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Best Newborn Photographers in Fremont, CA

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Our goal is to connect people with the best local professionals. We scored Fremont 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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Dublin, CA

Why choose this provider?

Olena Molochko Photography offers the services of newborn sessions for the benefit of residents of Fremont. It offers options of 2- to 4-hour photoshoots with 3 to 5 setups of props and clothes and 15 to 50 fully-hand-retouched high-resolution digital images. The company provides clients with the choice of conducting sessions at the studio or at their own homes. It brings its props and portable studio for the latter. Molochko is a scientist who uses industry-standard technology to capture her subjects.

Palo Alto, CA 94303

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5.0 (22)

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Camera Queen Photography is a photography studio located in Palo Alto, California that also serves clients in the surrounding areas of the San Francisco Bay. The owner of the studio has worked as a graphic and web designer and done photography for many corporate clients including Kodak and Family Life Magazine.The studio specializes in providing a variety of photography services including portrait photography of teenagers and children. Camera Queen Photography also provides model photography services and fine art photography. The studio’s work can be found on Etsy as well as Pinterest. Prospective clients can also see galleries on the studio’s website.

Pleasanton, CA 94566

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Photography by KC Chen is a newborn photography studio serving the community of Pleasanton. The group is known for capturing images that allow parents to relive those precious newborn moments forever, and the photographer also loves to tell stories via photography for babies, children, families, brides, personal portraits, lifestyle sessions, boudoir, and headshots. Interested parties can look through the studio's past work via galleries on its site, can also follow the photographer on her blog as well as on Facebook, Instagram, and Pinterest, and can request additional information regarding session details, availability, and pricing through a convenient online form. Photo shoots for commercial and editorial work are also available, and the site features sample shots from these categories as well.

Pleasanton, CA 94566

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5.0 (27)

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Baby Faces Photography is the studio of highly-trained professional photographer and founder Laura J. Keil, serving in and around Conrad, California. Leslie has worked for some of the biggest names in travel, gastronomy, architecture, and style in the world, shooting amazing photography for such titles as the LA Times, Elle Brazil, and more. Now Leslie has dedicated herself to capturing the things that make life most important, with newborn sessions offered, as well as family portraiture and childhood photography, both in-studio or outdoor sessions, which Leslie recommends for children over one year. Newborn photography is conducted at the client's homes for their convenience.

Compare our Top Newborn Photographers

NameExpertise RatingAddressPromotionsLearn more
Olena Molochko Photography
Dublin, CA
Camera Queen Photography
Palo Alto, CA 94303
Photography by KC Chen
Pleasanton, CA 94566
Baby Faces Photography
Pleasanton, CA 94566

FAQs

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    Newborn photographers have the skills and knowledge to create enchanting photographs while ensuring the baby’s safety. They’re comfortable holding newborns and setting up captivating poses with care. They understand what’s comfortable for the infant and how various positions will photograph. 

    Props and unusual poses are often a part of newborn photography. Some newborn photographers specialize in creating unique and fascinating photographs.

    However, those methods aren’t essential for capturing a beautiful, engaging photo of your baby. Simplicity, skill, and experience can work wonders. A discussion with potential baby photographers and a review of their portfolio can help new parents choose the newborn photographer that best meets their needs.
  • When is the best time to schedule my newborn session?

    Newborn photography session scheduling can be challenging. Parents have a very narrow window after the baby arrives to secure those time-sensitive photos. But babies don’t arrive on schedule. So, it’s best to find a newborn photographer well in advance of your due date. Be sure they're flexible and available in the weeks prior to and after that date.

  • How soon should you have your newborn photo shoot after birth?

    Newborns are easily identifiable by their size and the tight fetal position they had in the womb. But they don’t maintain those curly poses for long. So, it’s important to have their photo shoot a few days after birth. Try not to wait over two weeks post-childbirth if you want the brand-new infant image for your photos.

  • How long does a newborn shoot typically last?

    The length of a newborn shoot varies. But expect it to take at least two hours, possibly three to four hours. The infant’s comfort and safety are the priority. Little ones are unpredictable, and the photographer might need to wait until Baby has been lulled to sleep. Plus, the infant will probably need to be fed and changed during the shoot.

  • How much does newborn photography typically cost?

    On average, professional newborn photographers charge between $100 and $300 per hour, and the photo shoot can easily take up to four hours. Those fees should include the digital images. Parents will pay separately to have them printed. Other photographers charge flat fees per session or per number of photographs. Most of these services start at $100 or higher.

  • Why do you photograph babies between 5-14 days old?

     A productive photo shoot is difficult with newborns younger than five days. They’re hungry and restless, as they’re not yet familiar with being outside the womb. Wait about five to seven days when they’re on a somewhat reliable feeding schedule and sleepy and relaxed for longer periods of time. But waiting longer than two weeks risks losing that familiar newborn look.

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