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    The First 28 Days: How to Pose Newborns



    The newborn stage is defined as the first 28 days of life, after which humans are referred to as infants for up to three months.

    In our studio, we consider newborns to be as old as six weeks, as most babies are born earlier than the 40-week cycle. A baby is considered premature when it is born at least three weeks before the due date—in other words, before the start of the 37th week.

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    The First 28 Days: How to Pose Newborns
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    Baby Birthday Video



    Not many photographers specialize in baby birthday sessions. This month we look at the five most important factors that go into shooting and editing a compelling birthday film.

    We used my daughter Sloan’s first birthday to show you our process. The photos and video you see are from two separate days. One was from baby Sloan’s photo/video shoot, and the other was from the actual birthday party with family and friends.

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    Baby Birthday Video
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    4 Brand New: The Business of Newborn Portraits



    Whether you are currently a newborn photographer, have considered photographing newborns, or the thought of photographing a baby freaks you out—you have more than likely been asked to photograph a newborn session at one point or another.

    Even if you never want to specialize in photographing newborns, if you are a portrait photographer, it is a great skill to add to your bag.

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    Brand New: The Business of Newborn Portraits