Tips for Capturing Effortless Newborn Images
Whether you are a professional photographer, or a parent seeking to capture beautiful images of your own little one, the single most important, yet simplest, thing you can do to set the stage for a successful newborn portrait session is to ensure that your tiny subject is as comfortable as possible. (Although it is a […]
Session Share: Hudson’s Newborn Session, from Stephanie Lacroix-Schmidt of Raindance Photography
Inspiration: My inspiration for this session began with my clients’ answers to their Styling Questionnaire. I welcomed a change from the usual “light and airy” that everyone seems to want these days when this particular client specified that they wanted to go with a more classic black backdrop for their family portion of the session. […]
Hi, my name is Pam, and I own Pamela Gammon Photography, in the heart of the Appalachia and Ohio River Valley Area. My posing team and I specialize in Maternity, Birth, Newborn, & Baby Photography. I could easily be the old woman in the shoe. I LOVE babies, and children, to me they are the […]
Inspiration: Newborn sessions are my favorite sessions so I am always inspired to create something dreamy, simple, and beautiful. This little guy was truly the perfect newborn baby for a session. He was a dream newborn baby! Favorite Element: I have two favorite elements from this session: depth of field and texture. Those elements are […]
6 Ways to Prepare for a Newborn Session
Hi! I’m Natalie Balen-Cinelli, owner and operator of Lolabean Photography. I’m in my 5th year as a full-time newborn photographer and, like many of you, I discovered my love of photographing newborns and children when my oldest daughter was born. I quickly became obsessed with documenting her every move. Fast forward two years, and I […]
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Announcing Our First Half 2017 NAPCP International Image Competition Winners!
Hello friends! After much excitement and anticipation, we are absolutely thrilled to announce the winners of our First Half 2017 NAPCP International Image Competition. Uniquely focused on child photography, the NAPCP International Image Competition features a range of image categories, including Babies, Newborn, Children, Family, Maternity, Siblings, Toddlers, and Seniors. Thank you to our amazing […]
April Magazine: Featuring Helene Button!
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Free Custom Wallpaper: Put Your Editing Pants On
It’s time to stomp off the winter blues, and usher in spring! Turn on your favorite editing music (we’re loving Adele, Gregory Alan Isakov, and anything classical), open your windows, and start up your post processing program of choice. There are few things more satisfying than feeling productive. Hang in there — the good mood […]
March Newsletter: Featuring Leigha Graf!
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