Unique Newborn Photography Ideas

What I like about photographs is that they capture a moment that’s gone forever, impossible to reproduce.

– Karl Lagerfeld

There is no doubt about it: your images are the foundation of your successful newborn photography business. Your gallery speaks for itself and is definitely the main reason why the client chooses exactly you.
But it’s the most complicated thing to create impressive newborn photos and bulk up beautiful newborn galleries. To create those magnificent photographs, you’ve got to do more than just click the button of your camera, you need to:

  • Be aware of how to calm a newborn
  • Know how to safely pose a newborn
  • Understand the lighting
  • Have a plan for your newborn session workflow
  • Have knowledge of newborn wrapping techniques
  • Have matching newborn photography props bundles
  • Develop your style.

Each one of those elements can feel confusing or overwhelming especially if you are a beginner newborn photographer. 

This article will solve your frustrations.

We share a few awesome newborn photographs that we love! Hopefully these will bring you a little bit of inspiration for your next upcoming newborn photography session. Enjoy! 

Newborn photography posing flow - adorable images using a beanbag

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Newborn baby posing ideas using our unique posing pillow 'Create-a-Nest'™

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Ideas how to take 10 different images with just 1 pose and 3 photo props

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Beautiful pictures of newborn baby girl posed on a beanbag

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Simple and beautiful newborn baby posing ideas for a beginner photographer

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Images courtesy of Kristina Mack from Tiny Posers and Jennifer Prisco from Jennifer Prisco Photography.

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