You Really Do Need To Hire A Professional Newborn Photographer

You have given birth to your new bundle of joy, are home from the hospital, and would like to schedule a professional newborn photo session in order to have the perfect picture to go along with your birth announcements. You begin to wonder if it is worth the money, or you should attempt to take the picture yourself? Although saving a few dollars at this stage may sound tempting, capturing the perfect picture of your newborn is far too important to leave up to chance. That is exactly why the vast majority of parents hire a professional newborn photographer instead of taking a shot at the tall task themselves. If new moms and dads truly understood all of the hard work and time that is required to take the perfect newborn photo they would not only be surprised, but also thankful that they hired a professional. The following will provide you with more information as to why you really do need to hire a professional newborn photographer. 


Professional Photographers Focus On Newborn Safety


The most important aspect of hiring a professional newborn photographer is the fact that he or she is fully aware of what is safe and what is dangerous in regards to taking pictures of your child. For example, putting your newborn into a particular pose may be cute, but it may also be prone to causing accidents. As a parent, your main job is to ensure the safety and well being of your children. So why not sit back and relax and watch as a professional takes safe, yet breathtaking photos of your newborn. As an added bonus, the professional photographer will make you and your baby feel safe and secure as your child is positioned into elaborate and endearing poses. 


Professional Photographers Utilize The Best Equipment


Professional newborn photographers use the best equipment that money can buy in order to take the highest quality photos. Equipment that is purchased at a big box electronics store, or for sale online simply will not due. In essence, a pro will have the appropriate cameras, lighting, lenses, outfits, props, and other accessories needed to perform the job in the proper manner. Not to mention they will also have the correct software that is required to maximize the quality of your finished product. 


Professional Photographers Pay Attention To Detail


Hiring a professional newborn photographer goes beyond the fact that they have the best photography equipment. You will also have the satisfaction of knowing that he or she knows exactly what to look for and what to do in order to take the perfect picture. In essence, professionals will pay careful attention to each and every one of the details. For example, he or she will use the correct lighting, props, and smoothing blankets. They will even pay careful attention to the minor details such as your baby’s hands and lips. When you add up all of these variables, you can see why it makes sense to hire a professional newborn photographer in order to ensure that things will go smoothly, and you will end up with the best pictures as humanly possible. 


Professional Photographers Supply All the Props

When you hire a professional photographer, you shouldn’t have to supply your own props.   That’s the photographer’s responsibility.   Professional newborn photographers know exactly what will fit well, photograph well, and make up portraits that you’ll treasure forever based on the colors and themes you want.    Hiring a professional newborn photographer should give peace of mind – that you’re capturing a fleeting moment in time, your baby (or babies!) are safe, and that you don’t need to worry about what to bring for outfits. 


If you have any questions, need more information, or would like to book a professional newborn portrait session, please contact Miss Z Photography today. We specialize in maternity, newborn, baby, child, family, and business headshot photos.  We offer non obligation consultations where we plan out your perfect session.    All you have to supply is the adorable baby/child and food/snacks for the baby/child. 


Miss_Z_HeadshotAbrah, aka “Miss Z”, aka “The Baby Whisperer”, is a multi award winning and internationally published maternity, newborn, baby, child and family photographer. She offers business heads shots and teaches DSLR camera classes, photography editing classes and private photography lessons, as well. She’s always up to photographing pets – whether with their human families or by themselves. Her clients come to her from all over New England including Boston, Providence, Cape Cod as well as all over the Southcoast – New Bedford, Dartmouth, Acushnet, Fairhaven, Mattapoisett, Rochester, Marion, Middleboro, Wareham, Westport, Fall River, Somerset, Swansea, Berkley, Freetown, Taunton, Raynham and beyond. When she’s not capturing gorgeous images for her clients, she’s enjoying chasing after her two daughters and tabby cats, Sunny and Stormy. Abrah also enjoys listening to and dancing to 70’s and 80’s music and running (slowly) 5Ks.