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Best Maternity Photographers in Overland Park, KS

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Shawnee, KS 66216

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4.9 (196)
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4.9 (27)
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5.0 (3)

Why choose this provider?

Marie Photography is a portrait and special event photography provider located in Shawnee, Kansas and serving the surrounding Kansas region. Owner and photographer Sarah Chou opened her business in 2012 and has been in love with the art of photography ever since she picked up her first Canon 20D camera. Growing up on a Midwestern farm gave her with a strong work ethic, which she now applies to her business every day. Shortly after high school, she became interested in modeling and pageants where she further developed her love of photography. Recently, she's developed her tiny work space into a fully equipped studio. Marie Photography now specializes in photography of newborns, children, families, seniors, couples, weddings, engagements, and maternity photos of expecting mothers. The Marie Photography website offers a number of different booking options and a fill-in form to help new clients customize their session to fit personal needs.

Kansas City, MO 64110

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5.0 (5)
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5.0 (2)

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Rebecca Clair Photography is a lifestyle and maternity photography provider located in Kansas City, Missouri and serving the surrounding areas of Grandview, Raytown, Lee's Summit, Independence, Blue Springs, Liberty, Parkville, Overland Park, Lenexa, Merriam, Prairie Village, Shawnee, and Olathe. Owner and photographer Rebecca Clair began her company with a love of golden light and the drive to capture authentic relationships in cherished images. She specializes in maternity photography, couples photography, newborn photography, family photography, and photography for small businesses. Rebecca cares just as much about the customer's experience of a photo session as the finished product and makes sure to walk her clients through all the details of what to expect. She also counsels them on what to wear, so that her subjects can be comfortable and relaxed. Her company offers options of one-hour and two-hour sessions, as well as twenty to thirty minute mini-sessions.

1910 Massachusetts Street, Lawrence, KS 66046

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4.9 (78)

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The Junebug Photography Studio in Overland Park has been in business since 2013. The JPS team is led by Nikita, the owner and lead maternity photographer. Each on-location or in-studio maternity photography session starts with a consultation to define the client's expectations. The team includes professionals trained in makeup and hair artistry, newborn safety, and image retouching. As a member of the International Association of Newborn Photographers, Junebug also specializes in newborn photography as well as birth photography.

Kansas City, MO 64137

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4.8 (39)

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Happy Chick Photography is a family portrait and special event photography provider located in Kansas City, Missouri and serving the surrounding Kansas City metropolitan region. Owner Christy Lonergan is a professional portrait photographer who has been working in the Kansas City area since 2004. She grew up in Manhattan, Kansas as an assistant in her hobbyist photographer father's dark room and was fascinated by the medium from a very early age. After a brief stint in the corporate world, she decided to follow her passion and become a "happy chick" with a camera. She specializes in creating beautiful, memorable images of a growing family from a child's very first day of life to later stages of a loved one's development. She brings patience and personalized attention to every assignments she undertakes and is experienced at making all age groups feel comfortable in her studio or on location. Happy Chick offers a number of different types of portraits including maternity, newborn, baby plan, kids, seniors, and photos featuring the entire family. Her company also features a sexy but tasteful boudoir photography option for singles or married couples.

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Matilda McIntyre Photography

Kansas City, MO 64030
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Matilda McIntyre Photography is a portrait and event photography provider located in Kansas City, Missouri and serving the surrounding Kansas City metropolitan area. Owner and photographer Matilda McIntyre is a Kansas City resident who loves natural light but also enjoys working with off-camera flash setups in the studio and outdoors. Her passions are child and wedding photography, as a wife and mother to three children. Matilda's services include portraits of newborns, babies, children, weddings, engagements, expecting mothers, and other special events. Her blog features many examples of recent work so that new customers can decide what style is right for them.

Compare our Top Maternity Photographers

NameExpertise RatingAddressPromotionsLearn more
Marie Photography
Shawnee, KS 66216
Rebecca Clair Photography
Kansas City, MO 64110
Junebug Photography Studio
1910 Massachusetts Street, Lawrence, KS 66046
Happy Chick Photography
Kansas City, MO 64137
Matilda McIntyre Photography
Kansas City, MO 64030

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.

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