Today I realized that I incorporated turquoise into my last two newborn photography sessions. What I found interesting is that this colour was equally feminine and masculine. There was, however, one major difference in how the colour was utilized. For baby Nora, I used the colour as a primary colour, switching out her headband colours to […]
Last week I had the pleasure of taking newborn photos of sweet baby Jacob. He was 2 weeks new and was very content. Mom and Grandma came along and we were able to try a couple of different sets during the time we had together. We worked mostly with blues and greens to tie into his […]
As a follow up to my post with the video of baby Kinsley Ella’s birth photography , I thought I’d share a handful of my favorite still photographs from the day. This birth was a completely naturual VBAC at the Sturgeon Community Hospital in St. Albert. Mama was super strong, using hypnobirthing and the support of […]
How old should baby be? Newborn sessions are best scheduled between 4-14 days of age. This is done for many reasons. Newborns this young are more likely to “curl up” and remain sleepy for the duration of the session. They are much more tolerant of being posed and moved around than a 3 or 4 […]
1. Forever document the details You may forget, or not even be aware of the things happening around you during your labour. Your focus will narrow, especially as you make your way through transition. See what your care providers are doing while they wait for your baby to crown. See the look on your […]
The recipient for my October family photo mini-session giveaway is Anita Archambault. Thank-you to everyone who submitted a nomination. There were so many deserving people. It was hard to choose. If you didn’t win, feel free to submit again this month. Nominations can be submitted here.