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Mabel + Finnian

Raleigh Newborn Photography

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It was so super sweet to see this little guy with his puppy. And what a sweetheart she was! I get to meet so many puppies while working, and I love seeing them with their babies. Mabel was just such a sweet dog too. I love that we were able to get some bright eyed and some sleepy pictures of Finnian with his family + his puppy. Newborn sessions at home are the best because you have nowhere to go, it’s just focused on you and your baby. And everything you need is right there. (Isn’t it amazing how babies are just so small but need so much!) It was a great morning with these four + loved meeting this sweet family!

According to Mom…

What was the first thing you thought when you saw your baby for the first time? Seeing Finnian for the first time was a wirlwind of emotions: awe, wonder, amazement, relief, and overwhelming joy were among the first. It’s so difficult to describe, but it was the most amazing moment of my life by far. I had no idea what to expect, but it surpassed my wildest expectations. We are so in love with our little boy!

What was your favorite part of our session together? The best part of having our newborn session together was how relaxed and calm you were! I was a nervous wreck and felt super anxious about my body and the baby cooperating, but you totally made me feel like you had everything under control and knew exactly what to do to get the most perfect pictures. It was wonderful doing them at home because, especially as new parents, it’s really stressful trying to take the baby out to places (and even more so in the first two weeks!). On top of that, the pictures look so natural and feel that much more special since the setting is our own home.

How did you prepare the baby for our photoshoot? I did my hair and makeup and felt very happy that I actually was able to do both on time!:)I also worked with the stylist to order some clothes, although I should have tried them on because they didn’t fit. Other than that, we tried to clean as much as possible, but luckily it didn’t matter too much once you got here and we just shuffled the clutter when we needed to (which was really helpful!)

How was your experience having your newborn photographed? Were you worried or nervous beforehand? How did it turn out? I was nervous and worried that he wouldn’t cooperate, but it worked out great and you were SO patient and knew lots of good tricks to get the perfect shots. It turned out PERFECT and we could not be more thrilled with the pictures! They are so beautiful. I was also so worried about how I would look, just two weeks post partum. But you made me look great and I feel like I was covered up without being cropped out.

What would be your advice to someone having newborn photographs taken? Relax and don’t stress because Becky knows what she’s doing. They will turn out beautiful and you will look great too!

Did you have a sentimental item at our shoot? We used two blankets that my mom knit for the baby. One was the first baby blanket we received, and my mom actually started knitting it before we revealed my pregnancy…she already picked up on the hints and knew before we told her!

Was there a sentimental item in your nursery that we photographed? The crib and quilt, along with the mobile are special. I’m so glad we got nice pictures of the nursery!

Do you have any other children? How did they react to the baby? We do not have other human children, but we got so many amazing pictures with our first furbaby, our dog Mabel! We love the pictures so much! She’s so much a part of our little family.

Any favorite baby gear so far? Or things you’ve loved that you’ve bought for the baby? We really love the 4Moms play yard. We use the bassinet attachment for his bassinet in our room, and it’s so easy to pick up and take places for traveling. We also have a BOB stroller that’s awesome and super easy to maneuver. Lastly, we love our Kindercarry baby carrier and Keekaroo Peanut changing pads!

Any other advice to families preparing for photos or picking out wardrobe? Wear what you’re most comfortable in. Simple, and form fitting is best!

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New Baby Sweetness

Chapel Hill Newborn Photography

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It was super fun to find out this sweet boy was going to be a big brother. (See his newborn portraits here) He was just so adorable holding his baby brother and showing me all about him. We also talked about dinosaurs, trains, and all things transportation. And you can see from these photos, he loves his Mommy so much! Love it! Everything about this session was just so sweet, and I have loved photographing this family so much.

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Welcome Emerson 

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I was really excited when I heard from this Mama that they were having another baby.Their family is just so chill and fun to photograph. Big brother was just soooo absolutely precious with his baby brother. He just rolled with the session and was able to have a lot of fun while snuggling his baby brother. This session is serious cuteness overload with these two boys. Also, this mama has such a great style + it’s fun to photograph all the special touches she added to her boys’ nurseries. Love how their sessions were in the same house but completely different for both boys (see big brother’s newborn portraits here)

According to Mom…

What was your favorite part of our session together? I loved how relaxed it was. We all felt comfortable, even my two year old son. I also love that the photos represent us in our element and that we’ll always have photos to share with our boys of what our house looked like when they were born and what their nurseries were like.

How was your experience having your newborn photographed? Were you nervous or worried beforehand? This time around I was more nervous about our toddler behaving and holding still long enough to get some good shots. Rebecca was so patient with him and made everything fun for him – he was excited to show her his baby brother and his favorite toys.

What would be your advice to someone getting newborn photographs taken? Long enough to get some good shots. Rebecca was so good with him and made everything fun for him.

Did you have a sentimental item at our shoot? Yes – we had Emerson photographed in moccasins I had as a baby. She photographed our oldest in the same pair a few years ago.

Any favorite baby gear so far?  My favorite baby gear this time around has been my Solly Baby wrap. It has been tremendously helpful to wear the little one while I wrangle my toddler.

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Limited Time Studio Newborn Sessions

Raleigh Simple Studio Newborn Photography 

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    Right now we are offering, for a limited time, simple, natural studio mini sessions for newborns. Because they are new, we have a great special on them – total cost is 299.00 (plus sales tax) Half is due when booking and half is due the day of the session. These are on an all white background and are for some simple and sweet portraits of your newborn. They are at my home studio, and right now just include the baby. We will be opening up sessions that include parents soon, but for right now, we are starting with just simple baby sessions. We won’t be able to offer studio sessions for this price long, so send us an email if you’d like to get on the schedule.

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Puppy Kisses

Raleigh NC Newborn Photography

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This baby girl is so loved. Her cousin and aunt were there already doting on her and showering her with kisses. And of course, her sweet puppy was just so cute with her. It’s always great when family is in town, can be part of the newborn session, and can take a few photos. Her sweet cousin took a few photos with her before heading out to the park with her Mama. It was one of those days where you could be outside, yay, and not too cold. The warm weather has been so nice this week. Whenever we get our super short Spring in North Carolina, it’s so exciting! Except, I am not looking forward to the possible storms/maybe tornadoes later today. Whenever they even mention the tornado word on the news, I’m like, ugh, go away! I guess the bad weather is the bad part of Spring. (and maybe the pollen, too! ) Okay, back to the cuteness of this newborn session. I die over the image of her sweet puppy looking at her in the crib and hanging on the couch. (Always fun to take pictures with your fur babies, too!)

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Rebecca Keller is a Raleigh Newborn Photographer featured in My Little Peanut, Let The Kids Dress Themselves and several other blogs.