your session, my processes and determine if it is the perfect fit for you. We'll chat about custom artwork, locations, style advice, and scheduling availability. We'll arrange a planning session to help ensure you're well prepared for the shoot.

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Creative Portrait Session

This is where the fun happens. I will capture you or your family with every detail in mind, guiding you through a mixture of prompts and poses to create an extraordinary gallery of images for you to review and select. 

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Image Reveal + Ordering

Within one week you will get to view your image proofs in your home or agreed upon location. You will be able to view and hold luxury products and decide on your final images to purchase and be edited in my signature rich, nostalgic storyteller style and artwork choices.

Allie Cline Photography delivery

Sit back and relax, this is where I work my magic. In about three weeks, you will receive any digital image files you selected and within four to six weeks, you will receive your heirloom artwork, hand-delivered to your home or work.

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Value the story

+ Invest in the memory


Portrait Sessions


When you book a session with me you are making a commitment to yourself and your loved ones that you will provide them with tangible memories in the form of photographic artistic expression. I am here to capture this fleeting moment to help you tell your life's story.

Choose your type of experience below. Story packages begin at $699, session fee is required to book. Payment plans are available.

Signature Session


Newborn Session


Your Photographer

Allie Cline

A prior US Marine and English teacher. Now mother, wife, photographer, and editor. Those are all just titles I've earned that give me the wisdom, confidence, and spark necessary to provide you with a meaningful session and lasting memories.


Life happens fast, and I understand the importance of capturing its fleeting moments for you to cherish. I want to preserve the details of a specific and special moment in your life, bringing its importance to the art you receive. Will you let me capture that for you?

Photographer Allie Cline
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