Photographing your newborn baby is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. Your baby is only that little once and you have a very limited time frame to get the photos taken because newborns change almost every day.

The fingers, toes, eyelashes and all other beautiful features will change as each day passes by.

For you to capture such special moments where your tiny little bundle of joy is fresh into the world, curled up and sleeping, you will need to act fast and invest in a professional photographer.

You don’t want to hire someone that will do a shoddy work because you can’t re-do those precious first moments of your baby’s life once they disappear.

Working with a professionally trained newborn photographer is more ideal because she will be able to pay close attention to every little detail right down to the position of your baby’s hands, lips and feet.

Every part of the session and image will be carefully planned so as to ensure the best portraits as possible. Professional photographers are also trained and knowledgeable in holding and posing newborn babies safely.

They make sure that babies are safe, comfortable and all their needs are well taken care of throughout the session.

Furthermore, hiring a professional newborn photographer means access to good equipment, amazing prop collection and presets/editing to enhance the images. So, you are more confident that your baby’s photos will turn out great.

Therefore, finding an experienced and well-trained newborn photographer should be your top most priority if at all you want those stunning images that you and your family will cherish for generations.

Fortunately, we have many talented and very creative photographers here in Melbourne. If you are located in the beautiful Mornington Peninsula, then the following top 10 newborn photographers can help you immortalise your sweet little pumpkin’s first precious moments.

Using natural and studio light, Lyndall’s approach to photography is simple, natural and organic.

Her style and ability to combine theory and hands-on-experience allows her to capture the beauty and purity of newborn which she artistically convey in her portraits.

Location: Mornington Peninsula, VIC

Style: Simple and Natural

Newborn Session Price: $100 Session fee, $295 Minimum Newborn Session

Phone: 0412 049 431

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Contact : Lyndall Katsoulis

Clare Kinsey is a lifestyle photographer who loves to keep things natural and authentic. Her style of photography is simple, unposed and organic. Very limited props are involved.

She relies mainly on her camera, experience, skills and motherly intuition to capture those magical moments that vividly show the essence and beauty of newborns in their most natural state.

Location: Mornington Peninsula, VIC

Style: Simple and unposed

Newborn Session Price: Collections start at $650

Phone: 0409 413 758

Social: Simply Baby by Clare


Contact : Clare Armstrong

As a lifestyle photographer, Venessa endeavours to capture authentic images of newborn babies. She started her photography business back in 2011, she has taken pictures of countless babies and families. Her sessions are very calm and relaxed taking around one to two hours.

Location: Mornington Peninsula, VIC

Style: Natural and relaxed

Newborn Session Price: $150 Session Fee, Digital Package Starts at $900

Phone: 0408 028 032


Contact : Venessa Norris

Katie Toland Photography is one of the most sought after newborn photographers in the greater Mornington Peninsula metropolitan area. The best time to schedule a newborn session with Katie Toland Photography is when the newborn is within two weeks of age, and it is recommended that these sessions should be scheduled while the mother is still pregnant so that an appointment can definitely be available. Newborn photography sessions with Katie Toland Photography typically last 2-3 hours so that the baby can be comforted and soothed throughout, with time for naps, feeding, and settling in. Newborns should be captured in Katie Toland’s natural light studio.

Location: Mornington Peninsula, VIC

Phone: 0417 556 422

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Contact : Katie Toland

Noted for their thoughtful and skillful newborn photography services, Willow & Tilly Photography is a great choice for parents in and around Mornington Peninsula. Willow & Tilly Photography is headed up by professional photographer, blogger, creative, and administrator Leonie, who makes her clients with Willow & Tilly Photography her number one priority. Whether she’s comforting newborns as she prepares them for photos or editing the digital galleries of images in her studio, Leonie with Willow & Tilly Photography is a true expert of her craft and is guaranteed to provide clients with photographs that will not soon be forgotten.

Location: Mount Martha, VIC

Phone: 0438 051 822

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Contact : Leonie

A very talented and creative photographer, Jenny Rusby strives to present portraits that are natural, honest and real.

She is a lifestyle, documentary and storytelling photographer specialising in maternity, births, newborn and family photography.

If you want to capture all the little details and fleeting moments of your new bundle of joy, she is the real deal.

Location: Mount Eliza, VIC

Style: Soulful

Newborn Session Price: $450 Minimum Session

Phone: 0406 479 566

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Contact : Jenny Rusby

Sarah Black Photography is a locally trusted photography company based in Melbourne, specialising in capturing newborns emerging into their lives as fully fledged humans. Sarah Black herself is the head of the photography operations at Sarah Black Photography, and she combines her experience as a mother of four children with her practical industry experience as a professional photographer to provide her clients with memorable photographs of their little ones. With a variety of awards and accolades from noted national publications and photography outlets, Sarah Black is a reliable choice for newborn photography services.

Location: Mornington Peninsula and Melbourne Bayside, VIC

Phone: 0419 444 095

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Contact : Sarah Black

Mornington Peninsula-based parents have nothing but great things to say about These Days Photography, and with their lengthy track record of excellence and a high standard for their deliverables, it’s no wonder that they’re so well regarded. These Days Photography is the brainchild of professional photographer Jo, who is the mother of two young boys and a master of her craft, whether she’s focusing on family, maternity, or newborn photography. Newborn photo sessions with These Days Photography typically last two hours, with customized wardrobe, location advice, and an online gallery of images all provided.

Location: Frankston, VIC

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Contact : Jo

A passion for light and a love for children is what drove Emily King into the world of newborn photography.

Using her natural light studio based in the Bayside of Melbourne, Emily brings light, love and grace into all her newborn photo shoots delivering nothing else but exceptional portraits.

She is a passionate and dedicated photographer focusing on maternity, newborn and family photography.

Location: Chelsea Heights, VIC

Style: Organic and pure

Newborn Session Price: $1000 to $3000

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Contact : Emily King

Taking bold, unposed photos using natural light is what Danielle Dobson loves to do. She strives to immortalise those small but precious moments of newborns life through the lens of her camera.

Danielle’s specialty includes family photography, newborn photography, maternity photography and wedding photography.

Posed photos are not her thing. She focuses on producing real, authentic images.

Location: Boon Wurrung Land, VIC

Style: Simple and unposed

Newborn Session Price: $400 Session Fee, Package begins at $1,200

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Contact : Danielle Dobson





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