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An adorable baby in a striped shirt looks at the camera during a newborn photography session in the Bay Area


Newborn Photography Session: How To Prepare

Jul 27, 2020

A newborn photography session is the perfect way to preserve this sweet and fleeting phase of life. So much changes during these first few days, weeks and months. While it may feel like time has slowed down in the moment, it ends up feeling like it passed by in a flash. You’ve probably heard all […]

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Family of Three at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital | Bay Area Fresh 48 Newborn Session

Oct 2, 2017

This sweet baby girl wasn’t supposed to make her debut until the second week of August, but she had other plans. She decided she was ready to party and showed up 3 weeks before her due date. Mom had a long labor but a quick delivery at Stanford Children’s and I came over the next […]

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Los Gatos Newborn Baby Boy | San Francisco Bay Area Fresh 48 Session

May 29, 2017

About a month ago I got the call that my friend and fellow photographer Mary of Mary Bea Photography had given birth to her first, a sweet baby boy. I was so thrilled for her and loved photographing those first few hours as she and her husband got to know their son. I’ve written before […]

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Beautiful Newborn Baby Girl | San Leandro Fresh 48 Session

Jan 31, 2017

I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again. Fresh 48 sessions are some of my favorite favorite favorite sessions to do. There’s something kind of magical and beautiful about documented fresh babies in the place they were born. Photographing the first few hours in which this newly minted human is being exposed to air, […]

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Baby Boy Hospital Session | Bay Area Fresh 48 Newborn Photography

Dec 5, 2016

Is there anything better than a fresh baby? I have one kiddo who is five years old, and I can barely remember what it was like those first fleeting days in the hospital. I don’t really live with regrets but I do wish I had someone to come by and take gorgeous photos of those […]

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Baby Winnie | Bay Area Fresh48

Oct 17, 2016

A few weeks ago I received a text from my friend Lauren the Doula who said she had a client who had given birth 5 weeks early and wanted a Fresh48 session. The next day I heard from the father and we made plans for me to come by. Y’all. This baby was so precious. And […]

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Baby E | Dallas Fort Worth Fresh 48 | Bay Area Newborn Photographer

Nov 1, 2015

We flew back to Dallas a few weeks ago to visit family and the night we flew in my cousin had her baby. Talk about great timing! I’m so happy I was able to do a Fresh 48 session for them and capture the first hours of baby Ella’s life. She’s such a sweet baby […]

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