Before you welcome the new edition to the family, commemorate the beauty of motherhood and pregnancy with quality custom photography. Let professional photographers capture the ripeness of your belly and the smile on your face. All you have to do is pick one of our top 10 maternity photographers in the Sunshine Coast.

The food craving, morning sickness, and too-small-jeans make nine months seems so long; and yet, once it’s over you hardly remember them at all. Such an important transition in life should not go unnoticed. Preserve moments of your journey into motherhood with top of the line photography services.

Before you book a maternity session, consider this crucial information.

Most maternity photographers are booked out for 3 to 4 months. To get the photographer and time span you prefer, book at the beginning of your pregnancy. You should aim to have your session between 27 to 36 weeks – or 27 to 30 weeks if you’re having twins – into pregnancy. Maternity photographers prefer this period because the belly is round and the health still stable.

Before the session, your photographer will discuss your preferences, style and location choice. Some photographers will allow you to pick from in-studio, on-location, and at-home photo shoots, while others will provide only one or two of those options. Photographers on the Sunshine Coast generally offer on-location and at-home sessions, though a few provide studio shoots as well. Overall, on-location sessions divide into glamour shoots and lifestyle shoots, at-home photography is relaxed lifestyle, and studio photography is posed and intimate.

Whatever your style may be, we have a maternity photographer for you!

Just take a look at our list of the top 10 maternity photographers in the Sunshine Coast.

Stunning maternity portraits are Sandpiper photography’s specialisation. As an award winning photographer, Brooke’s incredible eye for detail, composition and use of colour is outstanding. Clients describe her work as “whimsical” and “exceptionally beautiful”.

She developed her interest for photography studying a degree in creative arts and new media and is passionate about bringing out the beauty of pregnancy and the mother to be, surrounded by the spectacular nature of the Sunshine Coast. She offers both fine art, elegant styling, as well as relaxed, natural sessions, depending on clients requirements. If you would like truly unique and timeless maternity images of the highest quality, Sandpiper photography is the one to book!

Location: Noosa Heads, QLD

Style: Simple, natural & Emotive

Photography Services: Maternity, Newborn

Maternity Session Price: visit website for details


Contact : Brooke

Little Lotus is a natural light studio run by accredited professional photographer, Shelley Skele. Shelley provides premium pregnancy portraiture and film, taken on-location, at home in a lifestyle session, or in the warmth of the Little Lotus studio. Maternity portraiture is relaxed, natural and offers the best of simplicity.

Location: Currimundi, QLD

Style: Simple & natural

Photography Services: Maternity, Newborn, Baby, Family

Maternity Session Price: $300 + see site for extra products


Contact : Shelley Skele

With a Diploma in Photoimaging, and 7 years of experience and growth, Adriana is a highly qualified maternity, newborn and wedding photographer. She has a background in fashion and commercial photography, and has been recognised in ‘Dancing with her’, ‘Polkadot Brides’, ‘White Magazine’, and ‘The Brides Tree’. She offers natural, relaxed, elegant maternity shots – with a punch of fashion flair. Her on-location and at home maternity portraiture is simple yet glamorous and dramatic.

Location: Mountain Creek, QLD

Style: Natural & glamorous

Photography Services: Maternity, Newborn, Baby, Family, Engagement, Weddings

Maternity Session Price: Contact on site for prices and products


Contact : Adriana Watson

Natural light photographer, Bianca, is the owner of Bee Bella Photography. She rejects the idea of a perfectly posed picture, and focuses on capturing the essence of individuals and their environment. Her on-location and at-home maternity photography is bright, natural and organic.

Location: Little Mountain, QLD

Style: Organic & simple

Photography Services: Maternity, Newborn, Baby, Family, Elopement

Maternity Session Price: $650 + see site for extra products


Contact : Bianca

Run by associate member of the Australian Institute of Professional Photography (AIPP) and award winning photographer, Rebecca Colefax Photography exhibits great passion in pregnancies, newborns, families and weddings. Rebecca has over 20 year of photography experience, and offers candid at-home, intimate in-studio and glamorous on-location shoots. So, take a pick!

Location: Noosa Heads, QLD

Style: Candid – glamorous

Photography Services: Maternity, Newborn, Baby, Birth, Couples, Family, Wedding, Event, Corporate

Maternity Session Price: $690 + see site for extra products


Contact : Rebecca Colefax

Kindred Birth provides pregnancy, birth and motherhood support services. Their portraiture documents mothers from the start of their journeys; offering maternity, pregnancy timeline, birth, and newborn photography. You are given the choice between a casual, fun and candid on-location shoot and a cosy, comfortable home session. Photography is subjected to minimal alteration and editing, and is simple and natural.

Location: Woombye, QLD

Style: Simple & organic

Photography Services: Maternity, Newborn, Baby, Birth

Maternity Session Price: $950 + see site for extra products


Contact : Kindred Birth

Specialist maternity and newborn photographer, Michelle, produces quality, custom portraiture for all mothers. Her on-location photography captures the purity of motherhood, and leaves out excess and artificiality. Accessories consist of floral crowns, and attire is best kept simple and comfortable. In this case, less is definitely more.

Location: Sippy Downs, QLD

Style: Natural & organic

Photography Services: Maternity, Newborn, Baby, Birth, Couples, Family, Engagement

Maternity Session Price: $100 + see site for products


Contact : Michelle

Giselle Peters of Giselle Images is a notable and highly sought after professional photographer. Her work has been recognised in ‘Profile Magazine’, and her affluence has spread with each piece of art she has created. Her maternity photography is usually taken in her lovely studio, however, other options may be possible upon enquiry. Maternity shots are bright, romantic and glamorous.

Location: Maroochydore, QLD

Style: Romantic

Photography Services: Maternity, Newborn, Baby, Children, Couples, Family, Wedding, Event, Headshots, Commercial, Fashion, Editorial, Fine Art, Product, Real Estate

Maternity Session Price: $650 + see site for extra products


Contact : Giselle Peters

Mills Photography is a professional, multi award winning photography service available to the Sunshine Coast and Brisbane. Maternity sessions can be held wherever you feel most comfortable, though generally they are on-location or at-home. Your photography is bound to be bright, bold, and natural. Sometimes the most uncomplicated experiences are the most beautiful.

Location: Collaroy, QLD

Style: Bright & natural

Photography Services: Maternity, Newborn, Baby, Children, Couples, Family, Engagement, Wedding, Event, Product

Maternity Session Price: Contact on site for prices and products


Contact : Mills Photography

Anya is a life-inspired natural light photographer, servicing the Sunshine Coast and travelling the world in search of poignant, candid moments. For the sake of authenticity, the maternity photo shoots are kept out of the studio, taking place on-location or in home. Anya does not compose a picture, she merely captures it; ensuring that every facet of every personality is honestly expressed. Maternity shots are genuine, emotive and organic.

Location: Peregian Springs, QLD

Style: Candid, lifestyle & poignant

Photography Services: Maternity, Newborn, Baby, Family

Maternity Session Price: Contact on site for prices and products


Contact : Anja Maria

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