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Best Newborn Photographers in Charlotte
2021

Why These Newborn Photographers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Charlotte 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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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

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

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Read more about our selection process

Lia Christina Photography FEATURED Expertise.com

A full-service portrait studio, Lia Christina Photography specializes in maternity, newborn, baby's first year, and family photography. Christina conducts in-studio and on-location photo sessions in Union Country, North Carolina, and the surrounding areas. With her skills and expertise, she captures family, love, and life and creates them into beautiful pieces of art that become treasured memories for generations to come. Clients can contact the studio for a consultation and then schedule a five-minute phone session to finalize a booking. Services include one hour of photographs, an outfit change, and individual shoots of each child or family member.

1833 Dickerson Boulevard
Monroe, NC 28110

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Sweet Souls Portrait Design FEATURED Expertise.com

Sweet Souls Portrait Design provides customers in and around Charlotte with newborn photography services by Melody Gravely. Portrait sessions are held at Gravely's Lake Wylie, SC studio, where she provides beverages and snacks for clients and keeps a large collection of baby outfits and props, such as bonnets, headbands, and wraps. She works with clients to plan portraits that will fit their homes' color schemes and decorating styles. Sweet Souls Portrait Design also offers maternity photography.

Lake Wylie, SC 29710

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NicSo Studio FEATURED Expertise.com

NicSo Studio is a newborn photography studio in Waxhaw that offers its services to the residents in the Charlotte metro area. The studio specializes in newborn, one-year-olds, maternity, and family photography. Owner and photographer, Sofia Patrao, has years of experience in producing high-quality images for her clients. Clients of NicSo Studio can choose between in-studio and outdoor photo sessions. Its photography services include outfits in different sizes, a variety of studio props, and customized themes.

2406 Creek Manor Drive
Waxhaw, NC 28173

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Amanda McQuade Photography

Amanda McQuade Photography is based in Charlotte and serves clients in the city and the surrounding area. McQuade specializes in family and baby photography and shoots in several styles, including black and white, lifestyle, and natural light photography using vibrant colors in "found" locations. The company has been in business since 2012.

Charlotte, NC 28226

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Angela Shea Photography

Angela Shea Photography is located in Charlotte and has been serving clients in the city and the surrounding areas for more than ten years. Shea specializes in newborn and baby photography, and her years of experience have made her an expert at working with moody or restless subjects. She prefers to use natural light and usually comes to the client's home or a location of their choice for her shoots.

Charlotte, NC 28270

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Becca Bond Photography

Becca Bond Photography is based in Charlotte and specializes in baby, child, family, and maternity photography. Bond's lifestyle photographs are done in a photojournalistic style, where family members interact as they normally would and their interactions are captured on film. Bond consults with each client before the shoot to get a sense of their style and how best to customize the shoot.

Charlotte, NC 28211

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Beth Wade

Beth Wade is a North Carolina native who has lived in the Charlotte area for the past 10 years. She specializes in newborn, maternity, baby, and family photography and serves clients throughout North and South Carolina. Wade was listed as one of Photography Magazine's Top North Carolina Newborn Photographers in 2016 and is a member of Professional Photographers of America and the National Association of Professional Child Photographers.

Lake Wylie, SC 29710

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Carrie Howland Photography

Carrie Howland Photography is based in the Charlotte metropolitan area. This portrait studio offers newborn and maternity sessions, as well as family photography. Photographer Carrie Howland's style is warm and artistic. Her photographs are professionally edited to capture the subject's best features. Sessions are fully customized to match the style and personality of her clients. Carrie Howland Photography offers sessions on location in the clients' homes or outdoor locations, as well as in-studio.

17830 Statesville Road
Cornelius, NC 28031

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Cassie Leigh Photography

Cassie Leigh Photography is the brainchild of Concord-based husband and wife team John and Cassie Marsh, who have been shooting together for more than five years. The company specializes in wedding and newborn photography and offers studio packages to suit clients' different needs, including a single newborn session, a "belly to baby" pair of maternity and newborn shoots, and several other options.

Concord, NC 28025

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Erin Wilwert Photography

Erin Wilwert Photography is a photography studio serving the Charlotte metro area. For over five years, Erin Wilwert has offered newborn, child, family, and maternity photo services. For newborn sessions, the photographer can shoot either in the studio with a collection of outfits, props, and backdrops or at the hospital in a journalistic style. Erin Wilwert Photography also offers seasonal mini-sessions for child and family portraits that can be in-studio or on location.

5923 Waxhaw Hwy 2a
Mineral Springs, NC 28108

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Kirby Ann Photography

Kirby Ann Photography is a newborn photography studio in Mount Pleasant that also offers services to clients in Charlotte and surrounding areas. Its owner and photographer, Kirby Gordon, specializes in newborn photography as well as maternity and family photography. She also captures images of children and first-year milestones. Kirby allows clients to choose between in-studio and outdoor photoshoots. She is passionate about capturing timeless photos of smiling faces and happy babies.

