Cabrera Photography is a studio in Miami Lakes that provides some of the finest “baby belly pics” in South Florida. The team combines the classical, contemporary, and fine art approaches to documenting individual and family milestones, and it helps clients attain their project goals by listening to their stories and understanding their needs. Cabrera Photography can provide hair and makeup services, as well as gowns and wraps, and it has years of experience in designing the best setting, directing the subjects, and making them relax during the shoot. The camera professionals advise expectant mothers to have their images taken between the 28th and 32nd week of their pregnancy, which is the best time to capture the fullness of their belly without causing discomfort, and it welcomes family members in the picture. The company has retouch artists, who can digitally adjust the shots to remove cellulite and unwanted pounds, yet retain the natural appearance of the image.
Miami Lakes, FL(305) 255-9922
Dee Durham Photography is a provider of family, child, and maternity portraiture in Miami Shores that crafts remarkable visual narratives and creates heirloom pieces out of these. The owner and company namesake, Ms. Durham, provides a relaxed, positive, and encouraging atmosphere during the session, and she has years of experience in capturing the smiles, the giggles, the laughter, and other emotions that describe the moment’s magic. Ms. Durham holds outdoor and indoor sessions for non-newborns, and she can shoot away any time of the year as long as the weather permits it. Dee Durham Photography also provide corporate headshots and commercial images, and some of the recommended venues are the Venetian Islands, Villa Vizcaya, St. Bernard de Clairvaux Church, Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, Española Way, and Everglades National Park. The shop’s website contains the complementary session information form for returning customers, as well as the current policies and pricing.
Miami Shores, FL(305) 804-2767
Image Maximum Photography is a “creative and passionate visual storytelling” company in Isles Beach that captures and preserves maternity and newborn moments. The owner and lead artist is an alumnus of New York Institute of Photography, who is a recipient of the NYI Merit Award and the 2011 Florida Park Service photo contest prize, and some of his works have appeared in National Geographic magazine. The team also handles weddings, engagements, showers, and other momentous occasions, and it provides still-life fine art photography and custom restoration as well. Image Maximum Photography is a Professional Photographers of America member, and it belongs in the Kodak Network of Professional Photographers. The coverage area includes Miami-Dade, Palm Beach, and Broward counties, and some of the locations are nature parks, beaches, and historic sites. The pregnancy portfolio features a woman celebrating the miracle of life in her belly at sundown, an anticipating couple with a pair of infant shoes and a “Coming Soon” announcement, and an expectant mother with her pre-schooler daughter enjoying a quiet afternoon in the woods.
Sunny Isles Beach, FL(786) 556-4885
John Bouma Photography is a provider of lifestyle portraiture in Miami that takes remarkable images of pregnant women, newborn babies, kids, teens, adults, and entire families. The camera professional mixes traditional and photojournalistic styles to document special moments, and it aims to “capture the experience in the most beautiful way possible.” The artist holds the shoots indoors and outdoors, depending on the client’s needs and goals, and he does so in a respectful, culturally sensitive manner. John Bouma Photography also creates corporate headshots, and it covers weddings, engagements, showers, bar and bat mitzvahs, birthday parties, and other events as well. The maternity sessions welcome the fathers in the picture, and the package includes a private online gallery for proofing and a set of high-resolution digital files with the right to print. The area of coverage includes West Flagler, Upper East Side, Sea Ranch Lakes, Loxahatchee Groves, Little Haiti, Jupiter Inlet Colony, Fort Lauderdale, and the breathtaking Florida Keys.
Miami, FL(305) 926-1429
Michael Fryd is one of the metro’s most prominent artists in Miami Beach, who engages in nature, family, and maternity photography. Mr. Fryd has been part of the industry since 1984, and his craft involves “artistry, technical mastery, and the ability to please customers.” Mr. Fryd has professional training and experience in handling both the camera and the computer, and his career as a faculty member at Carnegie Mellon University has given him a thorough understanding of color spaces, bit depth, compression technologies, and resolution that are vital in creating timeless images. Mr. Fryd treats each session uniquely because no two individuals or groups are alike, and some of the products are digital images with advanced retouching and custom giclée prints. Mr. Fryd holds the sessions in his studio or at the client’s preferred location, and he welcomes requests for destination shoots. The shop also produces corporate headshots and commercial images.
Miami Beach, FL(305) 673-5200
Rosa Ramental Photography is a provider of family, child, newborn, and maternity portraiture in Miami. The artist strives to capture some of life’s most wonderful moments, and she knows how to make the subjects feel comfortable during the shoot. The camera professional holds the sessions in parks, on beaches, and at locations that clients prefer, and she enjoys doing this during the sunrise and sunset, when natural light complements the glow on people’s faces. The maternity package can accommodate the anticipating father, the baby’s siblings, and their beloved pets, and some of the works feature a young boy kissing his mother’s belly bump, a couple in their forthcoming baby’s nursery, and young parents-to-be celebrating the miracle of life in the woods. Rosa Ramental Photography also creates corporate and glamor shots, as well as images for commercial use, and it covers weddings, engagements, communions, quinceañeras, picnics, fundraisers, and other gatherings. The area of coverage includes The Roads, Buena Vista East Historic District, Magnolia Park, Liberty City, Lemon City, Belle Meade, and San Marco Island.
Miami, FL(305) 773-8078
Tova Photography is a provider of family, child, newborn, and maternity portraiture in Miami Beach. The camera professional holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Photography, and she is a recipient of various grants and awards, including the National League for Innovation recognition, the Miami Dade College Best in Photography Award in the Emerging Artists of the Future category, and a Florida Women of Achievement scholarship. The artist has earned spots on broadcast shows and publications, including CBS News Online and Good Housekeeping, and she promotes the scenic spots in the city and neighboring communities. Tova Photography also covers engagements and other events, and it handles commercial accounts as well. Some of the corporate clients are Eurochannel, Lufthansa Technik, David Gray Insurance, Stiers Law, and the Center for Digital Government.
Miami Beach, FL(305) 321-3299
Viviana Arana Photography is a provider of maternity, newborn, and family portraiture in Miami. The artist commits to capturing and preserving some of life’s most cherished moments, and it takes the classical and contemporary approaches to creating treasures that transcend generations. The camera professional works indoors or outdoors, depending on the client’s project goals and requirements, and the locations include American Airlines Arena, Black Point Marina, Cape Florida Lighthouse, David T. Kennedy Park, Gesu Church, Jungle Island, Key Biscayne, Peacock Park, and Villa Vizcaya. Viviana Arana Photography also takes corporate headshots, and it holds daydream sessions as well. The company website and social media pages feature the camera professional’s works, and the package includes a telephone pre-consultation, a three-hour production that includes studio lighting and styling, an online gallery, and five edited images on CD.
Miami, FL(786) 486-9966