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Maternity Photography Sessions | Pittsburgh Newborn Photographer

The importance of Maternity Photos

The importance of maternity photography is priceless. As a mother, I can tell you that I regret not getting maternity photos taken. I thought “Why would I want to look at my pregnant self down the road?”.  But I look back at my (almost) “weekly growth” photos, and remember the connection my son and then daughter and I shared before they were born. Being pregnant is time of celebration. And you know what? Looking back now I didn’t look so bad after all.

The Connection

Pregnancy is an exciting time in life, and after your baby comes you will likely forgot those moments of anticipation. The waiting, and waiting for your baby to arrive. Maternity photography will give you a timeless window back into that time that you will cherish, and that your child will cherish when they are able to appreciate it. Maternity photography will bring back the memory of little kicks, hiccups and watching baby move around your belly. Moments I never want to forget.

Beauty of our Belly

You might not feel beautiful (I was not feeling glorious with almost 40 extra pounds), but your baby bump is beautiful. I promise, you will appreciate it so much more after birth. Seeing the beauty in your pregnant body can be really difficult, but you will realize just how beautiful those changes are when you see how beautiful the images are. It will give you a confidence that you might not have had before.

Memories & Heirlooms

When it comes down to it, maternity photography isn’t something that we do only for ourselves. We document our pregnancy to look back and laugh with our child at the cravings, and the hormones. Maternity photography can be a great heirloom to pass on to your child. Having a nice album made, or including maternity photography in their newborn album is just another way to celebrate how a life was made.


FULL MATERNITY SESSION (Available with booked newborn session) – $95

  • Customized 1 hour maternity session in my studio or in a local outdoor area
  • Use of maternity gowns and wardrobe
  • Professional editing of 20-25 images
  • Specialty maternity packages available
  • 25 Custom birth announcements
  • All printed and digital products purchased separately


  • 30 minute in-studio maternity session
  • Use of maternity gowns and wardrobe
  • Professional editing of at least 10 images to view in online gallery
  • 5 hi-resolution files with printed proofs of each file
  • Specialty maternity packages available

I also offer a Baby Plan for parents who want to document baby’s first year. My newborn clients receive a discount, however if you aren’t a newborn client you are welcome to join as well. Click here to learn more!

All Sessions require a session fee be paid in advance to formally book your appointment. Session fees do not include any prints, digital files or products unless otherwise specified. Clients may purchase these products either A La Cart or by “Designing Your Own” Collection. Visit my investment page for more information or contact me to receive a detailed pricing and product menu and my exclusive newborn session guide.

For your convenience, major credit cards and checks are accepted. Prices are subject to change without notice. Current pricing will be honored upon booking with the retainer fee.  Special charity discounts or other offers cannot be combined.

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