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Best Maternity Photographers in Jacksonville

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Our goal is to connect people with the best local professionals. We scored Jacksonville 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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Jacksonville, FL 32244

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5.0 (47)
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4.6 (11)

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Oswar Photography captures sentimental and authentic images of individuals and families in and around Jacksonville. Oswar Nieves, the photographer, holds in-studio and outdoor maternity photography sessions. He also offers newborn and children's photography services using professional-quality Sony digital cameras and lenses. Oswar was included in The Guide to Florida's 2023 Best of Florida Maternity and Newborn Photographers. Additionally, he was voted among the top 3 photographers in the area. Oswar is also a member of the Professional Photographers of America.

Jacksonville, FL 32099

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Amanda Dennette Photography is a professional photography studio serving Jacksonville and nearby counties. The studio is owned and operated by a premier photographer, Amanda Chitwood, who specializes in maternity, newborn, child, family, and senior photography. Amanda has established her reputation as a choice photographer because of her expertise in capturing the innocence of childhood and the cohesiveness of family through her pictures...

Fernandina Beach, FL 32034

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4.9 (77)
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5.0 (29)

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Pam Bell Photography is a professional photographer in Fernandina Beach capturing special moments for a lifetime of memories. Pam specializes in weddings and engagements, maternity, babies and children, families, couples, seniors and teen portraits. She also engages in fine art environmental portraiture using her 15 years of experience to guarantee outstanding photography.

520 Market St., Jacksonville, FL 32095

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5.0 (22)
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5.0 (4)

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Tori Stauffer Photography is a print-based studio that offers photography services in Jacksonville and its nearby areas, including Beachwalk and Palencia. It is named after its owner and lead photographer, Tori Stauffer. She specializes in maternity, newborn, and family photography. Her clients can choose to have the output turned into a customized wall art like canvass. The photos can also be framed or placed in an album. One of the albums that she has was handmade in Italy.

Jacksonville, FL 32207

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5.0 (151)
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5.0 (105)
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5.0 (11)

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Sarah Hedden Photography combines simple fun, beauty, and artistry in her work as a professional photographer serving Jacksonville and the surrounding communities. Sarah is a natural light photographer specializing in wedding photography, newborn, children, family, maternity, and senior portraits either on the client's location of choice or in-studio. Sarah Hedden Photography is a member of the Professional Photographers of America and a winner of the Wedding Photo Awards at Wedaward.com.

Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250

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5.0 (21)

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Purple Hippo Photography & More captures life's sweetest moments for clients in Jacksonville Beach and the surrounding areas. Professional photographers specialize in engagement and wedding events, newborn, maternity, children, seniors, and family photography. The beautiful photographs taken by Purple Hippo Photography & More preserve the cherished memories of life's many blessings.

Neptune Beach, FL 32266

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5.0 (95)

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Tonya Beaver Photography has a reputation throughout the Neptune Beach area for Tonya's expertise in wedding photography. Tonya also specializes in engagements, maternity, newborns, and family photography. She uses fun and laughter in her efforts to capture her clients' special moments through beautiful portraits either on location or in her studio.

272 Aster Avenue, Middleburg, FL 32068

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5.0 (10)
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5.0 (1)

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Photobug Studios Inc. is a Middleburg-based photography company that serves clients in Jacksonville and surrounding areas. Its owner and photographer, Gene Crain, specializes in maternity photography. He offers outdoor or on-location photography sessions to produce timeless and natural portraits for pregnant mothers. Photobug Studios Inc. also offers sports photography, real estate photography, wedding photography, and children and family photography services. Photobug Studios Inc. also covers outdoor music events and corporate events.

Jacksonville, FL 32099

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5.0 (41)
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5.0 (17)

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Melody Coarsey Photography is a premier professional photography studio serving Jacksonville and the surrounding communities. The owner and photographer, Melody Coarsey, specializes in newborn and maternity photography, child portraits, and family photos. Melody's signature style uses natural lighting in the studio or lifestyle sessions in the client's home to create beautiful photographs.

Jacksonville, FL 32205

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5.0 (2)
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4.9 (1)

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Corinna Hoffman Photography is a creative professional photographer in Jacksonville focused on capturing on film the fun in weddings and families. Corinna specializes in maternity, newborns, babies, children, and engagements. Corinna Hoffman is willing to travel anywhere in the USA and throughout the world to take wedding photos or any other kinds of events on assignment.

Jacksonville, FL 32099

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5.0 (2)

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Meredith Rowe is a professional newborn and lifestyle photographer based in Fernandina Beach and serving Amelia Island, Jacksonville, and the surrounding communities. Meredith delights in capturing fleeting moments and turning them into memories that last a lifetime. Meredith has spent the last decade establishing herself as one of the most sought-after photographers in the area, and she is available for travel and on-location bookings.

Jacksonville, FL

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5.0 (19)
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5.0 (10)

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Jenifer Shampine Photography caters to clients who need maternity photoshoots in Jacksonville and nearby locations. It makes use of bold and colorful imagery to celebrate motherhood, with an emphasis on capturing the bond between mother and child. It also showcases the mother's figure by providing access to different dresses and gowns. The studio ideally conducts these sessions between 26-32 weeks, or during the client's second trimester. In addition, it provides a range of photography services, from newborns and milestone events to birthday celebrations and family sessions.

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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.