Whether you already have a newborn photography website or are building one from scratch, it’s always worthwhile to look at other inspiring portfolios and get ideas for your own. As a best practice, we recommend reviewing your site at least 1-2 times each year to see what content or design might need to be refreshed. We’ve done the hard part for you by collecting timeless and modern newborn photography portfolio examples that you can click through for inspiration; you’re sure to find some fresh ideas for how you can design your own.
Amy Helt is a Madison, WI area photographer who specializes in newborns, maternity, weddings, and seniors. A former OB nurse, she started her photography business in 2012 and launched it full time in 2019, alongside her new home studio space chock full of gorgeous props. Amy’s images reflect her joy in building connections with people and her skill at creating a safe space where clients can feel relaxed and have fun. She has a passion for capturing “the good stuff”; little details that show how quickly a baby is growing, and stolen smiles or silly laughs between a couple or family.
Stephanie Schnautz is a wife, mother, flight attendant, and photographer based in San Diego, CA. Specializing in newborn and wedding photography, Stephanie excels at capturing natural expressions and genuine moments between loved ones. She has a passion for creating timeless portraits that inspire joyful smiles from her clients, even years later. Stephanie believes that a portrait is more than just a picture, it is a memory turned into art; nothing makes her happier than seeing her work on the walls of her clients.
Riley Glenn of Riley Kai Photography is based in San Diego, CA and specializes in modern newborn portraiture. Her passions for photography started in high school and inspired her to earn her B.A. in Media at UC San Diego in 2021. After working in a retail studio during college, her passion for newborn photography grew to serve clients with higher quality and creative images. She caters to busy mothers by doing in-home sessions. She also photographs dance performances and enjoys delivering her artistic images to her volume clients.
Abby Studio is a Chicago, IL based photography duo specializing in newborns, families, engagements, and weddings. They create timeless, elegant imagery of important milestones and memories in their clients’ lives, allowing parents to cherish their first days with newborns. The photographers behind Abby Studio believe that capturing your family story is the beginning of a lifetime of memories to be cherished forever. They serve their clients beautifully by educating them on the value of printing and displaying favorite images with intention in their homes.
Karolina Talaga of Into The Green is a newborn, family, and children’s portrait photographer based in Berkshire, U.K. Karolina’s explorations of the local nature reserves and beautiful woods with her children provide ample location scouting for her local client sessions. She specializes in relaxed, natural sessions focusing on connection, joy, and capturing the genuine raw emotions of people’s interactions.
Heather Holden is a photographer based in Leeds, UK who has been specializing in newborn, children, and family portraiture for over 12 years. Her aim in every session is to produce images which capture the character of her clients. Rather than posing newborns or getting children to sit and smile for the camera, she prefers to blend a lifestyle and documentary approach; photographing clients in familiar surroundings whilst at play or doing something they really enjoy. Heather’s style is very natural and she strives to capture true, honest photos within the home or a favorite outdoor environment, just as she did with her own children.