When choosing a Newborn Photographer, look for the ANP™ Qualified Newborn Photographer Badge or Certificate. By choosing a Qualified Newborn Photographer through The Academy of Newborn Photography™ you can be assured your photographer is educated in Newborn Health & Safety, Workplace Health & Safety, Infant CPR/First Aid Trained, Insured and Vaccinated.


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Claire Pinder


Claire Pinder is The Newborn Studio’s owner and Photographer, and
Accredited member of the AIPP (Australian Institute of Professional  Photography).
Claire has photographed over 300 Newborns and families,
combined with over 60,000 children in her 12 years as a professional Photographer.

It is such a great honour to meet and photograph beautiful little Newborns
in their first few days of life. Nothing fills our “Photography-heart” more than delivering
beautiful products to our clients, and of course, little Newborn cuddles.

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Sarah Byth


Sarah is a Brisbane Bayside Maternity, Newborn, Children, Family and Boudoir Portrait Photographer, located in home based studio in Thornlands. Her clients mean everything to her & she endeavours to make their experience with Sarah B Phtotography an ever lasting treasured moment as their pictures will be.

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Lisa Mager


Little Fingerprints Photography was established in 2010, by the highly experienced, award winning photographer - Kerryn O'Brien. 

And since then has been trusted by thousands of clients to capture precious memories of their little ones. 

In 2018, two more experienced and very talented newborn, baby, children photographers - Cassandra Saab and Lisa Mager -  joined the Little Fingerprints Team! 

Lisa has had a passion for photography for as long as she can remember. Throughout her journey, she has experimented with various different genre's including landscapes/scenery but found that Newborn/Baby photography is her forte.

Little Fingerprints is located in the Douglas Street Design Centre in Milton, Brisbane. 

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Leigha King


Leigha has been photographing family and friends for the past 6 years. What started out as her hobby is now her dream business - Miracles of Life based in Ipswich, as she wanted to spend her days capturing life's little miracles, not only for herself but for others. She thoroughly enjoys creating beautiful artwork for her clients to cherish and preserve their memories forever. 

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Jenny Robson


At Sol Shooter Newborn Photography, Jenny specialise's in affordable Newborn, Maternity & Cake Smash Photography. With a cosy studio attached to her home located in Beenleigh. Sessions are affordable under $300 with digital edited images for you to keep or print or professional prints are also available upon request. 

Jenny has a huge array of props available on her website, so your welcome to choose props that suit your home and style. She has something for everyone and welcome using any props that you would like to bring along to your session. 

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Laurene Cooper-Fox


Laurene has been mentored by several photographers including her own husband. She worked as studio manager and photographer for a prestigious studio in Brisbane.

Located in Sherwood, Brisbane, CF Photography are a husband and wife team who love working together! It is rare & strange thing to some couples but they wouldn't have it any other way.  

They have 2 children who keep them on their toes. Having a family of their own means that they understand the importance of capturing those important moments in your family life.

They both have a passion for photography and are continually undertaking professional development. 

CF Photography are fully insured Photographers.  

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Tanha Basile


Winni and Mini Photography by Tanha, is a Multi-Award Winning Dedicated Boutique Newborn & Baby Photography Studio, Based at Hope Island on the Gold Coast.

Specialising in posing & photographing newborn babies through to toddlers, pregnancy and families for years.

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Cassandra Saab


Little Fingerprints Photography was established in 2010, by the highly experienced, award winning photographer - Kerryn O'Brien. And since then has been trusted by thousands of clients to capture precious memories of their little ones. 

Cassandra’s passion lies in Birth Photography and Fresh 48 sessions. She loves those first moments inside the newborn bubble of love and enjoys being able to capture that raw emotion for people to relive forever. 

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Louisa Sams


If you’re looking for a dedicated photographer, with great customer service, quality second to none, and someone who is amazing with kids.. look no further! Louisa first picked up a DSLR in 2013 shortly after the birth of her 3rd child. Of course her 4 babies are the ones who inspire her to take beautiful photos and to document as much of life as possible. With a Bachelors in Communication, majoring in Journalism and PR, Louisa's studies also went hand in hand with becoming a photographer. 

