Best Maternity Photographers in Columbus

Why These Maternity Photographers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Columbus Maternity 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

Wildflower Fine Art Portraits FEATURED

Wildflower Fine Art Portraits is located in Hilliard and provides newborn, maternity, children and family photography in the Columbus area. Photographer Christa Gable-Smothers has been a Central Ohio photographer since 2009 and has a full service, commercial studio. Christa creates a glamorous maternity session experience with professional hair and makeup, a full wardrobe of gowns for clients to use and both outdoor and indoor portraits in her 1200 square foot studio. Maternity session fees are $150 and do not include any products or prints. Products start at $450. Clients typically book 2 months in advance to get on her very full schedule.

3856 Lattimer St.
Hilliard, OH 43026


Bare Baby Photography

Bare Baby Photography is a New Albany business that specializes in newborn portraiture. The business offers maternity, family, and children portraits with sessions starting at $125. The photographer of Bare Baby Photography has a style that the business’s website describes as “soft and pure.” The business’s website has an FAQ page where the photographers answers questions about sessions, timing, wardrobe, and more.

New Albany, OH 43054


Big Fish Stories

Big Fish Stories is a photography and design company in Westerville that specializes in family, children, maternity, and newborn photography. The business offers birth photography sessions as well as high school senior portraits. Session fees include any pre-session planning, the session itself, and then a live gallery reveal hosted at the business’s studio with snacks and refreshments to help make the decision process less overwhelming when it comes to choosing favorite images for prints and products they would like to order. Big Fish Studios sells products in collection form or individually.

Westerville, OH 43081


Cathy Blackstone Photography

Cathy Blackstone Photography of Westerville is a photographer who specializes in maternity, newborn, children, and family photography. The business also offers high school senior portraits. Though Cathy enjoys taking the classic, well-composed family photo, what she truly loves is taking pictures of the candid and that natural moments and emotions that arise throughout the fun, laid back atmosphere of the session. She is always happy to incorporate pets into family photos and other sessions.

Westerville, OH 43081


Christy Rice Photography

Christy Rice Photography in Columbus is a family and lifestyle photographer that produces lively images by using bright colors and capturing candid moments. The company offers newborn, maternity, child, high school senior and family portraits, professional headshots, engagement pictures, holiday family photos, and photography services for a limited amount of weddings. Portrait sessions start at $300, include multiple wardrobe changes and locations, 50 or more digital images, and a print release. Customers can purchase prints through Christy Rice Photography as well.

Columbus, OH 43085


Clarion Harmon Photography

Clarion Harmon Photography is a fine art maternity studio serving Columbus. Its maternity sessions are studio-based, giving pregnant women access to luxury wardrobes, props, and accessories. In-studio session investments include ordering appointments scheduled a week after sessions. Clients can preserve captured memories in the form of keepsake albums, digital collections, and wall art pieces that can be booked during ordering appointments. Clarion Harmon Photography also conducts newborn and birth portraitures in its studio.

811 East Parkwood Street
Sidney, OH 45365


Diane Spagnuolo Photography

Diane Spagnuolo Photography is a company in Plain City that offers children and family photography services all the way from expecting mothers and couples to young children to high school seniors. Diane Spagnuolo Photography also photographs sports teams and players as well as games and other competitive events. Diane has her master’s degree in Photography and is a member of the Professional Photographers of America.

Plain City, OH 43064


Jenna Barnes Photography

Jenny Barnes Photography in Hilliard specializes in capturing any moment that is love-related, whether it be the sparks between a recently engaged couple, the warmth of a wedding, the bonds of families, and especially the strong connections between parents and their sweet, little newborn baby. Other services the company offers include senior portraits, fitness lifestyle photography, and boudoir.

Hilliard, OH 43026


Jenna Rosalie Photography

Jenna Rosalie Photography of Canal Winchester specializes in weddings, family portraits, and newborn and maternity photography.While Jenna likes using creative poses to capture her subjects, she also offers lifestyle photography. Most sessions are a blend of both styles. Portrait sessions start at $400 and include password access to an online viewing gallery, a minimum of 40 digital images, and a print release.

Canal Winchester, OH 43110


JOJO Photography

JOJO Photography is a Columbus business that offers maternity, newborn, and first-year photography, family and couples sessions, editorial photography services, and wedding photography. The business shoots family sessions either at home or “out and about,” as this allows the photographer to capture the natural emotions and interactions that characterize a family in a fun and comfortable environment. JOJO Photography’s website has galleries organized by subject and contact information for those interested in booking a session.

Columbus, OH 43214


Joslyn Crowl

Joslyn Crowl is a luxury boudoir photographer in Ohio. Joslyn, the practicing artist, claims that boudoir photography is for every woman, regardless of age, jean size, or what the scale says. She further adds that it can change her clients' lives. Wives, mothers, and grandmothers as well as women of any occupation can realize that they are sexy and celebrate their lives by splurging and doing something for themselves via a luxury boudoir session that may take place in Joslyn Crowl's studio or on-location.

Lewis Center, OH 43035


KHA Lifestyle Photography

k.H.a. Lifestyle Photography in Columbus is a business that focuses on weddings, families, and boudoir photography. The business offers senior portraits, professional headshots, and maternity sessions. The style of k.H.a. Lifestyle Photography is casual and spontaneous. Portrait packages start at $300 and weddings at $1,000 with customizable options for each.

Columbus, OH 43085


Kismet Visuals & Co.

Kismet Visuals & Co is a Columbus business that offers maternity and newborn sessions, commercial and fashion photography, lifestyle portraits, and photography services for engagements and weddings. Kismet Visual & Co. work has been featured in Columbus Bride Magazine, 614 Magazine, and other publications. The business won Wedding Wire’s Couples’ Choice Award yearly from 2014-2020. Portrait sessions start at $150 and wedding packages starting at $3400.

Columbus, OH 43209


Whispy Shades Photography

Whispy Shades Photography is a studio founded by Bethany Woodruff that serves clients from Columbus. Woodruff is a portrait photographer that specializes in maternity, newborn, children, family, and fine art portraiture. She allows outdoor and indoor sessions in her studio, which is located on a farm and surrounded by nature. She also provides her own handcrafted props and customizable coordinated setups. Whispy Shades Photography services the whole of Central Ohio, including Granville, Newark, Lancaster, and Zanesville.

12252 Brownsville Road
Glenford, OH 43739

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White Elm Photography

White Elm Photography in Westerville offers maternity and newborn photography sessions, senior pictures, family and couple portraits, headshots, branding, product photography and pet portraits. The photographer’s style is classic, clean, and bright. The business often shoots traditional family portraits but enjoys capturing candid moments as well. Mini sessions start at $175, and specialty sessions start at $300. All sessions include 20 or more edited digital images and a print release.

Westerville, OH 43081


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