EDITOR'S CHOICE: 20 maternity photographers, located in and around Melbourne, each with their own individual style. So, what are you waiting for, find the one for your gorgeous baby bump
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Pregnancy is one of the most important times in a woman’s life. It’s a
moment before life is given, transitioned into a beautiful little blessing, and
a period in which a mother is made and tested. So before time runs off again,
take the chance to preserve this miracle of life, with a maternity session
tailored to your tastes.
motherhood by capturing all the precious little details of your pregnancy; from
the voluptuous baby-body curves, to the adorably outturned bellybutton on the
baby bump. There’s so much to a pregnancy, that you can’t let be forgotten. With
the large range of maternity specialists in Melbourne and the surrounding
areas, you will be spoilt for choice.
you scroll down to our list, keep in mind that a pregnancy is an individual
experience and should be treated as such. The photographers on our list will
listen and work to accommodate the mother, in order to create a product everyone
can be happy with.
experts recommend coming in for a maternity session between 27 and 36 into your
pregnancy. However, if you are expecting twins, it is best to arrange it
between 27 and 30 weeks. During this time, your stomach is beautifully rounded
and camera-ready, and you are still comfortable and able.
A comfortable in-studio
session usually gives you access to a wardrobe of stylish attire, and a
comfortable, warm atmosphere. An outdoor or on-location shoot allows a gorgeous
and scenic backdrop, and usually results in spectacular colour and contrast.
Family are also often encouraged to join the in and create a moment to last a
Below, there are 20 maternity photographers, located in and around Melbourne,each
with their own individual style. So, what are you waiting for, find the one for
your gorgeous baby bump!
Alana Taylor is a photographer specialized in maternity and new born
photography. Alana decided to make a business out of her passion for children’s
photography about eight years ago. She realized this is her life’s calling
after having her first baby girl and never looked back. She describes her work
as artistic, colourful and vintage and the pictures on her site and social
media accounts are proof to this. The maternity shoots that you can see on her
gallery are just heartbreakingly beautiful and so inspirational. Her advice is
to schedule the maternity photo shooting when you are 32 to 36 weeks pregnant.
looking for an affordable, but very sought after maternity photographer in
Melbourne, Kate Lee might just be the right pick for you. Her studio looks
amazing and is surrounded by bushland and with stunning views. This means you
can relax and enjoy this special time of creating memories for a lifetime. On
her site you’ll also find preparation guides for different types of photo
shootings so this will make it easy for you to bring all that is necessary and
make the most out of this experience. She also provides outfit ideas for all
members of the family so you don’t have to worry about what you’re going to
children’s photography studio, Pitter Patter Portraits is operated by Ellie
Williams with the support of Mandy Kerangelen. The studio was created with a very
specific purpose in mind – to resemble a family home – so you can feel
comfortable and at ease while capturing these moments for eternity. Ellie has
an Advanced Diploma in Photography and has trained with the newborn
photographers in the world. Her promise is to create natural and heartfelt
images and by the testimonials from her clients, it is easy to see she does
deliver on her promises.
Danielle is a
photographer and a mother of four children (2 boys and 2 girls). In the
maternity gallery on her site we’ve found some spectacular shoots in monochrome
that are worthy of the cover of glossy magazines. Among the details you should
know if you are considering working with her for your maternity photos is that
she prefers the shooting to take place between 30 and 34 weeks of pregnancy and
the session will take 1-2 hours.
Aga’s maternity sessions take place in her gorgeous natural light
studio and are designed for Mama who wishes to capture the moment in elegant
portraits and the wonderful light. As per her signature style, she creates
beautiful images of the pregnancy journey without unnecessary distractions and
To those who wish to bundle their Maternity & Newborn session the
Bump to Baby photography experience is also available as package.
journey to becoming a photographer started early in life, she was only eight
years old when she discovered she loves taking pictures. She recommends having
the maternity photo shoot at sunset to get that special glow and she can even
offer the gowns to wear for the session.
daughter was less than six months old, Samira started her photography business
– Sienna Skies Photography,that was named after her baby daughter. Her
maternity photos look like in a fairy tale where you can easily see the
“happily ever after”.
If you want
your maternity photography session to take place at your home, on the beach or
in your favorite place ever, White Salt Photography can make it happen for you.
Their approach to maternity photography is unique and quite endearing, just
have a look at the gallery on their site and you’ll fall in love with their
in simplicity and capturing life’s finest moments as they are, Samantha, the
artist behind Fox and Feather Photography, has one of the most exquisite
studios we’ve ever seen. Her maternity shoots look like captures from movies,
familiar and spectacular at the same time.
Ingrid is the one who watches
through the lenses at Foxbelle Photography. She is a fully accredited
professional with the Australian Institute of Professional Photography. If you
never thought you can drop a tear while looking at other people’s family and maternity
photos, you certainly haven’t seen her gallery.
Due to her childhood passion for barbie doll fashion shoots, Alise
Black started studying art form at sixteen, photographing children at
seventeen, and starting her photography business at nineteen. Now, Alise boasts
over 20+ years of industry experience, extensive study and experience in
photography, and a portfolio with a range of portrait and commercial
photography. The head office and Sydney studio is based in Surry Hills, while
the Melbourne studio is based in Richmond. Her maternity photographs are essentially
glamour shots that are exquisitely retouched and dramatic.
Nazia Chand is an AIPP accredited and international award winning
portrait photographer. With her eye for detail and expert light play she is
able to conjure up custom made pieces of art. Nazia’son-location maternity art
is stunning, picturesque, vivid and transfixing. Her scenic maternity images
are a timeless delight.
With 10 years of experience in maternity and newborn photography, owner
and photographer, Jenny, knows exactly how to conduct a successful maternity
shoot. Jenny uses natural light and calculates the best angle for a beautiful
baby bump capture. The result is a well-lit and poignant image, graced with
subtlety and eloquence.
Run by husband and wife, Brad Downer and Suze Downer, Maple Gallery provides
the finest quality maternity photography. If you would like your session to be
conducted by an award-winning photographer who looks for simplicity and
authenticity in pregnancy, Maple Gallery is for you.
Booking a maternity and newborn session together cuts the cost of the
second session in half!
Life Works strips back on the
noise so that you have hang up a moment on your wall that evokes a sincere
emotive. Since 1992, owner Julie Ewing, and later Tracy Macaskill, have been doing
exactly that. With extensive knowledge, and 26 years in business, how can you
expect any less than these stunning artworks?
Welcome to Babyinfo – the ultimate pregnancy and newborn information guide. We are here to help you find all the pregnancy and baby info you need to make the most beautiful experience of your life even better.
Our team is comprised of an amazing mix of experienced mothers, recently pregnant women, and editors with tremendous medical knowledge in the fields of gynaecology and childbirth.
Think of us as your friendly advisors, here to give you honest, easy to understand and authentic information. We are here to be your support at this crucial time in your life, when you need it the most.
Note: This website is in no way meant to replace doctors, hospitals, or other healthcare providers that may be utilized by current mothers or mothers-to-be. All mothers are advised to see a doctor for medical advice and the appropriate care before, during, and after pregnancy.