Don’t miss a memory waiting to be caught in a beautiful way. Here are some great newborn photographers around the Byron Bay and Far North Coast area.
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Note: Our editorial team examined the online profiles (e.g. website, social media pages etc.) of over 400 NSW based photographers and shortlisted 40 of the Editor's Choice best newborn photographers out of the 400. These shortlisted 40 best photographers (who were equally good from our editorial team's point of view) were then invited to join the article and pay for their spot in the article. This means that this article does contain paid listings, however, the 'quality' of the photographer is still the #1 shortlisting factor when creating the article). Please read more about our article selection process here.
One of the most special moments that
occurs in life is a baby being born. There are endless emotions that roll with
the first few months of a newborn baby’s life. In fact, there are so many
moments that the minutes, days, and hours can so quickly blur into one.
As time moves so rapidly in these
first few months, it can be frustrating and overwhelming. As you’re so filled
with love and amazement by this little baby before you, it is understandable
that you don’t want to forget a single moment.
A great way to capture the love,
adoration, and happiness that your new baby has brought into your life is to
get professional photos done. There are many excellent photographers who
specialise in capturing the essence of a newborn baby and preserving memories
Don’t miss a memory waiting to be
caught in a beautiful way. Here are some great newborn photographers around the
Byron Bay and Far North Coast area.
A mother of 3 boys herself, Sarah
Rickard understands just how important capturing the precious moments. She is a
well educated and skillful photographer with a keen eye for picking up a
She works with both posed styles and
natural lighting, encouraging the parents to bring a touch of themselves to the
photo shoots. Sarah makes her clients feel comfortable and at ease to catch
lovely candid shots. The sessions take between 2-4 hours.
In a comfortable studio a short
drive from Byron Bay, My Lense Photography captures the treasures of a
newborn’s funny pout, tiny fingers, and long eyelashes. The studio has many
props and comfort things for your baby to settle in nicely, including a
bathroom and air conditioning.
Sessions here are around 4 hours
long and can be done in a range of styles. It is up to you and your precious
baby to drive the session and have authentic and genuine feels captured
throughout. There are also photography deals including maternity shoots and
newborn shoots available.
Offering lovely photography for
weddings, couples, families, and maternity shoots, Milinia has a knack for
finding a natural angle to freeze a baby’s essence in time. She is as much of a
photographer as she is a storyteller, aiming to bring those words and feelings
you can’t express to life through a photo.
Milinia offers her photo shoots at
your home or a location of choice. She chats with her clients before the photo
shoot in order to get to know what they’re looking for. This helps to keep the
session personalised and unique to you.
With a background in graphic design
and an empathetic heart, Lana Bell has a talent for finding the moments worth
snapping and preserving. She has a boutique studio which offers newborn photo
shoots as well as toddlers, families, and even the birthing day.
All her sessions included digital
photos and prints to make sure that you walk away with plenty of memories.
There are also gorgeous photo albums and gifts available. She recommends
newborn sessions to take place 1-2 weeks in your home after giving birth.
Byron Bay and surrounding areas by booking
Since 2007, Rose has been capturing
precious maternity and newborn moments. Providing high quality images, Rose
focuses on making special memories for her clients and ensuring that they get
the experience they want.
According to Rose, the best time for
a newborn session is from 3-14 days. This is the time when your newborn is
sleepy and gorgeous and restful. The sessions last for about 3-4 hours with
plenty of time for feeding and changes.
With newborn photography sessions
either at your home or in the studio, Chris is flexible and accommodating to
client needs. There are also flexible payment plans on offer to help make this
precious service more affordable to more people.
Chris works with a range of styles,
encouraging the parents to choose if they bring props and objects or keep
things natural. She only does one booking a day to ensure that you get plenty
of time and space with your newborn to bring out the true essence of the
Byron Bay, Ballina, Lismore, and surrounding areas
Before becoming a photographer and
starting Vanilla Bloom, Melanie was a mum herself. She loves helping new mums
and parents to capture those precious moments that you don’t want to let slip
through your fingers. Her love for the pure perfection of a newborn drives her
timeless and soft style.
Melanie runs her newborn sessions
for babies between 6 to 10 days in order to capture the most natural poses. The
sessions take place in a purpose built studio and run for 2-4 hours, with time
provided for baby changes and feeds as needed.
Based out of Brisbane and Sydney,
Deb Boots is a lifestyle photographer with a keen eye for newborn moments. Her
style is driven by finding a sense of familial belonging in her photos and uses
angles and light to create a holistic sense of the photo shoot.
Her newborn photos and lifestyle
photography sessions last up to 3 hours and can be done on any location. They
can be bought in conjunction with a maternity shoot for a slight discount.
Around Sydney and Brisbane
session price: $450
TWO Maternity and Newborn Photographers in Byron Bay Region
A mother, educator, and lover of photographer, Lauren runs Love her Wild Photo Studio. Her inspiration very much comes from her own daughter so she understands the passion that new parents have from a personal place.
Her newborn sessions are 2-3 hours in length, accommodating plenty of time to help settle the baby in and allow space for feeds and changes. The newborn package comes with a maternity shoot included which makes it great value to capture the starts of parenthood.
The eyes behind the lense at The Maternity Photographer belong to Julia Wheeler. She believes in telling a story of her clients as she takes photos. Her style focuses on using natural lighting and movement.
Her newborn packages include a 1 hour session in your home. She uses her fresh and spontaneous style to capture intimate moments shared between parents and newborn in a comfortable and relaxed environment.
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