Explore this page to learn more about the maternity portrait experience and pricing. Call us at 310-391-4500 to start planning your custom portrait session. 

"I love this company. Erika and her team are extremely professional and fun to work with.
The whole process of taking our maternity pictures was perfect  from beginning to end! I really appreciate the personal attention while preparing for our maternity shoot."  - Stacey S.


VISIT OUR YELP

Full Service Studio

Preserve your family heritage with timeless art displayed throughout your home.
We offer a variety of premium products including framed art, albums and gift items.

"Having our photos displayed in our home
allows us to relive our favorite moments over and over again."

THE DETAILS

MATERNITY & NEWBORN SESSIONS

As a premiere maternity and newborn photography studio with over a decade of experience photographing thousands of babies, rest assured that your precious bundle is in the best of hands.

We know the importance of preserving your family's most precious moments, and our team will document your baby and belly in a creative and unique way. We are proud to provide an unforgettable experience and create stunning portraits that celebrate you and the beautiful life you created.


SCHEDULING
Please give us a call at 310-391-4500 to have your due date confirmed on our calendar and to pick a date for your maternity session.

The best time for your maternity session is when you are 28-32 weeks pregnant.

Newborn sessions take place between 5-10 days after birth to ensure those sleepy, snuggled-up poses.

We typically book up months in advance for due date reservations and weeks to months in advance for maternity sessions. To confirm your sessions, we require a non-refundable 50% deposit of your session fee. Once the baby is born we will schedule a date for the newborn session.


INVESTMENT
The minimum investment for a maternity session with our studio is $1,500. There is a $500 session fee for your photographer's time, custom set design, your wardrobe, assistants, and all the time that goes into the personalized planning of your portrait session. All products, including digital files, are purchased separately, with a minimum purchase of $1,000.

Approximately two weeks after your photo session, you will return to the studio for your Ordering Appointment. This is when you will be presented with your images and you will decide which of our Collections or A La Carte options you will purchase. Our average client spends $2,000 - $4,000 after the session. 


SESSION PLANNING APPOINTMENT
Your maternity and newborn sessions are custom tailored to you and your baby. We love to meet with you at our studio a few weeks before your maternity session to get to know your style, try on dresses and plan every detail of your portraits in advance.


WARDROBE & PROPS
We have a large selection of maternity dresses and fabric wraps included with your session, so no need to worry about going shopping! We also have your baby's outfits covered for the newborn session plus an endless supply of custom props.


YOUR MATERNITY SESSION
Your maternity portrait session is approximately 90 minutes and is 2-3 outfits, We strongly recommend that you have your hair and makeup professionally done. A great company that our clients like to use is GlamSquad. Family and siblings are welcome to join for an additional $50 session fee. 

SAFETY AND HEALTH
Your family's health and safety is our number one priority. We diligently disinfect our studio, outfits and props after each session. Each member of the team assisting during your session has their current Flu and TDAP vaccines and is expertly trained in baby safety. Rest assured that you are in great hands, we've specialized in baby photography for over a decade! YOUR


NEWBORN SESSION
 All of our newborn sessions take place at our beautiful state-of-the-art Culver City studio. HOWEVER, due to increased COVID-19 concerns, we are temporarily traveling to client's homes for their newborn sessions. Sessions are 2-3 hours in length and we capture about 3-5 different sets with your baby.

The day of your photo session there will be one to two assistants helping your photographer to ensure your baby's safety as well as a relaxed experience for you. You are right next to us during the session and we encourage your input and feedback throughout the three hour session. There is a comfortable Client Lounge for you to relax, change, feed baby and enjoy complementary snacks and beverages in during your time at our studio. There is also a TV with Netflix in the Client Lounge to entertain older children (and dads!)


DISPLAYING YOUR ART
Approximately two weeks after your photo session you will return to our studio for your ninety minute ordering appointment. As a full service studio, we offer a variety of heirloom albums, custom framing, boutique birth announcements and a variety of grandparent gifts. We have a full time re-toucher on staff, and natural-looking re-touching is included with everything that you purchase.

Stuffed Animal Newborn Photo
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