How Soon Should You Book a Photoshoot for Your Newborn?
How long does your newborn retain the title? How soon should you take memorable shots of your baby? Unfortunately, some parents feel they missed the window to capture some of the best features of their newborns. Some photographers recommend newborns pretty, chilled, sleepy and cuddly shots between day 7 and 14 after birth. However, life understandably gets in the way, so you should pick the most convenient time to book a newborn photoshoot for your precious one.
Joanne Poh, in the following article, looks at some of the newborn and family photography studios in Singapore, their different approaches to getting excellent shots of newborns, and more importantly, the cost.
Choosing a Studio for Your Newborn’s First Photoshoot
Remember Anne Geddes, that photographer who became famous for her pictures of beaming babies disguised as flowers? Well, photos like that are back in style, as newborn photography is all the rage in Singapore now. Young parents are now very willing to splurge on well-orchestrated photos of their little bundles of joy, in hopes of documenting this very ephemeral moment of cuteness that once passed will never return. Read more here
Several studios in Singapore offer newborn photography packages that range from as low as $300 to as high as $2000. This gives parents a chance to decide the best studio based on their budget. These studios have different approaches when it comes to taking newborn shots, with some being popular because of the props and costumes they use to make the images more dramatic. The price is sometimes influenced by the time allotted for each shot, the number of studios used, the day of the week, and the studio’s popularity.
Most newborn shots do not depend entirely on how cuddly or charming the baby is. Often the photographer’s ability to get the most appealing shots of the baby. In the following article, Uma Nathan analyzes the different aspects of photography and the impact photographers in the various studios have on the shots they take.
The Impact of the Unique Approaches of Photographers in Newborn Shots
You don’t have to be a supermodel to enjoy a professional photoshoot. With the rise of social media platforms such as Instagram, capturing and sharing quality pictures is all the rage now with new parents. From outdoor maternity photoshoots that show off your baby bump to family portraits at studios, there’s now a reason to splurge on a photoshoot at every milestone of your life. Read more here
In many photo studios in Singapore, and indeed the rest of the world, the photographers play a critical role in coming up with various poses and ways to bring out the most attractive features of the clients. In some cases, clients request a specific photographer because they feel they are more photogenic in the hands of that one person. This is no different for newborns, even though parents ultimately decide where to go for the shots. In most cases, timing is critical, especially when trying to catch a newborn’s expressions and agile movements, and some photographers are keen on getting the best shots possible.
In the following article in littlestepsasia.com, the author looks at some of the famous newborn photography studios and what makes them the ideal choice.
How Different Studios Appeal to Clients Seeking Newborn Photos
Bring on the professionals! From bumps to newborns to families looking to capture memories, Singapore is packed with amazing photographers to preserve life’s moments. Little Steps goes behind the lens to deliver you the best family photographers our city has to offer. Snap, smile, and go! Read more here
So many factors will influence the studio you choose to take exclusive shots of your newborn. Babies grow so fast, and their features change quickly, so you want to capture that refreshing face and baby expressions before your baby moves to the next phase of development. Although newborn shots are exciting, they can also be overwhelming, so many parents want to get it right the first time. So, most would choose experience over every other thing. For others, location and cost will influence their choice.
Newborn shoots are exciting for parents, whether this is their first or third child. So, most want to hold on to the memories of their sweet little one, and they want a photographer who can capture the moments perfectly.