Laurels
Best Newborn
Photographers in
Pittsburgh
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 Pittsburgh, PA.

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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.

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(412) 977-9827

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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(724) 591-6244

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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(412) 551-1404

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Captivating Imagery

Captivating Imagery is an on-location newborn photography studio based in Pittsburgh’s North Hills and serving the surrounding areas. Kate Miller, the owner and photographer, also offers maternity, children, senior, and family portraits. Kate is passionate about creating family heirloom quality photos and is a member of the Professional Photographers of America and Nikon Professional Service.

Pittsburgh, PA(412) 427-8371

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Christie Lee Photography

Christie Lee Photography is the Canonsburg studio of a photographer who seeks to capture meaningful images that will allow customers to be transported back to happy memories months or years after the photography session has ended. Maternity sessions include a pre-session consultation to discuss ideas and wardrobe and 10 hand-edited digital images.

Canonsburg, PA(412) 719-1290

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Forever Amber Photography

Forever Amber Photography is an on-location photographer serving the Western Pennsylvania area and specializing in newborn, children, and family portraits. Amber D’Addio, the owner of Forever Amber Photography, also offers maternity and senior photo shoots. Amber focuses on using natural light in her photography and providing a professional experience while having fun.

Ellwood City, PA(724) 201-9773

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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 has a baby studio set up for individual photo shoots. Jamie recommends scheduling all newborn photography within the first two weeks of the baby’s arrival into the family.

Pittsburgh, PA(412) 849-2016

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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(412) 519-4830

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Kristin Merck Photography

Kristin Merck Photography is a South Hills-based newborn, maternity, and child photography studio based serving the Pittsburgh area. Kristin focuses on getting to know each family before the photo shoot and creating a gorgeous album to last through the years. The studio is in a building with hand-hewn beams and fireplaces inside and open fields, old barns, and tree-lined areas outside.

Washington, PA(724) 260-6069

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Laura Mares Photography

Laura Mares is a Mt. Lebanon-based newborn, children, and family photographer serving the Pittsburgh area. Since 2001, she has been serving clients with a creative, natural, high-quality, and timeless style of photography. Photo shoots occur on location or in the fully equipped home studio. Laura’s photography has been featured nationally and internationally in magazines and art shows.

Pittsburgh, PA(412) 654-3367

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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(724) 371-6575

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Melissa Distel Photography

Melissa Distel Photography is a Pittsburgh-based studio that specializes in newborn photography but also offers wedding and portrait photography. Founded in 2001, Melissa focuses on capturing the moments that clients want to remember forever. Clients speak highly of her high-quality pictures and close attention to detail.

Pittsburgh, PA(412) 344-6865

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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(814) 673-9036

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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(412) 559-3889

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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(412) 216-3914

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Stephanie Laura Photography

Stephanie Laura Photography is a Cranberry Township-based newborn and children photography studio serving the Pittsburgh and surrounding areas. Focusing on capturing the treasured moments in life, Stephanie has been photographing families and newborns professionally for over two years. She believes life is too precious and moves too fast and is passionate about providing families with memories that will last through photos as their children grow up.

Cranberry Township, PA(412) 292-4399

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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(724) 518-0348

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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(412) 772-8571

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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(412) 207-4718

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Viva Portraits

Viva Portraits specializes in newborn photography and is a natural light studio serving the Pittsburgh area. The studio and staff focus on creating a lively, energetic atmosphere and capturing the moments that make their clients smile. The company is available for lifestyle photography sessions and worldwide travel. Clients speak highly of Trish, the owner and photographer, her high-quality photos, her affinity for children, and her professionally friendly manner.

Pittsburgh, PA(412) 965-9674

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