Laurels

Best Newborn
Photographers in
Pittsburgh
2020

Why These Newborn Photographers?

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

Anne Wilmus Photography

Anne Wilmus Photography is a South Hills newborn photography studio serving the Pittsburgh and surrounding areas. Anne’s photography has been featured in print and online publications, and some of her high-profile clients include professional athletes and local news anchormen. Clients speak highly of her soothing and professional manner as well as her high-quality photographs.

Jefferson Hills, PA 15025

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Ashley Derr Photography

Ashley Derr Photography is a custom newborn, birth, and children photography studio serving the Pittsburgh and surrounding areas. The company focuses on the complete safety of each baby entering the studio and maintains the patience to capture each moment to create a quality photo collection. Ashley Derr Photography has been featured in The Huffington Post, Self Magazine, and Today.

Glenshaw, PA 15116

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Blu Hippo Photography

Blu Hippo Photography is a newborn, maternity, children, and family photographer serving the Pittsburgh and surrounding areas. Taryn Boyd, the owner, conducts the photo shoots at the family’s home and focuses on natural light and a lifestyle approach to each newborn session. Taryn’s photography has been featured in Lemonade and Lenses, Click Magazine, and Mt. Lebanon magazine.

Pittsburgh, PA 15228

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Captivating Imagery

Captivating Imagery is an on-location portrait photography studio serving Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and the surrounding areas. The company offers commercial, wedding, maternity, children, senior, and family portraits. Kate Miller, the owner and photographer, opened the business in 2008 and is a member of the Professional Photographers of America and Nikon Professional Service.

208 Lafayette Dr.
Cranberry Township, PA 16066

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Danielle Blewitt Photography

Danielle Blewitt is a family and newborn photographer and film maker in Pittsburgh that helps families record the memories that are most meaningful to them through photos and films. Newborn sessions are done in the family’s home within the first few weeks of baby’s arrival. Danielle has a lifestyle approach, focusing on capturing connections with mom, dad, siblings and baby. A newborn film can be added to any session, giving the family a short film of the first moments with their new baby. Fresh 48 sessions are also offered and done in the hospital within the first 48 hours of baby’s arrival.

Pittsburgh, PA 15237

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Emily Novak Photography

Emily Novak Photography is a photography studio that offers newborn, family, and maternity photo shoots. Founded in 2018, this photographer serves the Pittsburgh metro area. Emily Novak Photography's photo sessions can take place in the studio, a home, or at an outdoor location. This photography studio offers renderings of the images in both printed and digital forms. Emily Novak Photography also hosts workshops that train new photographers on how to pose newborns and family members for photo shoots.

4029 Weatherburn Dr
Valencia, PA 16059

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Forever Amber Photography

Forever Amber Photography is a studio newborn photographer and on location maternity, children, and family photographer serving Pittsburgh and the surrounding areas. Amber D’Addio, the owner, prides herself in her patience, safety, and experience handling precious babies. Amber’s style is classic and simple to appreciate the natural beauty of new babies. As a mom of two herself, she understands how fleeting each moment is. The studio is set up to meet new families needs and provides a comfortable relaxed atmosphere. Newborn session are most successful within the first two weeks of the babies life.

Ellwood City, PA 16117

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Jamie Virgin Photography

Jamie Virgin Photography is a Pleasant Hills studio serving the Pittsburgh area since 2009. The studio specializes in baby and child photography but also offers family and senior photography. Jamie will do photo shoots on location, but also does studio sessions of babies, children, and professional headshots. Jamie looks forward to providing all of the props, outfits, and accessories for your baby’s newborn through one-year-old photoshoots.

Pittsburgh, PA 15236

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Julie Kulbago Photography

Julie Kulbago Photography is a Pittsburgh-based studio that also serves the Southwestern Pennsylvania area. Julie specializes in newborn photography, but she also provides children and family photography packages. Her focus is on providing new parents with physical memories of their new family member so they won’t ever forget the small moments and details of those first few weeks. All photo shoot sessions can be held in studio or on location.

Pittsburgh, PA 15071

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Kelsey Cunningham Photography

Kelsey Cunnigham Photography is a lifestyle and family photography company located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Kelsey has been offering photography services since 2018, and she specializes in family, maternity, newborn, and couples photography shoots. Sessions with Kelsey Cunnigham Photography typically last between 45-60 minutes. Most shoots take place within clients' homes, but on-location shoots are also available. Kelsey guides her clients through the posing process, and provides them with 50+ digital images after their sessions.

Pittsburgh, PA 15209

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Kristin Merck Photography

Kristin Merck Photography is a South Hills-based newborn, maternity, and child photography studio serving the Pittsburgh area. Kristin's studio has both indoor and outdoor options with exclusive access to the golf course. Clients are treated to a fully-stylized portrait session, customized heirloom products, and memories to last a lifetime, all without the stress. Clients praise Merck for how great she is with babies and children and for her impeccable eye for capturing stunning moments.

