Pregnancy is such an exciting time for your family, I am blessed to be welcomed into your bubble for a short while to celebrate it!
I truly believe that every woman should have beautiful portraits of her pregnancy to not only look back on when your child has grown but also to share with them. My own children love to see photos of my pregnant belly and I bet yours will too!
‘The days are long, but the years are short’ Gretchen Rubin
If you are unsure what sort of images you would like I am always happy to chat things through before you even book your maternity photoshoot. I myself have been photographed whilst pregnant by photographer friends and while I tend to prefer to stay behind the camera I am so glad I did it and have those images to treasure. In fact I have several on display in the house and they still make me miss my bump!
If you already have older children then an outdoor maternity photoshoot is a great way to include them in the session. This can involve getting dressed up in a beautiful gown or keeping it much more simple in your usual family style.
There is no right or wrong way to document your pregnancy so I will work with you and your style to ensure you have gorgeous maternity images that you will treasure forever and your baby will be able to look back on for years to come.
YOUR BUMP STYLE
Choose from my selection of maternity gowns, keep it casual in your own clothing or bare that beautiful bump for those gorgeous Vanity Fair style glamour shots!
If you prefer a more informal portrait we can choose a beautiful outdoor location. Outdoor sessions are ideal if you wish to include your partner or older siblings.
What our customers say
After looking at lots of photographers I finally chose Beautiful Bairns Photography for my maternity & newborn photoshoots. I decided instead of having a pretty dress maternity shoot we would do a semi nude/artistic take on it and really focus on the beauty of the bump. The ideas and research that came from Rachael made me really confident in my choice of photgraphy style. I wanted the focus to be on how beautiful the pregnant body is and that is exactly what I feel we captured. I felt gorgeous and confident which was massively down to Rachael. When I arrived it was just like meeting up with a friend. We chatted all through the shoot and at no point did I feel uncomfortable. I am so happy with the style and with my choice to go with Beautiful Bairns photography!
The maternity session fee is £60, payable at the time of booking. This secures your due date in the studio diary. No products or digital files are included.
If you are a returning customer you will receive a 50% discount on your session fee.
Digital only packages ideal for sharing with family.
Your 5 favourite images provided as high resolution print ready files. Supplied via download link.
Your 10 favourite images provided as high resolution
print ready files. Supplied on USB Stick.
Your complete gallery of images (20+) provided as high-resolution print ready files. Supplied on USB stick.
Includes personalised Slideshow set to music.
Our most popular options featuring a mix of digital images and beautiful hand-crafted products.
Your 5 favourite images as digital files.
10″ x 10″ Framed print of your favourite image.
£450 (save £50)
Your 10 favourite images as digital files on USB.
Your choice of multi-aperture Pastel frame.
5 image mounted print box.
£795 (Save £155)
Full gallery of images on USB stick & personalised slideshow.
Your choice of multi-aperture Pastel frame.
10″ x 10″ single image frame
10 image mounted print box
£1150 (Save £200)
A range of professional print products are also available to order.
BEFORE YOUR SESSION
We will chat over your plans for your photoshoot and plan the perfect session for you. I’m always happy to help you with choosing outfits!
DURING YOUR SESSION
You can relax and trust me as I guide you into poses and create beautiful images you will treasure forever.
AFTER YOUR SESSION
We will schedule your viewing & ordering appointment to take place around a week after your photoshoot.
All of your images will be expe1tly retouched for viewing and displayed in a slideshow.
We will work together to create the perfect package to suit your home and budget.
Your digital images will be ready to take home on the day.
Printed products will be shipped directly to your home or if you prefer we can have them delivered to the studio for you to collect at your convenience.
WHEN IS BEST FOR MATERNITY PHOTOS?
It is best to do this kind of session when you are around 32-34 weeks. We will chat over a cuppa and I will make you feel utterly fantastic! As my diary fills quickly its best to book before you are 24 weeks pregnant so you will have a range of dates and times to choose from
DO YOU PROVIDE DRESSES?
DO I HAVE TO GET NAKED?
CAN MY PARTNER JOIN IN?
CAN OLDER SIBLINGS JOIN IN?
CAN I BRING A FRIEND?
DO I NEED TO BRING ANYTHING?
CELEBRATE YOUR BUMP
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