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Chloe ~ Black and White Newborn Session

This petite little beauty was made her appearance into the world much earlier than anticipated. At 3.5 pounds, 17 inches long, and arriving seven weeks early, Chloe is the most special gift her parents can imagine. She is absolutely perfect, and although she is still seeing the doctors often to make sure she is growing…

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Avery ~ Pink Peonies Inspired Newborn Photos

Look at this tiny lace romper! Have you ever seen anything cuter – other than the adorable baby wearing it, of course? Baby Avery visited the studio at just fourteen days old for a peony-themed newborn session. Her parents decorated her nursery in delicate pink and grey (the most popular combo this year) and accented…

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Zarye ~ Blush Colored Newborn Session

She’s here!! If you saw LaTasha’s beautiful maternity session just a few weeks ago, you know that she was expecting a sweet baby girl any day! And sure enough, she made her grand debut into the world not long after. We scheduled her pretty girl to come in for her very first photoshoot at twenty days old….

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Morgan ~Love Purple Newborn Photos

This little cutie came to my studio at just eleven days old! She was rosy-cheeked, sleepy-eyed, and just as beautiful as could be. Mom and Dad wanted photos that matched her nursery, and this beautiful soft shade of purple is Mom’s favorite color. She was going for elegant photos with delicate flowers and subtle props….

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Gabriela ~ Mermaid Themed Newborn Session

It’s always so much fun when parents contact me about doing themed newborn sessions. I love hearing their ideas and putting together cute designs and sets for their nursery.  I was so excited that baby Gabriela could do her shoot at twenty days old. My favorite time to photograph newborns is during the third week…

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Newborn photos with older baby

Newborn photography sessions are very different from all other sessions. In general, as a photographer you have to be even more attentive to your family’s needs. Getting the right shots and poses is important, but making sure Mom and baby are happy and comfortable take top priority at all times. Usually, that means going just…

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Top 10 things to do to have the best newborn photography session

Ready for your newborn’s very first photoshoot? Follow these 10 steps! Before Session 1.   Be Mindful of What You Eat. For instance, stay away from spicy, gas-inducing foods 48 hours before session. If you are breastfeeding, keep in mind that the food you eat (such as caffeine) could potentially affect baby, too. 2.   Plan Around Baby’s Procedures….

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Baby Boy makes a family of four

Oh my goodness! Just look at this sweet bundle of joy. Nash was just a week old when his family came in with his parents and big sister Quinn. He was cute as a button, and I couldn’t wait to create photographs to document all of those handsome – and tiny! – features for them.  …

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Grace ~ Delicate Neutral Newborn Photos

For this beautiful newborn session, I had the pleasure of photographing the daughter of a local television news personality. Meghan does it all and also has her own lifestyle blog where she talks about pregnancy, health, beauty, fashion, home topics, new parenting, and other things. She’s so talented, and I really enjoyed getting to know her during…

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Emmett ~ Newborn Photography Session – Salem, CT

I loved having the honor of capturing this amazing family’s newborn photos. They are a moving military family, and at the end of their tour here in Connecticut, they are headed down to Washington, DC. Dad is a Navy submariner, and Mom is an artist. This shoot was a great opportunity to tell him ‘thank…

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Hospital Photographer vs. Professional Newborn Photographer ~ Which is Best for you?

I remember vividly what it’s like after giving birth. Everything is such a whirlwind. Changing rooms, changing nurses, watching the clock and not knowing if its 3pm or 3am – it all blends together. After my first child, I remember thinking that it was nothing like the movies. You’re exhausted and elated and a little…

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Twin Newborn Session vs Single Newborn Session

Double the cuteness, double the fun! I always enjoy the chance to photograph twins when the awesome opportunity arises – what a blessing to have two little bundles of joy! I didn’t realize until I became a newborn photographer that there are actually more twins born than you might think. Over the years, I have adopted…

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Parents Need to be in Newborn Photos

When planning for a newborn session, don’t forget to include yourself! I know that the transition back to normalcy and finding a new family balance and routine can be challenging in the weeks following the birth of your baby. Some parents worry that they will look tired, or some mothers feel a little uncomfortable in…

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Ethan ~ Baby Boy Newborn Photos

I can’t say enough about how much I love my job! Every day I get to see families filled with love, little kids with giggles galore, and brand-new babies who can light up a room even as they sleep. Every moment is just filled with so much happiness—yes, even when the kiddos are a little…

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Seraphina ~ a Surprise Baby

This lovely couple has been together since they were fourteen years old! Their love story was so sweet to hear, and I couldn’t wait to get them in the studio for their gorgeous baby girl’s newborn session. They’ve been engaged for several years, but as we can all attest, life just got so busy and…

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Rhys ~ Baby Number Four

This is the grand finale for this sweet family. Baby Rhys (pronounced Reese) rounds out their family with two gorgeous girls and now two handsome boys. Mom and Dad have done a newborn session with every baby, so this was the fourth one’s turn, and they also wanted a great portrait of all four kids together….

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Color or Neutral? What Do You Prefer for Newborn Photos?

The beauty of photography is that no individual style or theme is better than another. Amazing images can be created outdoors or in the studio and range from simple and classic to charming and whimsical. When planning your newborn session, you have so many options to choose from in order to find a style that…

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Lorenzo ~ Deluxe Newborn Session

Each new family addition brings a new dimension and unique joy to the family as a whole. The arrival of the second (or third or fourth) child is just as exciting as the first. As parents, we can’t wait to watch their little personalities unfold over the next few years and see how they will…

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The Best Time for Newborn Photos

Are you expecting your first (or second or third) baby and excited to get that newborn session on the books? Wondering when is the best time to capture that blissful newborn stage? Depending on what you are going for, there’s a pretty short window for capturing the true newborn look—as you probably already know, they…

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Kairis ~ Newborn Photographer Session, 12 days old

“Sugar and spice and everything nice, that’s what little girls are made of.” Since baby Kairis was born during the winter season, I thought that would be fun to include many snowy and cozy themes for her newborn session. When doing newborn sessions, I like to add fun backdrops, props, and outfits that portray a…

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