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  • Writer's pictureAlana Taylor

How to Actually Find a Professionally Trained Newborn Photographer

Newborn photography is a rapidly growing industry, but unfortunately, it is also largely unregulated. This means that anyone can call themselves a newborn photographer, regardless of their qualifications or experience. While this can make it difficult for parents to find a qualified and safe photographer for their newborn, it is important to do your research and find a professional who is trained in newborn posing and safety.

One of the most important things to consider when looking for a newborn photographer in your area is their training and experience. A professional photographer who has been trained in newborn photography will have a deep understanding of how to safely pose and handle a newborn. They will also know how to work with the unique needs and challenges of a newborn, such as their delicate skin and tendency to fall asleep during the shoot.

Another important factor to consider is the photographer's safety protocols. A trained and experienced newborn photographer will have strict safety protocols in place to ensure that your baby is always safe and comfortable during the shoot. This may include using only safe and approved props, ensuring that the baby is never left unattended, and using proper positioning and support to prevent injury.

In addition to training and experience, it is also important to look at a photographer's portfolio and reviews. A portfolio will give you an idea of the photographer's style and their ability to capture beautiful and meaningful images. Reviews from past clients can also provide valuable insight into the photographer's level of professionalism, customer service, and overall experience.

When it comes to newborn photography, safety should always be the top priority. A qualified and experienced photographer will have the knowledge and skills to safely pose and handle your newborn, as well as the protocols in place to ensure that your baby is always safe and comfortable. By doing your research and finding a professional who meets these criteria, you can ensure that you will have beautiful and meaningful images to treasure for a lifetime, while also keeping your baby safe and comfortable.

In conclusion, finding a qualified and safe newborn photographer is vital for any parent. With the industry largely unregulated, it is important to do your research and look for a professional who has been trained in newborn posing and safety, has a portfolio and reviews, and has strict safety protocols in place. By taking the time to find the right photographer, you can ensure that your newborn's first photo shoot will be a safe and memorable experience for both you and your baby.

Get incontact with Alana from Alana Taylor Photography.

Alana Taylor Photography is a specialised newborn and baby photography studio located in Cranbourne East servicing Melbourne and its surrounds. Due to my experience in Newborn Photography I am Melbourne's most highly sought after newborn and baby photographer. My experience, knowledge, patience and bubbly nature ensures happy clients and gorgeous photos to treasure. Alana Taylor Photography is a Professional Newborn and Baby Photographer who also specialises in Newborn Photography, Maternity Photography, Baby and Kids Photography and Cake Smash Photography in Melbourne.

With over 12 years experience in the Photography Industry.

- I am Fully Vaccinated and Covid Vaccinated

- Working with Children's Check

- I am a Fully Registered Business

- I am Fully Insured

- I have been trained how to pose newborns safely.

- I use an assistant for all my sessions to ensure the safety of your babies



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