Newborn photography is a special time for parents to capture the fleeting moments at the start of their baby’s life. For families in Toronto, finding an experienced newborn photographer is important as they understand how parent’s want to preserve these memories. Newborn photoshoots generally take place between 6-21 days after birth. Newborn photographers are aware that some babies don’t always want to cooperate and may need extra rest stops throughout the session which makes things smoother on everyone involved. Safety is always paramount and all setups done by the photographer will ensure that baby never comes out of their comfort zone or is put in any danger. New parents can rest assured that allowing an experienced newborn photographer allows them to have memories that will last a lifetime!
Why Newborn Photography?
Newborn photography is a great way to capture the special moments of your baby’s first days and weeks. These photos will allow you to remember how tiny and perfect they were during this fleeting time. Not only are newborns incredibly adorable, but they also grow so quickly that it can be hard to keep up! Professional newborn photography will help you preserve these memories and look back on them fondly for years to come. Additionally, newborns are unpredictable and may not always behave as expected during traditional posed shots—but with the right photographer, you can capture natural, relaxed photos that show off their personality in a beautiful way. Choosing newborn photography is a decision that you won’t regret; book a session today to start creating lasting memories of your little one!
Newborn Photography FAQ
Q: When should I book my session?
A: It is best to get in touch during the second trimester. We book a certain number of due dates a month and you want to make sure you have a spot secured.
Q: How long does a newborn photography session last?
A: Newborn photography sessions typically last between one and three hours, depending on the package you choose and how cooperative your baby is.
Q: Should I feed my baby before the session?
A: Yes! Feeding your baby just before the session will help keep them calm and happy throughout the shoot. Once you book your session you will receive a detailed preparation guide for your session.
Q: When can I expect to view my photos?
A: I will provide my clients with an online gallery within two weeks of the photo shoot. From there, you will be able to choose your favorites and decide which digital images you would like to download.
Q: Is it possible to customize my prints after ordering?
A: Absolutely—many photographers offer custom printing options such as canvas wraps, framed prints and albums that can be tailored specifically for you.
Q: Where is the studio located?
A: Our studio is located just north of Toronto in Vaughan, Ontario.
What to expect during your newborn session
During a newborn photoshoot, you can expect a carefully curated and comfortable experience for both you and your baby. Here’s a general overview of what to anticipate:
Duration: Newborn photoshoots typically last around 1 to 3 hours, allowing ample time for feeding, changing, and capturing a variety of poses.
Relaxed Atmosphere: The studio environment is designed to be calm and peaceful. Extra precautions are taken to maintain a warm temperature to keep your newborn cozy.
No Strict Time Limit: There’s no rush during the session. I understand the unpredictable nature of newborns and ensure there’s enough time for breaks and adjustments.
Variety of Poses: I will capture a mix of individual newborn poses, family portraits, and sibling shots. The goal is to create a diverse and meaningful collection of images.
Provided Props: All necessary props, including a collection of classic and timeless options, are provided. This includes wraps, hats, headbands, and outfits.
Comfort for Parents: The studio is equipped with a sitting area where parents can relax. Amenities such as Wifi are available, providing a comfortable space for parents and any siblings.
Photographer’s Expertise: I am skilled in handling newborns, ensuring their safety and comfort throughout the session. I have 8 years of photography experience in capturing the unique and fleeting moments of the newborn stage.