Newborn Photo

In order to capture the most natural expressions, our photo shoots typically last 1-4 hours. Sessions are very comfortable and laid back. Best results for newborn photography is within the first 10 days of life, and typically never older than two weeks. In addition to a variety of creative, artistic, and natural poses, we also take photographs utilizing wide selection of unique props and settings such as: hand knit hats, cocoons, slings, blankets, furs, bowls, baskets, variety of clothes, accessories for your baby.

Tips for Best Newborn Photo Shoot

  • It is helpful if the baby is fully fed and sleepy prior to arrival
  • Best to dress baby in simple and comfortable clothes
  • Bring couple of outfits to change, especially those favorite ones
  • Sentimental props can make pictures more memorable
  • Be prepared for poops and pees

Session Detail

The session includes up to four people, with a $25 charge for each additional person. Also, session fee includes editing of each image to prepare the online gallery which will last for 1 month for you to share and order pictures. A private online gallery will display your final images, each personally and creatively edited to our style.
Before the session: The best to contact us before you have baby. We will then add you to our calendar around your expected due date. Sometimes baby’s arrival is unpredictable but don’t worry we can always reschedule and make it work. Just send us email after the delivery and we can go from there.

Sessions are done in our natural light newborn studio. We are located in San Mateo – 721 Woodside Way, San Mateo CA 94401

After the session: A password protected online gallery will be available for you to share with family and friends after approximately 2-3 weeks after your session. When payment for your print is made, please allow 2 to 3 weeks for delivery of print enlargements. Orders will not be placed until payment is received in full.

Michael