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Best Newborn
in Dayton

Why These Newborn Photographers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Dayton Newborn Photographers on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

Reviewed Curated Top Picks 68 47 16

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.

Amanda Barbosa - Photographer

Amanda Barbosa - Photographer is a Dayton newborn photographer with 10 years of professional experience. Parents can choose between the Simplicity or Signature Session, and sessions for babies, children, love stories, families, seniors, and weddings are also available. The studio's lab is a Green Certified Business, sells animal-friendly leather albums, uses eco-friendly materials, and recycles whenever possible.

Ashley Meyer Photography

Ashley Meyer Photography serves the Centerville community with newborn photos. Birth sessions take place during active labor until one hour after birth, and newborn-only sessions are held within 14 days of life. The studio is known for preserving the love, joy, and bonds in each family and also photographs babies, children, and families. The photographer is a member of the International Association of Professional Birth Photographers and the International Association of Newborn Photographer as well as a volunteer with Preemie Prints and the The Tiny Footprints Project.

Centerville, OH 45458


Captivations by Sarah

Captivations by Sarah photographs newborns in the Franklin community. Parents can choose from three different newborn packages as well as options for adding on maternity or milestone photos to a newborn shoot. Sessions take place in a cozy cottage studio with both a photographer and assistant to help keep baby happy and safe. Separate maternity sessions, milestone photos, and senior portraits are also available as well as Newborn Workshops and 1:1 Mentoring for photographers.

Franklin, OH 45005


Children's Garden Photography Studio

Children's Garden Photography Studio has been taking photos of West Chester newborns for almost 20 years. The professional boutique studio features a 2100 sq ft space with top-quality camera and lighting equipment and an extensive collection of props and clothing. Parents can also choose from various frames and finishes such as canvas and oil brushed portraits. Newborn sessions should take place within three to nine days from birth.

West Chester, OH 45069


Dorothy Beam Photography

Dorothy Beam Photography focuses on taking newborn and maternity photographs as well as pictures of children and families. During newborn photo sessions, clients can choose color schemes and props or leave those decisions up to the photographer. Maternity sessions involve a fashion consultation and professional hair and makeup services. Edited digital pictures are available, as are packages with features such as Facebook cover images and leather albums. Dorothy Beam also handles personal brand photography for entrepreneurs.

400 Linden Ave Studio 235
Dayton, OH 45403


Jamie Frayser Photography

Jamie Frayser Photography has been serving the Dayton community with newborn photography since 2013. Images are captured with a Canon camera, and parents can view various package options on the studio's website. The owner served in the Air Force for 20 years and focused mostly on landscape photography until the birth of her daughter inspired her to take up photographing more babies and children.

Kendra Seiter Photography

Kendra Seiter Photography has been handling newborn photo shoots in Trenton for five years. Aside from newborns, the studio also photographs babies, children, maternity, families, and weddings, and optional design work for cards, albums books, and canvases is also available. The photographer has had extensive education and training including The Magic of Childhood with Shalonda Chaddock and Snapshots to Art: Transforming the Everyday with Mickie DeVries.

Trenton, OH 45067


Lauren Hart Photography

Lauren Hart Photography takes photos of newborns throughout Troy. The studio is known for capturing every baby's personality and features for parents to cherish forever, and sessions are best if held when the baby is between 5 and 10 days-old. Parents can view, share, and download final images, and baby milestone, family, and senior photography are also available. The photographer is a full-time NICU nurse at a local hospital.

Leah Jent Photography

Leah Jent Photography is a newborn photographer in Dayton. Parents can request a Fresh48 session at their home, hospital, or birth center to perfectly capture their newborn within 48 hours of birth, and Leah Jent also offers maternity, birth, newborn/baby, child, and family photography. The photographer completed the Soul Baby Workshop for newborn posing and safety by Uppercase Photography and the Off-Call Conference for birth photographers. The owner is also a Placenta Encapsulation Specialist.

Lindsay Nicole Photography

Lindsay Nicole Photography is a Cedarville newborn photography company. Newborn sessions include a pre-session consultation and up to five hours of photos. Parents also receive an accordion mini album with 15 images. Birth sessions are also available, and the owner is a member of the International Association of Professional Birth Photographers. Clients can also order maternity shots, baby milestones, boudoir, and family portraits. The photographer prefers natural light when possible, focuses on the details, and aims for the perfect candid shots.

Cedarville, OH 45314


Linnea Photography, LLC

Linnea Photography, LLC is a Dayton newborn photographer. The studio specializes in newborn photos and offers an in-home session of up to two hours as well as the option of combining a newborn shoot with a maternity session. Parents retain full personal rights to the images and receive 40 digital shots, and the owner can also customize a package for particular desires and needs.

Lux Studio (Former Talita Springer Photography)

Lux Studio (former Talita Springer Photography) is a Springboro newborn photographer. The studio specializes in newborn sessions and seeks to capture special moments and present them on archival-quality materials as treasured heirlooms. Parents appreciate the personalized service and attention to detail as well as the fun atmosphere of every shoot. The photographer also handles maternity and baby portraits and is a member of Professional Photographers of America.

Springboro, OH 45066


Nicole Kessel Photography

Nicole Kessel Photography is a Miamisburg newborn photo company. The group specializes in on-location custom portraits and will always try to make room for a session with newborns under 10 days-old, although it is recommended for moms to book well in advance. Parents can also order authentic Ilford black and white prints, albums, museum-quality canvases, and custom-designed greeting cards. Maternity, baby, family, and child sessions are available as well.

Miamisburg, OH 45342


Sweet Bloom Photography

Sweet Bloom Photography is a Franklin newborn photo studio. Session fees include a pre-session consultation by email, digital images, a session guide with wardrobe recommendations and advice on how to prepare, and access to a range of hats, props, and other baby accessories. Parents can also choose to purchase prints, canvas wraps, and other custom photo products, and Sweet Bloom offers maternity, baby's first year, and cake smash sessions as well.

Franklin, OH 45005


TL Brown Photography

TL Brown Photography is a newborn photo studio in Dayton. The company is known for preserving those magical moments, and sessions are relaxed with as many breaks as needed. Clients can also request photography services for families, maternity, child, high school seniors, sports and events, weddings, and business needs. The photographer is a military "brat" and spouse, offers discounts to military personnel and veterans, and participates in Operation: Love Reunited.

Winter Freire Photography

Winter Freire Photography is a Washington Township newborn photography studio with 20 years of experience. The studio uses natural light and offers a two-hour session with props in-studio or at the parents' home. Winter Freire captures those sweet moments for unique and timeless memories and also offers a portrait planning guide, consultation, and boutique wardrobe for moms and siblings. Maternity, baby, children, boudoir, and motherhood portraits are also available.

Washington Township, OH 45458


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