So I’m guessing if you’re reading this then you are looking for a photographer to take beautiful photos of your new arrival. perhaps you want to know what happens in
So here is everything you need to know about newborn sessions
When is the Best Time to Book?
As there is such a short timeframe to capture these precious moments, it is best to book your newborn session during your pregnancy. A booking is made based on your due date and is then confirmed when
Most newborn photographer only take on a certain amount of newborn sessions per month as we put in a huge amount of time, creative commitment and maybe just a little bit of love into each baby session.
After your baby has passed the 2 week mark, your baby will begin to stretch and move around more and will be more challenging to pose. Plus, they definitely won’t want to stay asleep for the majority of the photo session, which is will be hard on both the parents and the photographer.
What if my Baby Arrives Early/Late?
Most newborn photographers will expect the booked session to move around to some extent. I will hold time
Your Bespoke Newborn Styling and Pre-Consultation
Once your session is booked we can then get onto the fun part and that is what stying you would like your images to be? I like to either meet parents for there pre-consultation as it gives you the chance to meet me and we can discuss what exactly you want from your session wither that is the images, the product or having a really great
On your Newborn Sessions Date
On the day of your
As a mother of two, I totally understand that at the beginning of your baby’s first few days, that normal everyday chores can be put on hold so I don’t expect you to clean your house for my arrival. All I ask is that you have your home nice and warm to settle keep baby nice and warm and a small area for me to set up my lighting and equipment.
Here is the part where you can just relax…! When a baby is unsettled or fussy, I have techniques to help her settle back into a nice cozy sleep. I am a full-service photographer so once I have
How Long are Newborn Sessions?
The average newborn session lasts anywhere between 2-4 hours. This might sound like a long time but the majority of this time is spent comforting, soothing and feeding baby. Newborn
What Do We Need for Our Session?
Be sure to have all the usual things close by,
You should also have a change
If you have any props or special
I always recommend that mum and dad jump in for some of the photos. Most mums are tired, recovering and don’t always feel ‘camera ready’ just a few short days after giving birth, but believe me when I say, you will be so glad to have those precious photos!
Don’t be afraid to ask your photographer any other questions you have! They’re here to help you and make the experience as comfortable and enjoyable as possible.
Every photographer has their own unique style and personality so make sure when you find yours that their style and images
Most importantly, enjoy this moment. This is your chance to sit back and relax while watching your beautiful new baby being photographed. Every time you look back at these photos you will remember just how special the day was with your new family.
If you are still on the search for a newborn photographer I would love to chat with you. Contact me and I will be happy to answer any questions you may have.