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Best Maternity Photographers in Sacramento, CA

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Our goal is to connect people with the best local professionals. We scored Sacramento Maternity Photographers on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Galt, CA 95632

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4.6 (50)
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4.5 (7)
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5.0 (4)

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Simply Bee Photography is a studio in Galt that engages in family, couple, newborn, and maternity portraiture. The collection for pregnant women costs $200, and the package includes the 45-minute session fee, an online gallery of edited images for sharing and downloading, and the print release. Simply Bee Photography's prenatal shots accommodate the anticipating mother's partner.

Sacramento, CA 95834

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45.0 (29)
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5.0 (25)

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DNA Premium Photography produces classy maternity portraits for clients in Sacramento. The portrait photographers from this studio bring out clients' unique personalities and provide timeless pieces of art that are worthy of space on the clients' walls. They incorporate style that includes depth, drama, and close-up shots in their maternity sessions and other portrait shoots. DNA Premium Photography also gives a free photoshoot for a cancer patient for each session booked by clients.

Sacramento, CA 95831

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Love Light Jules is a newborn and maternity photography service in Sacramento. The shop opened in 2013, and it has since been serving individuals and families from the city and the neighboring communities. Love Light Jules's digitals collection costs $900, and the package includes a minimum of 45 edited images and a private online gallery. The company also crafts motion pictures, and all bookings require a reservation fee.

7909 Walerga Rd Ste 112 # 111, Antelope, CA 95843

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Tiny Toes and Paws Photography is a Sacramento-based maternity photography studio that specializes in working with newborns and pets. It offers in-studio maternity photo shoots that include white gowns, professional lighting, digital images, and makeup. Tiny Toes and Paws also provides cake smash sessions and captures first birthdays. The studio provides mothers and their babies with props and outfits. It also handles digital retouching and editing. Family and sibling shots may be included.

Roseville, CA 95747

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5.0 (4)

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Sharon Hoyt is a boudoir, wedding, and maternity photographer in Roseville. The artist holds the sessions indoors and outdoors, and some of her works feature a pregnant lady making a heart over her belly, an anticipating couple feting the baby bump, elder brothers taking care of their new bundle of joy, and a couple with their grown children. Ms. Hoyt also takes pictures of high school seniors and entire families.

Sacramento, CA 95834

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4.5 (6)
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4.6 (5)
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5.0 (5)

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Amy Schuff is a child and maternity photographer in Sacramento. The artist is herself a wife and mother, who knows just what it takes to capture priceless facets of life and transform these into visual narratives that make for unique family treasures. Ms. Schuff also covers engagements, weddings, births, and other celebrations, and she takes corporate headshots as well. Clients can call to ask about the company's policies, packages, and current rates.

Sacramento, CA 95814

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4.8 (26)

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XSIGHT Photography & Video is a production house in Sacramento that offers maternity portraiture services. The team crafts captivating stills of precious moments like pregnancy, and some of the prenatal scenes depict an elder sister feeling the heartbeat of her soon-to-arrive sibling and three young brothers who are excited to meet the baby in their mother's womb. XSIGHT Photography & Video covers social functions, and it documents the life of man's best friend and other pets as well.

Compare our Top Maternity Photographers

NameExpertise RatingAddressPromotionsLearn more
Simply Bee Photography
DNA Premium Photography
Julienne Ratanasen, Photographer
Tiny Toes and Paws Photography
7909 Walerga Rd Ste 112 # 111, Antelope, CA 95843
Sharon Hoyt
Amy Schuff
XSIGHT Photography & Video

FAQs

  • Introduction

    Maternity photographers work with pregnant women to capture images during the peak of their pregnancies. Photographs are typically taken in the third trimester when the subject's belly is round. In some cases, photographers may offer mothers and families the option to purchase maternity photos in a package with newborn photos, once their baby is born.

    Because every photographer's style is different, mothers-to-be have options when it comes to how they want their maternity photos to look. While some photos have an artful quality, others may be taken in a studio for a more traditional feel. Learn more about maternity photography by reading the frequently asked questions listed below.
  • What is maternity photography?

    Maternity photography is series a of photographs taken of soon-to-be mothers later in their pregnancies. These photos may be of just the mother, or they may include the father and other children. Often, maternity photos are whimsical and artistic, as they're meant to capture the beauty of pregnancy.

  • What to wear to a maternity photoshoot?

    What you wear for maternity photos depends on the style of the photographs being taken. Mothers who want to show their bare belly for maternity photos may want to opt for a basic crop top or sports bra with comfortable pants on the bottom. Those who prefer to stay covered up might want to consider an elegant gown.

  • What are good poses for a maternity photoshoot?

    Often, women will pose with their hands, or the father's hands, placed on their growing belly in maternity photos. Photos might be taken from the side to show a profile of the mother's shape or straight on to capture the joy on the subject's face.

  • How much does maternity photography cost?

    According to Fash, portrait photographers, including maternity photographers, typically charge between $100 and $250 per hour when photographing subjects. That cost normally equates to anywhere from $25 to $100 per edited image. On average, a photoshoot takes one full hour, whether indoors or outdoors.

  • How to get a photography contract with a maternity hospital?

    As a photographer, you need to have experience and proper training to work in a hospital setting. Most hospital photographers have some training in medical terminology as well as experience and training in how to safely work with new mothers and babies.