1456 N Main Street
Mount Pleasant, NC 28124

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Kristen Montgomery

Kristen Montgomery is a Charlotte-based photographer who specializes in newborn, child, and family photography. Montgomery has been a professional photographer since 2008 and has placed in the National Association of Professional Child Photographers' International Image Competition. She offers newborn sessions either at clients' homes or her studio in the SouthPark shopping center.

Charlotte, NC 28210

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Latography

Latography is an independent photographer based out of Charlotte, NC. Serving clients in the area since 2011, Laura Wopperer specializes in newborn and baby shoots. As well, clients can request maternity, family, and event photography. All newborn shoots take place in a space of the studio that is dedicated to and designed for these subjects. The photographer began her career as a hospital photographer and is up-to-date on all necessary vaccines.

11052 Preservation Park Dr
Charlotte, NC 28214

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Lauren Ilg Photography

Lauren Ilg Photography offers newborn and maternity sessions for parents in Charlotte and throughout its surrounding areas. This studio was opened in 2015 and specializes in working with newborns and younger children. Photographer Lauren Ilg allows clients to choose their own location for sessions, offering to meet them on-location or providing a studio space that they can book their session in. Her style is classic and timeless. All packages include the use of props and gowns, as well as a digital gallery of edited images.

6203 Neptune Drive
Denver, NC 28037

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Lisa Foy Photography

Specialize in Newborn, Milestone, Family and Maternity Photography capturing moments to treasure forever.

109 Unionville Indian Trail Road
Indian Trail, NC 28079

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Lisa Yvette Photography

Based out of Charlotte, NC, Lisa Yvette Photography is a portrait studio that has been serving clients for over 6 years. The studio specializes in maternity, newborn, cake smash, and baby milestone sessions. A free over-the-phone consultation is conducted prior to the session. Clients are asked to complete a questionnaire and are provided with a preparation guide three weeks prior to the shoot. The studio offers workshops to budding photographers.

Charlotte, NC 28278

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Love & Light Photography

Love & Light Photography is the joint studio of Huntersville-based photographer Genevieve Boulanger and Savannah, Georgia-based Christopher Danger Mendrala. Boulanger has 15 years of experience as a photographer and also works as a yoga instructor. The studio offers several photography packages, including pregnancy, newborn, and six-month sessions as well as a full first-year plan with several sessions scheduled ahead of time.

Huntersville, NC 28078

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Madison Lane Photography

Madison Lane Photography is based in Charlotte and specializes in family and newborn photography in the area. The company provides full styling services for every shoot and schedules shoots during the late afternoon to capture the quality of the natural light at sunset. In addition to photography sessions, the studio also offers "Mom’s Photography Classes" to teach new moms who have access to DSLR cameras to take their own baby photos.

Charlotte, NC 28278

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Meredith-June Photography

Meredith-June Photography is located in Charlotte and also serves clients in Harrisburg, Concord, and other nearby towns. The studio specializes in newborn, baby, and family photography. Newborn sessions can be done either in the studio, which usually takes about two to three hours, or at the client's home in hour-long segments. Clients can also bundle maternity and newborn sessions together.

Charlotte, NC 28204

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NicCole Photography

NicCole Photography, a portrait photography agency located in Charlotte, NC, has been in business since 2011. The agency specializes in fine art in a variety of genres, including maternity, newborn baby, family, children, and small weddings. Clients can benefit from the use of the agency's studio wardrobe, including maternity gowns and limited children's clothing. Also, the studio offers newborn props, headbands, and wraps for portraits. Sessions can take place in the studio or the client's home.

Charlotte, NC 28209

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Nicole Bertrand Photography

Nicole Bertrand Photography is a photography studio that has been working with the residents of Charlotte since 2012. The studio's founder, Nicole Bertrand, uses natural lighting and settings to capture photos of babies during their first few days and weeks of life. She aims for candid shots that portray the emotions of the family. Nicole also offers maternity sessions for pregnant mothers, as well as sessions for the child's birth.

Matthews, NC 28105

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Shannon Anderson Photography

Shannon Anderson Photography has been specializing in newborn portraiture for the Charlotte area since 2013. Studio owner and operator, Shannon Anderson, also teaches photography classes and mentors new photographers, finding it helps keep her steadily growing in her craft. She offers newborn sessions at her studio, and also provides first year, child, and family photography. Past clients praise Shannon's patience when working with very young babies, her reasonable rates, and her ability to get even the shyest children and babies to smile.

Mooresville, NC 28117

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Staci Noel Photography

Staci Noel Photography is based in Harrisburg and serves clients throughout the Charlotte area. Staci specializes in photographing babies and children and has been doing so professionally for the past eight years. She is a member of the Professional Photographers of America and has studied with some of the most prominent newborn photographers in the country.

Harrisburg, NC 28075

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Two Little Monkeys Photography

Two Little Monkeys Photography serves clients in Charlotte and the surrounding areas. Photographer Samantha Bachand offers a wide range of photography and videography sessions, including birth sessions in the hospital, "fresh 48" sessions, and newborn, three-month, six-month, and nine-month milestone shoots. Newborn sessions should be booked several months in advance, and prices can be obtained by contacting the photographer through a form on the studio's website.

Indian Trail, NC 28079

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