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Angela Tracey


Ange's style is soft and natural, a fine balance between gentle direction and an honest documentation of your family. She photographs for a story, with soft, real, beautiful and authentic photos. Ange likes to look for the beauty in the big and little moments - the natural moments. 

Her studio is based at beautiful Redland Bay, 40mins from the Brisbane CBD and she currently services inner city Brisbane as well as all surrounding areas (including both Gold and Sunshine Coasts) for location shoots or at your home. 

Ange specialises in Newborn, Family, Maternity and Babies. 

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Tanya Cremin


Tanya is a natural light photographer and owner of Aynat Designs, based in beautiful Murrumba Downs, on the north side of Brisbane. 

With over 7 years in the photography industry and before that within the art & design industry, her passion now lies behind the camera. Since then her business has grown to specialize in weddings, family portraiture and product photography.

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Kelley Martin


Kelley from Rule of Thirds Photography has been photographing newbor ns & children for over ten years. She is an accredited member of the AIPP (Australian Institute of Professional Photographers) and has 2 beautiful studios in Brisbane. Kelley loves nothing more than documenting and following your families journey. From maternity, newborn, sitter, 1st birthday and beyond, it is always a pleasure to capture those special moments for you.

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Dianna Effeney


Dianna Photography is a contemporary portrait photography studio, based in Belmont in Brisbane’s East, Queensland. Their photoshoots are uniquely designed and created together with each and every client, allowing them to capture the most beautiful and dreamiest of portraits, all for you. Offering both studio based and on location sessions throughout the greater Brisbane area, Dianna Photography's magazine style photography is all about creating those stunning portraits that shine in your light, that you will want to cherish forever.

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Jodie Holloway


Jodie lives with her children in sunny Queensland, Australia. She is a Photographer based in Flagstone, south of Brisbane. Jodie's passion for Photography started as a hobby some years ago and she has not put her camera down since. Whether it be candid photos of family to gorgeous close ups of raindrops, Jodie loves to be outdoors making the most of natural light.

* Registered & Fully Insured Business.

* Certificate In Newborn Photography.

*Diploma In Early Childhood Education & Care.

* Current Valid Blue Card.

* First Aid & CPR Trained.

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QUEENSLAND - other locations

Sarah Gage


Sarah is a Toowoomba based Portrait Photographer with a specialty in newborns, photographing from maternity through to young children. She has been photographing newborns since 2010 and prides herself in being highly experienced in handling and soothing newborns. She is truly in her element when photographing these little bundles, and feels such an honour when a family chooses her to capture such special memories.

Sarah takes a very easy going and relaxed approach to shoots and no pressure is placed on you or your baby. Her goal is to not only provide you with beautiful professional images of this amazing time in your life, but to make the whole experience a fun and enjoyable one.

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Shardae Cannon


Shardae, is a mother to 3 beautiful boys, wife to an incredible husband, and your completely dedicated Toowoomba photographer.

She spends most of her spare time with her camera slung around her neck, and if it’s not, she’s  looking at new and interesting techniques and learning all the time. This is more of an obsession, than a profession. How could doing something you love, be considered work?

Shardae loves being able to capture images that stir a special feeling in you when you look at them. She wants her clients to look at their photos and be taken right back to that moment. Feeling the love, connection and emotion that was felt right then and there. After all, isn’t that why we have our pictures taken?

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Samantha Allwood


Samantha is a Maternity and Newborn Photographer based in Roma, South West Queensland. Mummy of three gorgeous little girls xxx and one little man x

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Lidia Cowley


Lidia is located in Highfields Toowoomba where she has a studio and also works on location. She newborn family photographer who is happy to cater to your needs, based on the session you choose and your requirements.

Photography has been a passion of Lidia’s for years, she captures her family life on a daily basis and has decided to share this with others and start a professional business.

