Beach maternity photo shoot in Toronto by Anchor Studio

May 15, 2023

Capturing the glorious, fleeting moment of maternity is something unique and special. It’s that period in-between before your life shifts with the addition of a tiny bundle of joy.

A beach maternity photoshoot is a magical way to cherish and honor this special time. The beach setting provides the perfect backdrop for precious photos you will treasure forever.

Symbolizing life and rebirth, it’s an ideal way to commemorate this special occasion — particularly since babies develop in an aquatic environment inside their mother’s womb!

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Let’s take a closer look at why a beach maternity photoshoot is so magical:

The Natural Beauty of the Beach – With its white sand, warm oceans, and stunning sunsets, the beach is a picturesque backdrop for capturing magical maternity moments. From family shots to solo maternity portraits, you won’t be disappointed with the natural beauty of the beach.

The Soft Light – The soft light of a sunset or sunrise provides an ethereal glow to your photos that can’t be replicated in a studio. With the sun setting behind you, your maternity photos will have an enchanted quality that captures your beauty and grace as a mother-to-be.

Freedom – Being on the beach allows you to express yourself and make poses that weren’t possible in a confined space. Whether it’s running into the waves or playing in the sand, you and your photographer can create beautiful images that capture the joy of expecting a child.

A beach maternity photoshoot is a special way to honour and preserve this wondrous time in your life. Show off that beautiful baby bump against the stunning backdrop of the ocean and let the memories live on forever.

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Photographing mom alone

Pregnancy is a unique and beautiful experience that some women find empowering and sensual. Capturing this special moment with the perfect outfit is essential to immortalize it forever! A low-cut bodysuit featuring an alluring back adorned in lace can be a lovely garment for any beach photoshoot during pregnancy.

Take photos of mom wading in the water, leaning against the sand, or standing on a rock formation. Capture different perspectives – profile, close-ups, etc. Play with silhouettes by shooting directly into the sun for dramatic effects. Allow movement, like walking, dancing or jumping into the waves.

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As a mom, I know that pregnancy is a time to be treasured whether this is your first or tenth time around. It can be hard to feel confident in your new body while you wait for your baby to arrive, but I promise that the right outfit will highlight your incredible body and the gift of life that you carry. Feel free to contact me, and I’d be honoured to help you find the perfect wardrobe and capture this special moment in your life.

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 sessionspackages and pricing, just click here to visit our website

Here are more blog posts in different locations in Toronto both outdoors and in-studio showing you different locations and themes for what your maternity session could look like.

Maternity photo shoot at Scarborough Bluffs Beach

Maternity photos at Scottsdale Farm

Maternity session at Mint Room Studios in The White Loft

Maternity photo shoot in The Solarium Studio

Maternity photos at The Evergreen Brickworks

Maternity Session at High Park


There are a few ways you can book. You can book right online using this tab which leads you to my online booking calendar. However, not all available dates are on that calendar so if you need a different date, send me an email! You can reach me at hello@anchorstudio.ca

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 maternitynewbornchild and family portraits in Greater Toronto Area, including Oakville, Mississauga, North York and Richmond Hill. 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 summer 2023, so don’t hesitate to get in touch soon!

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