Getting professional photos of your newborn is one of the best ways to capture those first precious moments as a family. But before you run to the camera shop and start shelling out cash, let’s talk about why you should get your photos done professionally. As an official document of your family that you can hand down to future generations, your baby photos are an important part of the family album. Even though technology has come a long way, today’s digital photos don’t always do your baby justice. So why not get a professional photographer to capture these memories instead? Here are 7 good reasons why you should get professional photos of your newborn.
YOUR BABY WON’T SIT STILL FOR THE CAMERA
Newborns are known for their fidgety personalities. They can’t stand to be still for very long, which makes taking them photo tricky. The photographer will have to work extra hard to get a good shot. If you choose to take on this task yourself, you’re likely to end up with some memorable images, but not the posed pictures you want for your album. Anchor Studio has vast experience in capturing your new baby in your arms as well as candid images of the new addition to your family.
YOU HAVE A GREAT NEWBORN PHOTOGRAPHER
Choosing a photographer is an important part of making your photos special. You want someone who will understand how important it is to get great photos of your baby without fussing over you too much. A good photographer will work with you to get the perfect shots while letting you enjoy your time as a new family.
YOU’LL HAVE A HARD TIME NARROWING DOWN YOUR FAVOURITES
After you get over the shock of how amazing your baby is, you’ll probably have a hard time choosing which photos to keep. Newborn portraits are usually some of the most popular photos taken, but your baby may also be the most smiley when you get them. You may even find yourself drawn to photos of your baby in the hospital, as they’re a chance to capture those first precious moments as a family. After you take home all your favourites, you can’t decide which one to put on the wall. Anchor Studio Photography can help you choose the best ones from the collection of photos.
YOUR PROFESSIONAL NEWBORN PHOTOS WILL LAST A LIFETIME
No matter how careful you are with your photos, they’re going to fade with time. Digital photos don’t last nearly as long as a print does, but a professional photoshoot can help slow down the aging process. Not only will your photos look more vibrant, but they’ll also last much longer than the average picture you take with your phone. A professional photographer can help you choose photos that will last a lifetime and pass on through generations.
YOU’LL HAVE A UNIQUE MEMENTO OF THIS SPECIAL TIME IN YOUR LIFE
Newborns are a special time in any family’s life, and getting photos of your baby will be a special keepsake. No two newborn photos will be the same, and that’s what makes them so memorable. You’ll treasure these photos for years to come and be able to look back on them with your kids one day. If getting photos of your baby is a tradition for your family, getting professional photos will be a special treat.
YOU WANT AN ALBUM TO REMEMBER YOUR BABY’S FIRST YEAR
If you’re getting photos of your baby for the first time, you may want to have a professional photographer take photos of your baby throughout the year. As your baby grows, you can have the photographer take pictures of them sitting up, walking, talking, and having a cake smash! This will give you a complete record of your baby’s development and help you preserve these memories.
CHOOSE YOUR NEWBORN PHOTOGRAPHER WISELY!
We hope this blog comes in handy for you and clears all the confusion about how to choose a newborn photographer. Make sure to consider the tips mentioned above the next time you’re picking up a newborn photographer!
It is highly recommended to make a tentative booking around your estimated due date, at least 3-4 months in advance of your due date. Once your baby is born, you can contact me and we will arrange a suitable time and day for your session. If your little one has already arrived, don’t worry, you’re not too late! Please contact me as soon as possible and I can try to schedule you in.
I’d like to think that choosing us here at Anchor Studio Photography makes you feel that you’ll have such a great time with me and that we’ll get to capture the memories of your family as they grow in the years to come. If you want to find out more about our sessions, packages and pricing, just click here to visit our website.
Anchor Studio Photography specializes providing a full service experience that starts with booking your session and ends with getting beautiful tangible heirloom products being displayed in your home. My style of soft, candid and timeless photos can be seen in all my maternity, newborn, child and family portraits in Toronto, Canada. If you are interested in booking a portrait session for your family, you can click here to book your session. I am now booking sessions for 2022, so don’t hesitate to get in touch soon!