PHOTOGRAPHY @ Shadow Creek

Interested in some beautiful scenery for your family portrait, senior, baby, maternity, or bridal photos? Shadow Creek is beautiful in every season...and here's how you can enjoy the beauty for years to come in timeless photographs...

Photo Credit - Sally Owens Photography

Photo Credit - Sally Owens Photography

So you want to take pictures at Shadow Creek Pumpkin Farm...

Pictures are an amazing way to remember your time at the farm, and we welcome all guests to snap pictures for their personal use!

We welcome professional photographers on regular operating business days and for private sessions! Read below to find your perfect MEDIA PASS! Don't see what you need or have questions? Please email us at and we will do everything we can to help!

  • There are two ways to take photographs at Shadow Creek:


      • All commercial photographers (anyone taking pictures for profit) will need to check in at the silo to receive a MEDIA PASS badge

        • The MEDIA PASS badge is $50 and 100% of this fee goes towards our “First Fruits” initiative to give back to our community

        • In addition, each photographer, helper and client will need to purchase the $10 Unlimited Fall Fun Bracelet for entry

        • Your clients are welcome to enjoy the park at their leisure, and do not need to leave immediately after their session

      • Session Details:

        • Email to schedule your photography session ahead of time

        • Check in at the silo to purchase your MEDIA PASS and bracelets if you are providing those for your clients

        • Available during in-season regular operating hours:

          • September 28-October 27, 2019

          • Saturdays 10am - 6pm

          • Sundays 1pm - 6pm

        • DSLR, phones and regular cameras allowed - no large photo equipment or lighting

          • If you want to use large equipment and extra lighting, please schedule a PRIVATE DAY MEDIA PASS, described below

        • Please review our PHOTOGRAPHY ETIQUETTE guidelines


      • $250 per session

      • Session Details -

        • Scheduled through

        • Sunset times only

        • Park access 90 minute maximum

        • Available Saturdays and Sundays, immediately after closing - DURING PUMPKIN SEASON

        • Available Thursdays and Fridays, YEAR ROUND

        • PRIVATE access to Shadow Creek Pumpkin Farm Grounds:

          • 20 acres of open pasture, creekside, pond side and tree covered areas

          • May use farm equipment on grounds in background of pictures

          • No public restrooms available

          • Animals allowed on leashes with prior approval

      • Please review our PHOTOGRAPHY ETIQUETTE guidelines

We were thrilled to be in partnership with Ivey Photography in Midlothian, Texas for the 2017 season! Above, and throughout our website, you can see examples of Ivey's work at Shadow Creek Pumpkin Farm :)