Laurels
Best Newborn
Photographers in
Columbia
2017

Why These Newborn Photographers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored newborn photographers on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analysed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best newborn photographers in Columbia, MO.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Emily Poston Photography

Emily Poston Photography has been photographing newborns throughout New Bloomfield for almost 5 years. Newborn sessions last two to three hours and take place at the photographer's in-home studio between five and 12 days after birth. Parents receive custom editing of at least 20 images and access to an online gallery for ordering and sharing. Toddler sessions also take place at the photographer's studio, but other child and family shoots can take place on-location where the parents prefer. Maternity, high school seniors, and cake smash sessions are also available. Emily Poston Photography is a member of Clickin Moms' CMPro.

New Bloomfield, MO(573) 999-0492

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Fairfeather Art

Fairfeather Art has been a Huntsville newborn photographer since 2011. The fine art photo studio specializes in newborn photography and offers sessions for those within 14 days of birth and 30 to 60-minute sessions for those within two months of birth. Siblings are able to take part in the shoot, and moms can bring props from home, although there are items on hand at the studio for the newborn. Fairfeather Art is licensed, is a member of the Professional Photographers of America, and offers photography services for family, maternity, baby, child, and high school graduates as well.

Huntsville, MO(660) 269-6841

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Fresh Inspirations Photography

Fresh Inspirations Photography is a newborn photo studio serving the Columbia area. The company specifically offers lifestyle newborn sessions where the photographer comes to the parents' home in order to capture memories in the newborn's natural setting, including the baby’s crib, rocking chair, and other nursery elements and decor. Sessions should be booked while the mother is still pregnant and finalized after birth for when the baby is five to 10 days-old. The team seeks to create portraits and albums that will become family heirlooms and also handles wedding photography, high school senior portraits, and other lifestyle shoots.

Columbia, MO(573) 682-2326

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Holly J Greenup Photography

Holly J Greenup Photography serves the Columbia community with newborn photography. Newborn sessions take one to two hours, and parents need to bring their own props. The studio also offers photo shoots for birth, maternity and postpartum, family and child, wedding and engagement, cake smash sessions, business needs, pets, and fitness. The owner works as a free lance photographer and graphic designer, received a BFA in Graphic Design and Photography from Columbia College, and is a Marketing and Projects Manager at a national non-profit organization.

Columbia, MO(573) 864-7116

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Imago Dei Portraits

Imago Dei Portraits takes photographs of newborns in the Columbia area. Newborn sessions take place within two weeks of birth at the photographer's in-home studio and last two to three hours. Props, posing blankets, hats, wraps, head-bands, and baskets are available, and siblings and parents can participate in the shoot to a limited extent. Parents can opt for a package combining a newborn session with a maternity and/or hospital mini session, and clients can also request separate maternity, family, baby, and child photo shoots.

Columbia, MO(573) 280-8720

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Joyce Eveler Photography

Joyce Eveler Photography is a Jefferson City newborn photographer. Sessions can take place at the newborn's home or in the studio and last for up to two hours. Parents can order portraits in black and white, color, vintage, or a “touch of color,” and other specialty items include custom collages, a custom-designed press printed book, a keepsake session album, and greeting cards. The photographer provides a relaxed and spontaneous atmosphere for capturing the most genuine images possible and also photographs seniors, maternity, babies, children, and teens.

Jefferson City, MO(573) 634-6219

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Kristi Lea Photography

Kristi Lea Photography has been photographing newborns in Columbia since 2013. The photographer is most dedicated to newborn photography, has attended workshops to train specifically for newborn sessions, and has been called “baby whisperer” by clients for her ability to capture the most precious of moments. Parents need to contact the owner directly to discuss an appointment time. Kristi Lea Photography also offers senior portraits, wedding and engagement photography, children and family shoots, and boutique cake smash sessions.

Columbia, MO(573) 673-7107

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Photography by Angelique

Photography by Angelique offers newborn photography to the Columbia community. Newborn sessions should take place within two weeks of birth, all details will be finalized via a pre-session phone consultation, and parents will pick their preferred location. Both parents and siblings can be in the photographs as well, and clients will receive access to an online gallery and 50 to 80 proofs to be selected via an in-person design ordering session. Photography by Angelique also offers sessions for maternity, babies, children, seniors, family, college graduate, weddings, and commercial work.

Columbia, MO(573) 355-2900

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Rachel Demand Photography, LLC

Rachel Demand Photography, LLC has been a Columbia newborn photo studio since 2011. The photographer books a limited number of newborns and only two births each month, and clients can opt for a birth session, birth with newborn session, or a maternity shoot along with either a birth or newborn package. The photographer prefers to meet with pregnant mothers ahead of any birth session to talk and get to know one another. Rachel Demand also offers milestone photos and family shoots, and payment plans are available.

Columbia, MO(573) 881-5628

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Rebecca Allen Photography

Rebecca Allen Photography handles newborn photos for Columbia parents. The studio specializes in documentary photography and aims to capture real moments, genuine interaction, and true personality in its work. Packages can be customized per client depending on budgets and needs, and parents should contact Rebecca Allen to discuss. The photographer serves as a Photo Team Coordinator at the True/False Film Fest and is a Production Photographer for MU Dept of Theatre and MU Summer Rep Theatre. Clients can order wedding and other family photography as well.

Columbia, MO(573) 268-7700

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Rogue Studios

Rogue Studios offers newborn photo shoots in the Columbia area. The studio has a reputation for making each session a unique and fun experience and encourages potential clients to look through the company's Pinterest page to get to know its style and approach. Parents can review all session types and associated fees on the company's website and are free to contact Rogue directly online as well. The photographer has a background in early child development and education and a degree in Family Studies.

Columbia, MO(573) 819-7270

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Still Image Impressions

Still Image Impressions is a Columbia newborn photography company. Parents can take a look at an online gallery of past newborn photos to get to know the photographer's style, and other services include high school senior portraits, lifestyle and relationship photography, wedding photography, maternity sessions, family and child portraits, and baby sessions. Clients can book directly online via the studio's site and can contact Still Image Impressions directly with any questions on pricing and availability via an online form. After a session, clients can proof their images via a password-protected portal on the website.

Columbia, MO(573) 864-1798

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Sweet Water Photography

Sweet Water Photography is a Boonville newborn photo studio. Each session takes place in the parents' home and will last two to four hours. The photographer has a reputation for making shoots relaxed and fun and lists some tips on its website for the baby to be properly prepared. Siblings can take part in the session in the first hour, and shots can be taken outdoors as well. Sweet Water Photography also specializes in baby milestone and child photos, family portraits, holiday mini-sessions, high school senior portraits, and wedding photography.

Boonville, MO(913) 306-3315

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Three Little Foxes Photography

Three Little Foxes Photography takes photos of newborns throughout Columbia. The photographer aims to reflect the soul of her subjects and capture those fleeting moments. She specializes in birth stories, the full day of labor as well as two hours with the newborn after birth, and can come anytime of night and even photograph c-sections as long as it is allowed. Clients can also ask for full newborn sessions, maternity sessions, and other family and child shoots and should contact Three Little Foxes to discuss details over a coffee or tea.

Columbia, MO(573) 489-1370

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