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Best Maternity Photographers in Tampa, FL

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10136 US Highway 19, Port Richey, FL 34668

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5.0 (59)
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4.9 (40)
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5.0 (2)

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Cara Reel Photography provides maternity portrait services in Tampa. Specializing in natural light photography, Cara Reel works with clients to determine the look and feel they want from their maternity sessions. Then, she helps them choose the best outdoor location for their photoshoots. Portrait sessions can last two hours and include the use of Reel's client closet, which has more than 100 maternity and non-maternity gowns. Reel is based in West Pasco and also offers family, newborn, and birth photography services.

11010 Kewanee Drive, Temple Terrace, FL 33617

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5.0 (33)
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5.0 (1)

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LB Photography LLC is a maternity, newborn, and family portrait photographer based in Tampa. Owner Lauren Blaylock's maternity photography services include styling assistance, maternity dresses and gowns, posing guidance, props, and printing services. Her photo sessions can be set at the beach or at the client's chosen location, and an online gallery is made available to clients after the shoots. Lauren also customizes heirloom products like wall arts, photo albums with leather or linen covers, fine art folio sets, and brag book sets.

Spring Hill, FL 34610

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5.0 (67)
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5.0 (40)

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DigitalMyst Photography is a family, child, newborn, and maternity portrait maker in Spring Hill. The company serves clients from Hernando, Pasco, Hillsborough, and the neighboring counties, and the team holds shoots in various scenic spots of Land O' Lakes, Wesley Chapel, West Chase, and other communities. DigitalMyst Photography has appeared in CityVoter's Tampa A-List of Best Photographers.

Riverview, FL 33569

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4.8 (79)
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4.8 (65)
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4.5 (12)

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Rachel Rayne Photography specializes in maternity photo sessions for Tampa families who want to document their pregnancy journey. Since 2010, photographer Rachel has been using her knowledge of lighting and posing to capture her clients in her studio or on the beach. As an advocate for women's empowerment, she photographs women of all shapes and sizes. She lets them select a designer maternity gown to wear during the session and assists them with hair and makeup. Rachel also instructs other photographers on posing ideas for maternity photoshoots.

4760 E Bay Dr, Clearwater, FL 33764

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4.9 (35)
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4.9 (15)

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Tracy Gabbard Photography is a portrait-style photography studio working with the people of Tampa. The studio offers maternity sessions for just the mother, the couple, and the whole family. Its founder, Tracy Gabbard, uses a posed style that portrays the connections between each of the family members. She also offers specialized plans for newborn babies to track their growth, starting in their first two weeks of life and continuing to their first birthday.

Tampa, FL 33635

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5.0 (128)
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5.0 (8)

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For over 6 years, Modern Newborn Photography has provided professional services to residents in the greater Tampa area. The studio offers in-studio or at-home maternity photography sessions for soon-to-be moms and their families. Modern Newborn Photography has numerous designer maternity gowns that moms-to-be can use for their photo shoots. Dakota has years of experience in maternity photography and is also a licensed cosmetologist. She can assist customers with hair and makeup prior to their photo shoot upon request.

Lutz, FL 33558

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5.0 (67)
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5.0 (3)

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Dana Nicole Photography is a family and maternity photography provider in Lutz. The artist documents the lives of pregnant women, infants, growing children, seniors, and adults, and she holds indoor and outdoor shoots. Clients can call or send an e-mail to check Dana Nicole Photography's availability for the sessions.

Tampa, FL 33611

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5.0 (2)

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Carlie Chew Photography is a family, child, and maternity photography service in Tampa. The prenatal on-location session costs $150, and the package includes up to 40 professionally edited images hosted in a private online gallery. Carlie Chew Photography also provides boudoir photography, and the company's products include portrait books and gift certificates. The founding artist has conducted a Lightroom course at the Florida Museum of Photographic Arts, and she now teaches camera enthusiasts on a one-on-one basis.

Mulberry, FL 33860

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LDE Photography is a lifestyle portrait maker in Mulberry that engages in wedding, family, and maternity photography. The founding artists are a husband-and-wife team, who marry personal instinct and professional experience to capture “unfeigned snapshots of real life as it happens.” LDE Photography's products include collages, canvases, cubes, gallery blocks, styrene and bamboo mounts, and frames. The shop also sells woodcraft items, and clients can visit the website to know more about the company's policies, packages, and current rates.

18205 Atherstone Trl, Land O Lakes, FL 34638

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5.0 (163)
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5.0 (91)
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5.0 (9)

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Angela Clifton Photography is based in the Tampa area. This studio offers maternity portraits, as well as newborn portraits and Womb to One packages, which include a maternity photoshoot followed by regular baby photos throughout the first year. Photographer Angela Clifton aims to help her subjects feel comfortable and beautiful. She offers photography services in the location of her clients' choosing, including in their own home, in the studio, and outdoors.

