Laurels

Best Newborn
Photographers in
Washington DC
2020

Why These Newborn Photographers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Washington DC 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. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

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

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Briana Inell Photography

Briana Inell Photography is a maternity, newborn, and child photography studio that opened in 2014. It's based in Northern Virginia but serves Greater Washington as well as Hampton Roads, and Briana regularly travels to the New York City area and can accommodate other travel requests. She specializes in newborn photos and offers a Fresh 48 package, which includes photos of the family with their new infant in the first two days after birth. She offers both indoor and outdoor sessions for all photography.

Washington, DC 20001

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Capitol Hill Portraits

Capitol Hill Portraits is a locally owned businesses photographing newborns for clients in the Washington, D.C., metro area. Owner Timothy Devine specializes in portraits and has over 20 years of experience with framing and lighting techniques. Clients typically receive initial proofs in less than 24 hours and may select their favorites to be retouched in order to fit their desired aesthetic. Capitol Hill Portraits also does portraits of families as well as professional headshots.

Washington, DC 20002

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Danielle Hobbs Photography

Danielle Hobbs Photography is a professional photography company specializing in newborn, maternity, baby and family portraits for families in the DC and Northern Virigina areas. Owner and photographer, Danielle Hobbs aims to capture the small, precious moments that families can enjoy for years to come. She takes an honest, laid back, and silly approach to capturing newborns and their families with a modern and simple style that is timeless.

Washington, DC 29464

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Danielle Sara Photography

Danielle Sara Photography of Rockville specializes exclusively in newborn, maternity, birthday, and family portraits, offering custom sessions to best capture the story of a family. Danielle, a mother herself, holds a degree from the Washington School of Photography and is a member of the PPA and NAPCP. Many of the mothers she has worked with in the past have appreciated her professionalism and ability to work well with newborns in particular. In addition, Danielle offers mentoring sessions for aspiring photographers.

Rockville, MD 20850

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Dorie Howell Photography

Dorie Howell provides maternity, newborn, and family photography sessions throughout the Washington metro area from her comfortable and professional home studio in Reston. Her work has been featured in local and national magazines, won awards and publications, and even been featured on air for Fox 5 DC. Shooting from home on her tree-lined property allows Dorie to offer sessions at a low cost and the easy ability to capture both indoor and outdoor photographs

Honey & Child Photography

For the past seven years, Honey & Child Photography has grown to an award-winning photography studio. Randi Honey Morgan, offers custom portraiture services focusing on maternity, newborn, baby, and family sessions. Her talent combined with her perfectionistic eye has allowed her to deliver beautiful packages to her clients. Randi’s background as an art major combined with her role as a mother lends to her expertise and laid back approach to working with little ones. Clients have praised her patience and care during her sessions, many calling her the “baby whisperer”.

Haymarket, VA 20169

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Irene Abdou Photography

For nearly a decade, Irene Abdou Photography of Germantown-Clarkburg has offered a full range of boutique photography services, including maternity & newborn and family photography. Irene, a former humanitarian aid worker, is the two-time winner of the Bride's Choice Award by WeddingWire and hundreds of her photographs have been published in magazines, books, and other publications both nationwide and internationally.

Germantown, MD 20871

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Jessica Caso Photography

Jessica Caso Photography, serving the Washington DC Metro Area, is the Falls Church studio of award-winning newborn and family photographer Jessica Caso. In addition to being named one of DC's Top 5 Newborn Photographers by Hush Hush Little Baby, her work has been featured on HGTV, the DIY Network, and in many other venues. Jessica believes in capturing what makes each family unique and special through her work.

Falls Church, VA 22042

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Jessica Torch Photography

Jessica Torch Photography takes on location newborn, maternity, and family photographs using natural light. Throughout D.C. and northern Virginia, Jessica serves families that praise her ability to capture intimate moments with a friendly demeanor and collaborative approach. Her pricing includes all editing costs and full rights to the images without any additional fees.

Washington, DC 20009

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Judah Avenue Photography

Founded by Nafa Ribeiro, Judah Avenue Photography in Silver Springs provides wedding, maternity, and newborn photography sessions throughout the Washington DC Metro area. Nafa and her team of photographters have been featured in numerous blogs and publications such as Project Wedding, Essence Magazine, and the Bump, and Nafa's warm personality and—to use a common word from several reviews—remarkable results have won over mothers both expectant and new.

Silver Spring, MD 20906

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Julie Kubal Photography

Julie Kubal Photography of Washington offers newborn and family photography that focuses on capturing stories through images. With her background in photojournalism and documentary work, Julie shoots sessions on location using natural light, taking a series of images that can be kept as coffee table albums, wall galleries in the home, or image boxes with prints. Since beginning to photograph families after the birth of her own child in 2008, she has served famlies throughout the Washington metro area.