Lidia is passionate about capturing beautiful memories, and absolutely loves photographing the connection between people.

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Chantelle Darcy


Little & Co is an Award winning newborn, maternity and family photographer, base on the Sunshine Coast. Chantelle began her journey as a photographer 17 yrs ago when her first daughter was born. After putting the camera down for 12yrs to raise her four daughters she decided to pick it back up again 4yrs ago. She fell in love with capturing the moments of delicate newborns, and decided that if she was going to do this she was going to it the right way and learn everything sheI could about newborn photography and safety from the best Australian and International photographers. Everyday Chantelle learns something new whether it be from another photographer or the families she has the pleasure of photographing. 2yrs ago she became a member of the AIPP. 

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Jasmin Kooper


Jasmin Kooper has been engrained with photography since she was born. Her father was a popular commercial/advertising photographer in Sydney and Jasmin and her two brothers grew up living in a photographic studio warehouse in Balmain, helping their father almost daily in the studio. 

Jasmin studied photography in high school and photographed her first wedding at 19 years of age and that year she started Jazzy Photography. She began photographing young families, finding work through Mothers Groups and then became popular photographing weddings and families for 13 years. As of the last 3 years, Jasmin has been focusing on working more as a Maternity and Newborn photographer and has just completed her custom built photographic studio in Pennant Hills.

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Deb Muir


Deb Muir, has been practicing Newborn, Maternity and family Photography since 2011, and strives to ensure all shoots are practiced to the highest standards to ensure the safety and comfort for all involved in the photography session.

Deb is an accredited member of the AIPP and has won many awards for her photography and art including being a finalist in the NSW AIPP state awards for the newborn category and  a finalist in the Rise international awards in the newborn category. That being said all images are created with care, with your baby’s, children’s and your safety being of the utmost importance.

Deb is also a practicing Midwife within the NSW health system, providing care during antenatal, labour and postnatal care for women, all her vaccinations are up to date including a yearly Flu vaccine. Along with Working with Children checks.

Some of your images will be created as composite images, which are two or more images placed together to create one image, these images are done for the safety of your baby as your baby will never be placed into a position that could bring them to any harm, such as being suspended in the air in a prop, these images are created later in photoshop. Deb is located in Bowen Mountain (near Richmond) Sydney. 

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Sharyn Safi


Unique Images by Sharyn A is a Sydney-based newborn photographer capturing the endless memories of new life, first smiles, baby bumps and the love in families.

Sharyn has captured thousands of newborns, babies, children & families. She strives to leave families with an image they will cherish for a life time. 

Sharyn specializes in newborn photography capturing those moments that an blink of an eye could miss. 

Safety is Sharyn’s number one priority in the studio during all sessions, when enquiring you will receive a welcome guide which will have all the answers to your questions including how to prepare for the session.

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Amy Tong


Amy Tong is a multi award-winning newborn and baby photographer in Sydney's Inner West (Balmain). Photographing babies since 2012, Amy captures timeless images of your new baby and family. Amy is also fully accredited member of the AIPP as well as a sought after mentor and teacher.

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Sandra Tawil


Sandra Tawil Photography Offers Newborn, Maternity, Family and Milestone Photography.

Based in the Sutherland Shire - Sydney

Sandra has been a Newborn Photographer for 5 years and in the industry for 14years.

Sandra has 4 children of her own and knows how important it is to have these memories.

Be sure to get in contact for more info! 

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NEW SOUTH WALES - other locations

Lauren Potter


When you choose Lollie Claire Photography, you’re not just choosing Lauren as your photographer. You’re entrusting her with your family. Safety and delivering quality products is her number one commitment to you. It’s an absolute honour to be given the opportunity to create a memorable experience for your family that is affordable and knowing that you have peace of mind your little one will be safe at all times. 

