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Best Maternity Photographers in San Diego
2021

Why These Maternity Photographers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored San Diego 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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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Read more about our selection process

Bethann Greenberg

Bethann Greenberg is a photographer specializing in families, newborns and maternity located in Escondido. Bethann takes pictures in-studio and on location all over San Diego, and she welcomes requests for destination shoots anywhere in the world. She encourages maternity sessions take place between 32 to 35 weeks and newborns around 2 weeks old to get those sleepy shots. Bethann is a recipient of the 2014 WeddingWire Couples' Choice Award for her wedding photography work.

Escondido, CA 92029

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Chasing Daylight

Chasing Daylight is a family, couple, and maternity photography service in San Diego. The shop also holds engagement, bridal, “babymoon,” and personal branding sessions, and the on-location shoots take advantage of natural light that brings out the glow and radiance of the subjects. Chasing Daylight welcomes pets in the visual narrative, and some of its works appear on the website.

San Diego, CA 92115

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Cuddlebug Photography

Cuddlebug Photography takes maternity photos for expectant mothers. This studio offers access to a variety of costumes for mothers and children. Sometimes it does conjunction maternity photo shoots with the mother and child together. Clients can choose from tiered product packages to decide which best suits their needs. The final product arrives as retouched digital photos in an amount corresponding with the chosen package. Cuddlebug Photography also offers other family photo setups for newborns, children, and families.

San Diego, CA 92131

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Fangting Photography

Fangting Photography serves families and individuals residing in San Diego. Founded in 2010, this company aims to provide quality photos to clients through its maternity, wedding, engagement, family, and newborn sessions. Lead photographer and owner Fangting Zuo conducts consultations to understand and meet clients' needs, offering custom videography and photography packages. She strives to capture clients' significant moments and uses camera lenses that come in six professional grades Fangting believes that capturing special moments is magical.

1280 Goshen Street 05
San Diego, CA 92110

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Jessica Davis

Jessica Davis is a lifestyle, newborn, and maternity photography provider in Solana Beach. The artist holds indoor and outdoor sessions, and some of her stills feature a pregnant woman in relaxed mode, anticipating couples celebrating the miracle of life on the beach, and elder siblings kissing the sleeping new addition to their family. Ms. Davis takes pride in giving clients “honest hours,” and she welcomes requests for destination shoots in other parts of America and the globe.

Solana Beach, CA 92075

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Kristine Marie Photography

Kristine Marie Photography is a bridal, newborn, and maternity portrait creator in Poway. The artist serves individuals, couples, and whole families from San Diego County and the neighboring communities, and she will travel to international destinations to capture and preserve precious client moments. Kristine Marie Photography is a recipient of the 2016 WeddingWire Couples' Choice Award.

Poway, CA 92064

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Little Blue Bow Photography

Little Blue Bow Photography specializes in Maternity portraits and children's portraits in San Diego and nearby communities. Little Blue Bow strives to create timeless images that capture life's most important and emotion-filled moments. Portrait sessions include the use of an extensive maternity gown collection, a 90-minute session, professionally retouched images, high-resolution digital files and a full print release. Maternity Collections start at an investment of $450 with digital images included. Heirloom products, such as albums, acrylic fine art prints, and metal wall art are available starting at an investment of $300.

San Diego, CA 92120

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Marisa McBride

Marisa McBride is a wedding and lifestyle photographer in Carlsbad, who creates remarkable images of couples joining in marriage, anticipating parents, children, and entire families. The artist collaborates with her clients from the pre-session stage to the ordering phase, and this is to achieve project success. Ms. McBride's maternity portrait collections start at $425.

Carlsbad, CA 92008

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Melisa Ford Photography

Melisa Ford Photography is a luxury maternity and boudoir photography studio that specializes in creating art to help women feel empowered and sexy as they learn to embrace their unique beauty and own their fierce femininity. This once-in-a-life-time experience will leave you feeling liberated, beautiful, and worthy of self-love.

Valley Center, CA 92069

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Melissa Perkins

Melissa Perkins is a newborn and maternity photographer in Coronado. The artist ran Just Hatched Photography, and she now partners with the founders of Sweet Me Photography. Ms. Perkins has more than a decade of experience working with delicate subjects, including pregnant women and freshly delivered bundles of joy, and she offers styling and preparation tips on the website. Clients can call or fill out the online contact form to know more about the products, services, and price schedule.

Coronado, CA 92118

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Shannon Jensen

Shannon Jensen is a pregnancy and birth photographer in San Diego. The artist has formal training in posing, lighting, digital editing, and newborn safety, and she combines her academic, professional, and motherhood experience to anticipate and capture flitting moments that are worth preserving. Ms. Jensen posts some of her masterpieces on the website, and she advises expectant mothers and their partners that a sunset session at 36 weeks works best. The $185 package includes digital files with the print release.

San Diego, CA 92117

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