2020 Land O' Lakes Boulevard, Lutz, FL 33549

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4.6 (19)

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Precious Memories by Michelle Tampa offers on-location and in-studio photography services in Tampa. Michelle has a passion for taking quality newborn and maternity pictures and has been doing photography since she was 12. Her portfolio showcases her talent in capturing these images in their purest form. Michelle can do maternity sessions outdoors, in her studio, or at the beach. She also offers a great selection of newborn session options, first birthday/cake smash sessions, and children/family sessions.

Tampa, FL 33614

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4.8 (52)
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4.9 (33)

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Dream Portraits by Olaya is a newborn and maternity photography provider in Tampa. The company goes by the slogan, “Turning dreams into memories,” and the founding artist has more than five years of industry experience to freeze precious moments otherwise gone. Some of Dream Portraits by Olaya's recommended venues are Fort de Soto Park, Indian Rocks Beach Nature Preserve, and the less visited spots of the Gulf of Mexico's shorelines.

Lutz, FL 33548

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5.0 (72)
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5.0 (24)
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5.0 (1)

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Pure Bloom Photography is a studio in Lutz that engages in family, newborn, and maternity portraiture. The artist holds a bachelor's degree in psychology, and she blends her academic skill with professional experience to create an atmosphere that brings out positive energy and genuine emotion in her clients. Some of Pure Bloom Photography's captivating stills depict an expectant mother in a fabulous wrap, who celebrates the miracle of life in the woods, and a tiny baby girl smiling in her sleep.

Tampa, FL 33544

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Kate Boggs Portraits is a family, couple, child, and maternity photography provider in Tampa. The founding artist has more than five years of industry experience, and she focuses on telling captivating stories through vivid imagery. A client who had her prenatal photo shoot with Kate Boggs Portraits wrote, “[The founding artist] captured the beauty of the scenery and moments perfectly! I was even more impressed when [I] saw the brilliance of her editing...”

4309 South Grady Avenue, Tampa, FL 33611

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5.0 (9)

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Van Epps Photography is operated by Ansley Van Epps, a maternity photographer in Tampa. Ansley started photography in 2015 and specializes in maternity, newborn, family, and milestone photography. Ansley has taken safety courses to assure the safety and comfort of the client's baby during the photo shoot. She herself is a mother of two girls and has worked with children for over 10 years through a teaching career. Ansley received an award for the 2017 Best Newborn Photographers in Hoboken.

10006 Cross Creek Blvd, Tampa, FL 33647

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5.0 (67)

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Captured by Mallary Photography serves families in Tampa and the surrounding communities. It provides maternity photography to expecting mothers, who are given access to a maternity wardrobe. Clients can have the photo shoots done in the studio or at an outdoor location of their choice, such as a park or the beach. Mallary Denson, a former elementary school teacher, draws on her experience taking pictures at family gatherings. She also caters to models, children, families, and newborns.

  • Motherhood Photography
  • Maternity Portraiture
  • Maternity

Tampa, FL 33618

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5.0 (5)

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Big Pixel Creations is a full-service photography studio that caters to individuals and families in Tampa and the surrounding areas. With a focus on creating timeless family heirlooms, it provides maternity photography solutions for expecting mothers who are in between 28 and 32 weeks of gestation. Its services also include customizing clients' albums and wall art and giving them access to luxury gowns of various sizes and colors. Owner Angelina has more than a decade of photography experience.

  • Maternity
  • maternity photographer
  • Pregnancy Photohoot

Compare our Top Maternity Photographers

NameExpertise RatingAddressPromotionsLearn more
Cara Reel Photography
10136 US Highway 19, Port Richey, FL 34668
LB Photography, LLC
11010 Kewanee Drive, Temple Terrace, FL 33617
DigitalMyst Photography
Spring Hill, FL 34610
Rachel Rayne Photography
Riverview, FL 33569
Tracy Gabbard Photography
4760 E Bay Dr, Clearwater, FL 33764
Modern Newborn Photography
Tampa, FL 33635
Dana Nicole Photography
Lutz, FL 33558
Carlie Chew Photography
Tampa, FL 33611
LDE Photography
Mulberry, FL 33860
Angela Clifton Photography
18205 Atherstone Trl, Land O Lakes, FL 34638
Precious Memories by Michelle
2020 Land O' Lakes Boulevard, Lutz, FL 33549
Dream Portraits by Olaya
Tampa, FL 33614
Pure Bloom Photography
Lutz, FL 33548
Kate Boggs Portraits
Tampa, FL 33544
Van Epps Photography
4309 South Grady Avenue, Tampa, FL 33611
Captured by Mallary Photography
10006 Cross Creek Blvd, Tampa, FL 33647
Big Pixel Creations
Tampa, FL 33618

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.