Lollie Claire Photography is based in Helensburg Wollongong NSW

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Krystle Bevan


Krystle Bevan Photography is located in the heart of Cooma NSW with a professional home studio specifically designed for newborns. Krystle specializes in creating and capturing beautiful images of your pregnancy, newborn baby and children that you will cherish for a lifetime and beyond.
With two little boys of her own, she u nderstands how important photographs are to transport you back in time to the moments you didn't know you had forgotten. Krystle often quotes, "Photography is a way of feeling, of touching, of loving. Photographs remember the little things, long after you have forgotten everything."

With complete and up to date immunisation, insurance, WWVP clearance and Paediatric CPR/First Aid, you can be sure your precious little people are in the safest of hands.

Birth documentary, family and engagement/wedding photography services are also available by enquiry.
Krystle Bevan Photography - Capturing your NOW, for you to cherish FOREVER....

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Emma Sheehan


Shots by Sheehan is a purpose built studio based in the Hunter Valley, NSW. Although Emma has been taking photographs of anything and everything since she saved up for her first digital slr camera, it is only since 2016 that she has seen her passion become a career.

Emma specialises in newborn, maternity and family photos, but will happily give any type of session a go. 

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Laura Cole


Laura is a photographer based in Orange NSW capturing memories of your baby and family in all of its stages. Specialising in newborn, maternity and child photography in her natural light home studio as well as the love and dynamic of your family in her outdoor family sunset sessions.

She truly believes that the value of a photograph is often not known until years after it is taken, and loves knowing that she plays a special part in giving her clients those memories to enjoy and treasure for generations to come.

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ACT - Canberra

Ashleigh Whyte


Ashleigh is extremely passionate about newborn photography and is currently studying and learning all the necessary elements that go into becoming  a successful newborn photographer! Especially neonatal and workplace health and safety! Ashleigh has completed her Infant CPR/First Aid Course with CPR Kids and attended our Infant Safety Workshop and now completed her Certificate in Newborn Photography! Watch this space...Ashleigh is going to be amazing! 


Jennie Sallis


Jennie is an Adelaide based portrait photographer and owner of OLIVERS REEF CREATIVE.

 She specialises in family, children, maternity and newborn photography.

As an ex Registered Nurse with over 30 years in the medical industry, she is passionate about the safety and health of her clients.

Jennie has studied a Diploma of Fashion Design and is now completing a Diploma of Photography and Photo Imaging. Her medical & design background helps her to create beautiful images, engaging storytelling and stunning imagery whilst ensuring the safety of her clients.

She is a Student Member of the AIPP.

She travels between Adelaide and Perth on a regular basis.

As a mother on 3 adult children, she understands the importance of memories for current and future generations. Her timeless portraits will be treasured forever.

VICTORIA - Melbourne

Alysa Robinson


Alysa is a talented, experienced Maternity, Newborn and Baby Photographer, offering sessions out of her home studio in Pakenham, Victoria. She is a patient, caring  professional and highly recommended newborn photographer! 

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Amy Kurczewski


At Belly, Baby & Co Photography, Amy loves to capture your family's story - a memory of yours that will be treasured and admired for many years to come.

Located in a home studio in Chirnside Park, Amy welcomes you and your family into a warm environment to where you can relax and enjoy watching and creating a special time that will be captured forever in time.

Specialising in Maternity, Newborn, Children & Family.

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Jessica Perera


Jess is a Melbourne based photographer and Owner of Jessica Perera Photography based in her beautiful home studio in Officer, Vic.     She has always had a love for photography, then after having a child of her own in 2015 started her journey into Newborn and Baby photography.  She loves constantly learning and feels Blessed to be able to capture such special times for her clients with Safety being her number 1 priority during every session.     Specialising in Newborn, Baby, Maternity Photography.

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VICTORIA - other locations

Katie Merritt


Photography has been a passion of Katie's for as long as she can remember.  She has always been particularly interested in working with Newborn’s to be specific, and is very proud of the way she has honed her craft.  Katie worked in childcare for 19 years, is the eldest of 5 siblings (the youngest being 16 years younger than her!) and the eldest of 19 grandchildren, so to say she has been surrounded by children all her life is an understatement, but she loves every minute of it and wouldn’t wish it any other way.

