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Flaherty Photography


Flaherty Photography is located in Altoona, IA and specializes in families, seniors, sports and school photography. Flaherty Photography is set apart by uniquely focusing on a simplistic and minimalist approach. Keeping the focus on the subject, and not letting the image get overpowered with too many props and accessories.  Shanna uses simple and clean backdrops and fabrics, along with artistic composition and inspiration to create beautiful images for her clients that will be sure to be enjoyed for generations to come.

Clients come from all over the Des Moines Metro and surrounding areas. All indoor sessions are held in the Altoona, Iowa home studio and outdoor sessions 
are done in various DSM area locations.

To ensure a booking with Shanna, it is best to book all newborn and maternity sessions while mama is in her second trimester to ensure availability. All family sessions about 2-4 weeks out, and senior sessions are only booked during the summer months of June-July-August.  If you are just finding Flaherty Photography and want to book a session now, simply inquire and contact Shanna to see about availability!