Washington, PA 15301

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Laura Mares Photography

Laura Mares Photography has been capturing the first images of an infant's life since 2001. Ms. Mares' newborn photography may be scheduled for a studio session or arranged for an indoor or outdoor setting throughout the greater Pittsburgh area. The photographer's portfolio includes engagement, wedding, maternity, children, family, and senior portraits. Additionally, Laura Mares Photography offers candid lifestyle sessions to capture unexpected moments as well as travel images. A variety of package options are available to meet individual client needs.

Pittsburgh, PA 15234

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Laurie Donovan Photography

Laurie Donovan Photography offers Pittsburgh families newborn portrait options. The photographer's Fresh 48 package occurs at the hospital, candidly documenting the first 48 hours of the newborn's life. The non-posed images feature authentic first moments, including feeding, diaper change, and meeting family and friends. Laurie Donovan Photography also offers a Newborn Storytelling package that is another opportunity to candidly capture the infant's first weeks interacting with the family at home.

Mary Beth Miller Photography

Mary Beth Miller Photography is a lifestyle and documentary photographer serving the Pittsburgh area for over six years. Mary Beth Miller’s focus as she travels is to capture natural and candid photos of children, families, and births. She also offers maternity photo shoots and lifestyle family sessions. All photo shoots can be done on location or in her studio. Clients speak highly of her soothing quality with kids and her natural approach to capturing photos that don’t feel posed.

Enon Valley, PA 16120

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Melissa Lucci Photography, LLC

Melissa Lucci Photography, LLC is a family photographer based in the Pittsburgh area. Her focus is on capturing the real life moments that turn into big memories for families. Melissa is also an Associate Photographer with Leeann Marie, Wedding Photographers. Clients speak highly of the high-quality photos that captured the personality and individual moments of the shoot.

Pittsburgh, PA 15214

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Pamela Anticole, Photographer

Pamela Anticole, Photographer is a Pennsylvania-based newborn and family photojournalist with over 15 years' experience capturing people-moments throughout the metro area of her Pittsburgh home. Ms. Anticole is an award-winning member of the FPJA and PPA who specializes in catching candid images that display the natural moments of a family having fun together. Typical sessions can be for newborns, maternity, engagements, and family events. Ms. Anticole also offers photography education workshops where parents can learn how to take memorable photos.

601 Victory Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15237

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Powder Blue Photography

Powder Blue Photography is a newborn, children, maternity, and family photography studio serving the Pittsburgh and surrounding area. Each photo reflects owner and photographer Missy Timko’s clean, timeless, and modern style of photography. Missy has studied photography at California State University, Chico and Parsons School of Design in New York City. Each photo shoot takes place in clients’ homes, on location, or in the studio.

Pittsburgh, PA 15220

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Red Lotus Photography

Red Lotus Photography is a Bridgeville-based newborn, maternity, and children’s portrait photography studio that serves the Pittsburgh and surrounding areas. Sandy Yetter, the owner of Red Lotus Photography, focuses on clean, natural, and emotive styles of photography. Sandy is also available for commercial and stock photography. She aims to create fresh, meaningful, modern, and artistic portrait experiences for each family’s photo shoot.

Bridgeville, PA 15017

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Stephanie Laura Photography

Stephanie Laura Photography is a Cranberry Township-based newborn and children photography studio serving Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and surrounding areas. Focusing on capturing treasured moments in life, the company has been photographing families and newborns professionally since 2013. Laura offers newborn posed and lifestyle sessions, as well as family, children, and maternity sessions.

Cranberry Township, PA 16066

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Tiny Bean Photography

Tiny Bean Photography is an organic, natural, vintage-inspired baby and newborn photography studio serving the Pittsburgh area. Jules Bradley, the studio’s owner and photographer, also offers maternity photo shoots. She keeps the newborn studio at a comfortable and sleepy 85 degrees for the best photo shoot session outcomes. Clients speak highly of Jules’ creative photos, her professional manner, her comforting presence with both babies and families during photo shoots, her patience, and her quick thinking when newborns and kids won’t cooperate for the camera

Finleyville, PA 15332

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Tiny Toes Portraits

Tiny Toes Portraits is a traveling lifestyle photographer serving the Pittsburgh and surrounding areas since 2006. Specializing in baby, children, and family portraits, photo shoots can be held at the family’s home or a particular pre-determined location. Danielle, the owner and photographer, focuses on capturing real life moments and the atmosphere each client would like. She plans all sessions ahead of time and patrons should expect to fill out a questionnaire or discuss in-person what to expect in their album.

Pittsburgh, PA 15147

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Villa Montarti Photography

Villa Montarti Photography creates custom portraits of babies, children, and families for the Pittsburgh and surrounding areas. Tracy Montarti, the owner, specializes in contemporary lifestyle portraiture, and in-the-moment photography. She also serves the Southern California area several times a year in the Los Angeles, Orange County, Palm Springs, and surrounding areas. Tracy is a member of The Professional Photographers of America.

Pittsburgh, PA 15216

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