Katie started her business in March 2018 at her home in Lovely Banks, Geelong, where she has made a little home studio for her clients. It has been an amazing experience so far and one she will continue to learn and develop each day. Photography makes Katie feel like she is living a dream! She loves life, and loves meeting and photographing all her clients!

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Sara Rendell


Sara Rendell Photography is a natural light photography studio, based in the Albury Wodonga region

on the border of Victoria & New South Wales. Specialising in Newborn photography, 

Sara has over 5 years of experience working with Newborns & aims to provide a professional service in a comfortable and relaxed environment

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Jodie Watson


Satin Edge's beautiful studio is based in Warragul, Victoria. With state of the art equipment, located in a commercially zoned premises, you will feel comfortable and relaxed during your session. 

Jodie joined the the Satin Edge team in 2018 as a photographer. She specialises in newborns, kids and family photography. Jodie is eager to show everyone just what she can do with her incredible skills in photography.

In conjunction with her passion for photography, she is a proud mother to her daughter, Belle and spends everyday bringing her positivity into everyone's lives and making a difference to their day.

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Jo Verhoef-Mjeda


Jo is the owner and photographer at Life in Focus Photography in Warrnambool Victoria. Jo has had a passion for photography for as long as she can remember. She loves getting that snapshot of that perfect memory or occasion. 

If you are looking for a family photo that represents the warmth and personality of who your family is, to capture a moment, be it a cheeky age (Jo has a toddler herself) or if you are expecting a new edition and want to create a memory to keep of that beautiful belly and the love it represents or the gorgeous new baby you have created, Jo would love to provide you and your family the opportunity to capture these wonderful moments.

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Rebecca Coverdale


Rebecca is a natural light newborn photographer and owner of Pink Heart Photography.
Located in Launceston Tasmania with over 30 years in the photography industry and over 20 years with children, Rebecca now mainly specializes in maternity and newborns , with a very popular babies first year program.
Contact Rebecca today to discuss your maternity and newborn portraits .

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Karin Shugrue


Karin at KS Photography simply LOVES newborn photography! She believes it is so precious to engage with your little one in their first few days of life and loves to record all of those sweet details like their little fingers and toes, their gorgeous lips and wisps of hair. Karin enjoys meeting young mums and dads who are overjoyed with their little baby and she cherish's the opportunity to capture this new found love for them forever.

KS Photography is a  Newborn, Maternity, Children and Family Photography Studio in Joondalup, Perth, Australia

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Janet Vlahov


Janet is a fully certified newborn and children's photographer with a studio based in Mt Barker, Western Australia. The studio is primarily for newborns and sitter sessions but with the beautiful scenery in this part of the world Janet loves to offer outdoor sessions as well, which can be in the forest or down at the beach, wherever takes your fancy.

With 3 beautiful children of her own Janet knows how precious those early years are. From the moment they are born they steal our heart, but in the blink of an eye they are all grown up and those tiny fingers and toes, the chubby cheeks, toothless grins and the way they look so fragile while they sleep are nothing more than memories.

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Caitlin Fern


Caitlin believes that photos are an excellent way of capturing the special moments that we often take for granted before they pass in the blink of an eye. It's nice to be able to look back and observe just how precious the moment really was amongst all the chaos. Like many things, professional photos have become a major trend in society. Caitlin’s Vision is to not only make professional photos affordable for everyone, but to also make them achievable for everyone.

Based in Secret Harbour, Western Australia

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Kerry Baker


Kerry is a newborn photographer, but holding the camera in her  hands is actually a very, very small part of the service she provides  whilst you’re in her studio.  Most of her time goes into preparing your baby, she will watch and learn about them, get a feel for what they like as they don’t all like the same settling techniques & posing positions. Whilst you’re in her studio, in Tapping, Perth, other than baby’s feed time, Kerry likes to comfort & settle your baby.  Become in tune with them and then once you're set, she will pick up her camera and capture their beautiful sleeping selves.

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