Stunning artistic maternity photography, with an emphasis on clean, beautiful and timeless portraits. This stage in your life is such a magic time, you want to remember this experience with incredible maternity photos for you to keep forever, and ensure you get the best maternity photographer to do that. Showcase your beautiful pregnancy in all its glory, yet timeless, clean and contemporary.
About Maternity Photography
Is there anything more incredible and beautiful than the sheer power of your body, changing and growing to bring new life into this world?
A Maternity Photoshoot is an empowering session to honour your body and your growing family. Many clients visit us whether it is their very first baby or their last. Each pregnancy is so unique and different to the next, a maternity photography session is the perfect way to tell your story and document your journey.
Why have a pregnancy photoshoot? The aim is to celebrate your journey at this incredible point in your life, to mark this joyous and exciting occasion.
Your pregnancy is the perfect excuse for a pampering, to get dressed up, made up to look your absolute best! To feel like a goddess or a star in a movie. Every mother-to-be is welcome, of all shapes, sizes and walks of life. Come and share your beauty with us.
Visit the infamous Jewellery Quarter District in Birmingham, where our studio is located and spend the day with us creating uniquely stunning maternity portraits that you will be sure to cherish forever. The private studio is warm, inviting and fully equipped to provide you with a wonderful experience from start to finish, with our support from the designing of your dream maternity photoshoot right through to choosing the perfect portraits and wall art to adorn your home with.
When to book a maternity session:
Book your maternity session as soon as you are ready to although it is recommended you book in from 20 weeks of pregnancy because there is a limited number of sessions are available each month, to ensure you receive an unforgettable experience. Your maternity photography session will take place at around 28-36 weeks of pregnancy. However, with each pregnancy being unique, this timing is flexible.
What is the process once I have booked?
Every single session is created with you in mind, tailored to your exact needs and requirements. An in-person consultation is available if you wish, to explore ideas, which include styling, colours, posing and wardrobe. We can discuss your expectations so that you have full awareness of the plan for your pregnancy photography. Once booked in, you will receive support to help you prepare as well as a consultation to plan. Your partner and other children are welcome to attend. If you wish for other family members, please do get in touch to discuss your plans.
What do I wear for my maternity photoshoot?
You will find a collection of beautiful, silks and materials used in your session to create an ethereal look and feel to your images to have unique portraits to be proud of. There is a small selection of clothing and dresses too, for your use.
We send all of our clients a preparation guide on what is needed of them. Every client has a consultation to plan and prepare for their maternity photoshoot.
What happens on the day of my maternity photoshoot?
The session lasts approximately 2-2.5 hours, including changes of clothing, backdrop changes, posing and lighting. As your family may be present, your maternity photography will include photographs of yourself and a variety with your children (if you have them) and your partner/husband if present. After your session, you are invited back to a viewing and ordering appointment to view your stunning pregnancy photographs back at our Birmingham studio. This is where you will choose and pay for your favourite images, chosen collection and upgrades as well as wall art.
Where is the studio?
The studio is based in The Jewellery Quarter in Birmingham. The address is 14, Hylton Street, Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham, B18 6HN.
What does the maternity photoshoot day include?
Maternity sessions include:
- In-person consultation to create your bespoke session and prepare for your day
- Access to wardrobe, styling and accessories
- Premium quality prints and products
- Hair and Makeup on your session day
- Guided Photoshoot, with support with posing
- Guided Viewing and Ordering Appointment
Can my husband and/or my children be in my photos?
Yes, they are more than welcome to join for the photoshoot.
I don't want to do nude maternity, is it required?
Your session is tailored to your needs and requirements and whilst some clients want to have nude photographs, you do not have to. Many clients opt for fully clothed, to fabric wraps too.
I am worried about my weight during pregnancy, can I book a maternity session?
Everyone is beautiful and unique, your size does not mean you cannot have a maternity photoshoot. With creative styling, posing and editing, you will have incredible images from your pregnancy photoshoot. With the consultation for every booked client, we can discuss what you have most concern for and plan ways to alleviate them.
Will my image be private?
Privacy is taken seriously and your maternity images will not be used in any way without your PRIOR permission.
What products can I buy?
There is a range of premium products available to purchase, including beautiful albums, framed wall art pieces and stunning prints. You can see a selection of these at the studio.
How long does it take to see my images?
You can expect your viewing to take place between 2 and 4 weeks after your maternity session. We can offer an express service, at an additional fee.
I have never had a photoshoot before, I don't know how to pose or what do to!
You will be taken care of! As a professional midwife and photographer, your safety is of utmost priority as well as enabling you to get the best out of your session. The aim and philosophy is always to make sure you look and feel no less than your best. With creative lighting techniques, gentle guidance and encouragement, you will have incredibly beautiful, unique photographs that stand out from the rest.
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Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham