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This handsome newborn boy did so amazing during his session! This was a newborn lifestyle picture session in Marietta, GA. It was captured in the comfort of this little guy’s new home.
Lifestyle newborn sessions are typically an un-posed baby session. I have shot many of these sessions in client’s homes, some outside or at a park. It all depends on the parent’s desires and of course the time of year. The term lifestyle is open to interpretation. I mostly shoot lifestyle sessions with natural light, but do sometimes bounce light off the ceiling to brighten certain rooms in a home.
During this type newborn session, I tend to do a few posed photos with parents and then a few candid style. Candid shots still have guidance from me to give every client the best of themself. Most photos are focused on the baby with a few parents, siblings, and hands or feet photos. I offer an add on to the lifestyle session. I call this add on a posed prop or basket. This is where I bring a simple studio style setup with a prop. I still use natural light close to a window. I instruct the parents to follow the same instructions for every newborn session. For the prop I pose the baby into a natural position that baby seems to want to go into. By adding the prop the parent’s get a little bit of both styles of photos lifestyle and posed. This session pictured did not include a prop, but I do have some on my blog. Check this one out here: Lifestyle Newborn with Prop Added
Jennifer Mehling Photography, LLC is Cobb County based in Marietta, but serves all surrounding areas including Roswell, Kennesaw, Sandy Springs, Woodstock, Acworth, Alpharetta and other surrounding Atlanta metro areas.
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Capturing your connections in the everyday moments and milestones events. Jennifer Mehling Photography, LLC is an award winning Marietta, GA photographer. Jennifer serves Atlanta and other surrounding areas including Kennesaw, Roswell, Alpharetta, Smyrna, Sandy springs and more! Jennifer shoots on location & inside her client's homes to include Lifestyle photography. Jennifer specializes in Newborn Photography, Maternity Photography, Milk Bath Maternity, Child Photography, Family Photography, Senior Photography, Event Photography, Headshot Photography and Branding Photography