I loved Anne Geddes as a kid. Looking back, I think thats part of what led me to become a photographer. When I started my business, I thought I had to do newborns like her – posed, studio lighting, in baskets or buckets BUT…….the longer that I did that, the more I realized that type of photography wasn’t for me – it was stressful for everyone involved. So I began doing mostly at home newborn sessions and I have fallen in love with the experience. Hopefully this post helps you decide if this type of session is right for you and how to successfully prep for one.
Most of my newborn sessions are approximately 2 hours if successfully prepared for. To prepare I recommend the following:
Hope you enjoy these photos from a recent session I had. Notice the colors mom chose for her family -solid neutrals and one pattern/texture that compliments everyone’s skin tone and her home decor.