Expecting that gorgeous tiny new member of the family and considering a Newborn Photo session?
Its never too early to start looking for the right photographer! Now days there such a huge selection of photographers in your local community... but how do you find the right one? Someone that will care for bub and you during the session and produce the most amazing results. Its hard yes.
Here's a few handy tips on how to find the person / brand that works best for your family.
Try a Maternity Session!
This gives you the opportunity to meet your photographer, chat with them and see if you feel comfortable with them and how they interact with you and your family. Its important that you feel comfortable with the person that will be handling baby through all the poses on photo shoot day.
Look at their previous Newborn work.
Make sure that you love the style of photography, believe it or not every photographer has their own style. In the way the pose baby and how they edit sessions.
Speak with your shortlisted Photographers
Ask them how there Newborn sessions run, make sure that they are happy to allow hours for a session as sometimes baby can be unsettled and need some TLC or a feed between poses. Some Newborn Photographers also offer a completely digital session which allows baby to relax in the posing bean bag with all of the hard work happening in post production for the photographer/editor.