Best Newborn Photographers in San Francisco

Why These Newborn Photographers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored San Francisco Newborn 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

Albena Ilieva Photography

Located in Lafayette, California, Albena Ilieva Photography serves clients throughout the San Francisco metro area. Albena Ilieva established her studio in 2014, specializing in newborn, maternity, and family photography. Ms. Ilieva focuses on composition, light, and organic colors, creating candid images of her clients and their loved ones. Each session results in a personalized gallery as well as edited high-resolution photographs available for download. Booking for newborns is recommended during the second trimester.

Lafayette, CA 94549


Anna Myers Photography

Anna Myers is located in Alameda, California and specializes in family portraits from newborns to toddlers to high school students to family pets. Her goal is to provide her clients with images that are unforgettable while also providing excellent customer service.

Alameda, CA 94501


Bojana Korach Photography

Bojana Korach Photography is a San Francisco area professional photography studio that specializes in creating heirloom-quality images to last a lifetime. The studio's owner and photographer, Bojana, is a member of the National Association Of Professional Child Photographers with a B.A. in Photography from Webster University. She's been shooting professionally for over ten years, defining her style as honest, timeless, and natural. Bojana's newborn sessions focus on capturing important details both small and large including sleepy baby, newborn nursery, the bond between baby and new parents, and fingers and toes.

Chicago, IL 60657


Carly Tabak Photography

Photographer Carly Tabak makes use of iconic San Francisco locations in her portraits of families, couples, and kids in the Bay Area. From Ocean Beach to Lover’s Lane, Carly Tabak encourages her subjects to have fun and relax during every shoot.

San Francisco, CA 94105


Happy Me Photography

San Carlo-based studio Happy Me Photography handles both studio and on-location photography sessions within the Sa Carlos CA. Their area of expertise is Newborn photography, they photograph newborns and babies up to 12 months of age. They also do cake smash photography with an emphasis on candid moments and natural lighting environments. Their most popular package, The Impression Package, lasts up to 75 minutes and comes with a complimentary disc of edited, high-resolution images.

San Carlos, CA 94070


Icarian Photography

Icarian Photography specializes in shooting families in natural looking settings in the San Francisco Bay Area. They do not charge travel fees within thirty miles of their 94705 zip code. Their overall goal is to make families and babies look beautiful in a relaxed session.

Berkeley, CA 94705


Jessica McCoy Photography

Jessica McCoy Photography is located in Benicia, California. Jessica takes photos of babies, kids, and families from around the Bay Area. Jessica McCoy says that her favorite photos are the ones that are unplanned and capture real emotions.

Benicia, CA 94510


Kate Fim

Kate Fim is a newborn photography studio that serves clients in and around San Francisco. Owner and sole photographer, Kate, is passionate about producing classic portraitures of newborns as well as babies and kids. Aside from conducting in-studio sessions, Kate also provides on-location photography sessions. For advanced bookings, Kate can shoot photos of newborn babies within 7-15 days after childbirth. Aside from newborn photography, Kate Fim also offers family photography sessions.

35 Chestnut st
San Francisco, CA 94549

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Lisa K. Cheney Photography Studio

Lisa K. Cheney Photography studio is a San Francisco, CA, area photography studio that specializes in newborn photography. Although newborn shoots are the primary focus, the studio also offers maternity and family portraits. A variety of snacks and beverages are available to the client during the shoot. Lisa K. Cheney has been in business since 2009 and was named the Baby Photo Awards International Baby and Child Photographer of the Year 2017.

842 Holloway Ave
San Francisco, CA 94112



Stephanie at is available to clients in the Bay Area. She photographs families, infants, and couples. As a designer and creative director, she strives for vivid photos that tell stories and are a true visual representation of her clients’ relationships.

San Francisco, CA 94107


Nightingale Photography

Christina Hernandez, owner of Nightingale Photography, specializes in family, newborn, and maternity photography and is located in the Bay Area. She has had previous experience as a photojournalist and is committed to creating customized sessions that suit each family.

Oakland, CA 94601



Catering to customers in San Francisco, PhotoUncle provides portrait photography services, including newborn and maternity sessions. Photoshoots can be held at an outdoor location or in-studio in San Jose. Photographer Vish combines lifestyle and documentary shots in his portrait sessions. His spouse and partner assists him in brainstorming photoshoot sets and ideas as well as in editing photos. Each personalized session with PhotoUncle comes with all the clicked and edited pictures in color and B&W. Some of PhotoUncle's other offerings are family portraiture, kids, headshots, and boudoir sessions.

1234 Flickinger ave
San Jose, CA 95131

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Shefali Parekh Photography

Shefali Parekh Photography is located in Union City, California, serving clients throughout the San Francisco Bay Area. Shefali Parekh founded her studio in 2017, specializing in newborn, maternity, family, and lifestyle photography. Ms. Parekh describes her style as natural, capturing the candid moments of love between family members. Maternity sessions take place on location an hour before sunset. In-home newborn sessions are natural, without posing, typically 6-20 days after birth. Booking 2-3 months in advance is recommended.

Union City, CA 94587


Venusgirl Photography

Heather Barlin at Venusgirl Photography had a passion for photography when she was just a young girl and now specializes in newborn, maternity, and family photography in the Bay Area. Heather strives to take authentic photos that make your family happy.

Oakland, CA 94601


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