Having children can be one of the most rewarding experiences of your life. It is certainly the most unique one. But it all passes by so fast you may not remember the little moments all that clearly in later years.

Capturing them in extraordinary precious times, such as their first few newborn days, is essential. This is not just so you can remember, but also so you can share this special time with family and friends.

Something so cherished as a newborn baby deserves five-star treatment, and a world-class portrait experience. Your little angel deserves nothing but the best.

In Cairns, the newborn photographers available are quite simply, the best. Here are the Editor’s Choice Top Ten Newborn Photographers in Cairns.


Sweet Beginnings Photography

Elizabeth Reeves from Sweet Beginnings is one of Cairns most renowned and awarded newborn photographers. Her warm and welcoming boutique studio is perfect for a luxurious newborn photo shoot that is relaxed for parents and bub. She specialises in a mix of both lifestyle and posed style photos, and has a vast range of props and ideas for you to use.

Location: Cairns, Qld

Style: Creative, natural and stunning

Newborn Session Price: Session price starts at $200 with images additional. For more details contact 0403 063 546.

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Nellie Ireland Photography

Nellie is based in Cairns but conveniently comes to you, offering both natural newborn sessions and the fully styled portrait experience. She understands how important your precious moments are, and her gentle nature and eye for detail means she knows how to always capture the perfect baby shot. For personal images that truly tell your own baby’s story, talk to Nellie.

Location: Cairns, Qld

Style: Child-focused, personal and organic

Newborn Session Price: Session price is $200 with images additional. Packages start from $395. For more details and products contact 0421 045 352.

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Kirsty Lea Photography

Kirsty’s imagery is natural, innocent and inspired and she creates shots you have never seen before. Her attention to detail, patience and motivation makes her wonderful with babies and always diligent about getting the perfect shot.

Location: Cairns, Qld

Style: Both lifestyle and naturally posed

Newborn Session Price: For details contact Facebook Page

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Baby Scent Photography

Claudia from Baby Scent creates an interactive experience from her baby sessions. Looking at her work, you do imagine the lovely scent of sweet, clean babies. Her work is naturally styled and super-cute. Working best in natural light, her sessions are always done in the radiant morning sun.

Location: Innisfail, Qld

Style: Innocent, sweet and natural

Newborn Session Price: For all price details call 0447 746 692

Contact : Baby Scent Photography

Savannah Studio

Dee from Savannah Studio has a special gift for newborn photography. She understands that it is an incredible privilege to capture a newborn’s first images. The connection between parents and baby is a unique and precious thing, which she magically contains in her lens and frames for you to treasure it for a lifetime.

Location: Redlynch, Qld

Style: Stunning colours and muted palette

Newborn Session Price: For all price details contact 0423 172 091

Contact : Savannah Studio

Forever Treasures

When you want style perfection, with a touch of whimsy and magic, Forever Treasures is the perfect photography studio for you. Sophia arranges and takes enchanting photos, all while ensuring your baby is relaxed and content. Her in-studio sessions are creative and fun, allowing for plenty of playful shots and lots of kisses and cuddles from parents in between.

Location: Cairns, Qld

Style: Sweet and whimsical

Newborn Session Price: Newborn sessions start from $299 including 20 digital images. For more information about packages or to book, contact 0451 163 911.

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Tulieve Photography

If you are looking for something less styled and more organic for your newborn, check out the gorgeous gallery from Tulieve Photography. Specialising in newborn shots that are natural and classical, full of emotion, and often based at home with siblings and parents, these photos are full to the brim with love and joy.

Location: Trinity Beach, Qld

Style: Natural, joyful and emotive

Newborn Session Price: Packages start from $350 including session and 30 digital images. For more details contact 0452 594 219

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Megan Cox Photography

Megan Cox’s photos speak volumes in their emotion, love,and life. Her family and sibling shots are just beautiful, but particularly transcendent are her newborn photos. Not overly styled or retouched, the colour palette is muted and lovely and the sweet innocence of your child is captured within each frame. Simple, heartfelt and narrative.

Location: Northern Beaches, Cairns, Qld

Style: Simple, heartfelt and narrative

Newborn Session Price: Session price from $150 with packages starting at $349. For more details contact Megan on 0410 803 910.

Contact : Megan Cox Photography

One Little Picture

The name of this lovely studio says it all really. This is what you are trying to capture – this is what you want of your precious newborn baby – just one little picture. It sounds small and simple, but the skill and talent that go into crafting that one little picture are immense, and should only be trusted to someone like Lee Miller, the artist behind the lens.

Location: Cairns, Qld

Style: Simple and classical, yet creative

Newborn Session Price: Newborn sessions are held in studio, for details about pricing packages contact 0412 562 008

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Something Special Photography

Rowena is not just the creator of beautiful works of baby art, she is a pleasure to work with and adored by her clients. Described as a calming influence and creating stress-free portrait shoots; you will feel more like you are at a lovely baby day spa than a photo shoot. For gorgeous photos and a relaxing session, contact Something Special.

Location: Packers Camp, Qld

Style: Calming, creative and beautiful

Newborn Session Price: Session price $185 for up to 4 hours in studio, images additional. For more details contact 0449 257 554

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As we said, something so cherished as a newborn baby deserves five-star treatment, and a world-class portrait experience. When you want the best, take a wander through the wonderful galleries of these talented studios, and find the perfect photographer for your baby.

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