How to plan a lifestyle maternity photo session

Being pregnant and preparing for one of life’s biggest changes is an exciting and exhausting time. No matter if this will be your first child or if there already are older siblings. But nonetheless it is such a special time that is worth holding on to and capturing in photos. No matter how good you feel about your body at this particular time treat yourself to a maternity photo session to freeze this moment in time when your family is about to expand by one. So here are some tips on how to plan a lifestyle maternity photo session.

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3 reasons to book an in home family photo session

Photo sessions don’t always have to take place outside. They are called family photos because they are of your family and they can take place anywhere you like. Here are 3 reasons to book an in home family photo session.

1. You don’t have to leave your house

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how to turn your family photos to memorable photo gifts

Did you make an investment to get professional family photos done this past year? Or maybe you just took a few snapshots along the way? Either way here is a simple guide on how to turn your family photos into memorable photo gifts so that they can live on even longer.

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Best time of day for your photo session from New Jersey Photographer

There are a lot of choices to make when planning your photo session. Location, outfit, photographer and along with all these comes the time of day as well. So is there a good or bad time to take family photos? Or in other words what is the best time of day for your photo session?

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When to take maternity photos – New Jersey Photographer

Finding out that you are an expectant mama to be is exciting news. Your body is capable of amazing things and watching your body change and grow and adapt is magical. Soon your entire world will change forever in spectacular ways. But before that happens. Wouldn’t it be nice to hold still for a moment? To hold on to time and remember how it was to feel your baby safe in your belly? Maybe it is your second pregnancy and you want to capture the joy of anticipation of an older sibling? But when to take maternity photos? I’m here to help.

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5 tips to keep your kids awake for your sunset family photos

Golden hour, the hour before sunset, is the most beautiful time to take pictures. But sometimes especially in the summer that time doesn’t necessarily align with your kid’s bedtime. So here are 5 tips to keep your kids awake for your sunset family photos.

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Why you should book a lavender mini photo session in New Jersey

Lavender fields are something that most of us probably have seen on pictures from France. But we actually have some beautiful ones right here in New Jersey. And they make for gorgeous photo backdrops. So here is why you should book a lavender mini photo session in New Jersey.

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what images to expect from an outdoor family photo session

You want to book a session, but you are not really sure what images to expect from an outdoor family photo session? What variety will you get? And what kind of poses? Each family is unique. So each gallery will be unique. But let me walk you through one of my sessions to show you what a typical session flow looks like.

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mom get in the picture

I am passionate about two things. The first one is printing your images. The second one is for mom to get in the picture. To be more present in the family photo records. You can do that with selfies or by asking your husband to take on the family photographer role every once in a while. But I also include special images of mom with kids in each family session. So why do I think that is so important?

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Prepare your kids for your family photo session – Tips from New Jersey Family photographer

family photo session - Hoboken - New Jersey

You booked your session. Great. You picked a location. Perfect. And you even have your outfits selected. So you are all ready to go. But there are a few things you should note the day of your session. If you listened to your photographer you scheduled your session for golden hour. And depending on your location and the time of year, you might be concerned that your kids will be cranky the day of the session. Because it might not fit into their ideal schedule. But don’t worry. Here are some tips on how to prepare your kids for your family photo session. This way everything will go smooth and you can relax and enjoy the time with your family.

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