Washington, DC 20011

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Little Moon Photography

From her downtown Leesburg studio, Amber Maness of Little Moon Photography provides newborn and baby photography services. For nearly a decade, Amber has photographed thousands upon thousands of newborns throughtout Virginia, and earned many repeat clients during that time because of her patient and professional approach. In addition to her own photography, she teaches workshops for aspiring photographers looking to start their own businesses.

Leesburg, VA 20175

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Maisi Julian Photography

A mother of two and a former teacher, Maisi Julien takes newborn, family, and couple portraits from her studio in Alexandria. Her work has been published in several publications and her clients praise the professional but easy demeanor Maisi brings to each of her sessions. For families with special needs in particular, Maisi is happy to work with her clients to fit the session to their particular circumstances or concerns.

Alexandria, VA 22304

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Nataly Danilova Photography

Nataly Danilova Photography specializes in newborn photography in the Washington, D.C., metro area. The studio offers numerous designer dresses for moms and a wide selection of props, outfits, headbands, wraps, hats, blankets, and flower bonnets for newborns. It has a separate newborn studio that includes a changing table, bottle warmer, extra diapers and wipes, and comfortable seating. Photographer Nataly Danilova has more than 15 years of photography experience and is a member of the International Newborn Photography Association.

3505 Willow Green Ct
McLean, VA 22124

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Rebecca Berger Photography

Rebecca Berger Photography provides photography services to families in Washington, D.C. Rebecca uses natural light to capture maternity, family, and newborn images. Portrait sessions typically include 60-90 minutes with the photographer, a selection of high-resolution images which are hand-edited, and a password-protected gallery. The photographer works to catch natural moments between her subjects. Pets are welcome during photo sessions, and extended family members can be added for an additional fee.

Washington, DC 20010

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Roe & Co.

Roe & Co. is a photography studio capturing moments in the lives of people in Washington, D.C. The studio's owners, Kurstin and Allison, have a collective experience of over 15 years in the industry, and one of their specialties is newborn photography. They take indoor and outdoor photos of babies and their parents to immortalize the beginning of the child's life. The photographers also offer full-family portrait sessions. Kursten has served as a photographer for a world leader.

11985 Market St
Reston, VA 20190

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Roneyfield Photography

With more than 15 years of experience, Sara Roney of Roneyfield Photography captures weddings, engagements, family portraits, and mommy and baby session photographs. Her studio in Fairfax has served couples and families throughout Virginia and the Washington Metro Area, who praise Sara for the knowledge and passion that show in her results. For newborn sessions, Sara offers the option of lower-cost, intimate shoots at her in-house studio in Fredericksburg.

Stefanie Harrington Photography

From her studio in Washington, Stefanie Harrington is a birth and newborn photographer who takes a candid and creative approach to her work. Her work has received accolades from many print outlets and photography blogs as well as the many happy families whose special moments she has captured—some of whom have taken to calling her the “baby whisperer.” Stefanie is a member of the International Association of Professional Birth Photographers and a mother of two young boys.

Washington, DC 20008

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Stephanie Honikel Photography

Stephanie Honikel is a family, newborn, and maternity photographer in Ashburn. The artist hails from Germany, and she serves all Northern Virginia, Maryland, and D.C. neighborhoods. Ms. Honikel welcomes man's best friends, horses, and other beloved animals in the picture, and clients can send her an e-mail to know more about her products and services.

Tanya Leigh Rey Photography

Tanya Leigh Rey of Lorton is a maternity, newborn, and family photographer happy to serve Northern Virginia and Washington, DC. With over a decade of professional experience as a photographer and over a decade of experience as a mother, many of her clients have praised Tanya's patient and caring approach to working with their little ones.

The Kama Photography

Karolina and Benjamin McLean of the Kama Photography Studio specialize in wedding, maternity, newborn, and family photography in the Washington DC Metro area. They use natural lighting in their sessions to evoke classic, romantic imagery with a contemporary feel. As parents themselves, Karolina and Benjamin bring a patient and easy-going approach towards working with young ones—many previous families they have worked with praise their abilities to work with even the shyest of children.

Tiny Touch Photography

Since 2009, Angela McLaughlin has grown Tiny Touch Photography of Gambrils, MD into an award-winning maternity and newborn photography studio. Angela focuses on providing fine art portraits of mothers and young children from her conveniently located studio between Baltimore and Washington, with an emphasis on creating a safe space for the child and shooting quickly—without the stressful 6 hour sessions that are sometimes common elsewhere. She believes in building relationships with her clients and providing them captured memories.

Gambrills, MD 21054

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