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Best Newborn Photographers in Washington DC
2021

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. 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

Gena Marie Photography FEATURED Expertise.com

Gena Marie Photography is headed by newborn photographer Gena who is based in Washington DC. She specializes in capturing portraits of babies but also offers services on family portrait photography and maternity photography. Through her work, she aims to capture the natural connection between the families she photographs and take portraits of newborns that clients will treasure for a lifetime. Her photography packages offer different inclusions to cater to clients' different needs. Some packages include only digital files while others include an album and a print.

9003 Crystal Oaks Lane
Upper Marlboro, MD 20772

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TuBelle Photography FEATURED Expertise.com

Established by Belle, TuBelle Photography specializes in lifestyle newborn photography in Washington, DC, and nearby areas. Belle provides a relaxed environment for clients during sessions, focusing on the unposed and natural quiet moments between mom and baby. She ensures successful sessions with her clients by guiding them on how to prepare their home, giving them complimentary access to her MBT Client Closet, and using some of her tricks to keep older children relaxed and laughing during the sessions.

Gainesville, VA 20155

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Alexia Ballantine Photography

Alexia Ballantine Photography specializes in newborn portraits in Washington, DC, and the surrounding areas. It offers lifestyle and Fresh-48 sessions that aim to capture the baby's first moments in a natural and simple manner. The photographer primarily uses natural light, both indoors and outdoors, using a variety of techniques for photos to be soft and colorful. She also offers complimentary consultations, so the clients can familiarize themselves with the process.

Poolesville, MD 20837

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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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Casandra Lorraine Photography

Casandra Lorraine is a newborn photographer based in Stafford, VA but travels to newborn parent homes. She has a specially curated mobile studio that she uses for her shoots and utilizes handcrafted props and knits. Casandra Lorraine specializes in newborn and maternity photography and has a strong focus on intricate photo details and having a professional attitude in producing sun-drenched and vivid outdoor portraits.

Quantico, VA 22134

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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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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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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 Green Photography

Jessica Green Photography is a photography studio catering to families in the Washington DC and Charlottesville areas. It was founded by Jessica Hendricks, a professional photographer specializing in newborn photography. Her photography style revolves around simple and timeless themes with the goal to capture the joy and beauty that emanates from a growing family. Clients have the option to customize their newborn packages according to their visions and may book their sessions by emailing the company. Jessica also photographs weddings and family shoots.

654 Holly Crest Drive
Culpeper, VA 22701

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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

With a background in photojournalism and documentary work, Julie Kubal has been photographing babies, children, and families throughout the Washington metro area for 12 years. She is known for her simple, crisp compositions that capture authentic emotion in her subjects. Her sessions are conducted on location, often in clients’ homes, to make images that form a narrative of their current stage of life. She collaborates closely with each family, taking them through a fun, stress-free, efficient process while helping them design custom artwork to showcase their images. Her work graces the walls in homes of hundreds of families around the region.

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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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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Stacey Brenner Photography

Stacey Brenner Photography LLC takes portraits of newborn babies in the Washington DC area. Her sessions take place in clients' homes as Stacey Brenner's goal is to photograph newborns in a simple and comfortable setting. She utilizes a lifestyle approach that aims to capture the natural connection between the family and the newborn baby. Stacy Brenner's imagery is dominated by vibrant, bright, and true-to-life colors. Aside from newborn photography, she also takes family portraits and holds maternity sessions.

42684 Tunstall Terrace
Ashburn, VA 20147

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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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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.

Reston, VA 20190

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