Category Archives: Newborn

Brand new Ethan

A lot of the families I photograph are not from The Bay Area – which often means that they don’t have family around when the baby is born. But Ethan was lucky enough to have both his grandma and his aunt travel over to be present for the birth, as well as support his parents...

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Tips for documentary newborn sessions at home

With the rising popularity of perfectly orchestrated newborn photographs we forget the potential that photographs have in capturing real life, honest moments, and natural portraits. Through documentary pictures you can capture your bond, your dynamic, your devotion – and who you are as a family. Here’s a few mindset shifts that will help capture those...

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Why I quickly walked away from the lucrative newborn portrait scene

“Why don’t you just do the types of sessions that are in demand and pay well?” was a question I was asked over the weekend, when a friend wanted to know how business was going. (A lot of the families who documentary sessions would be a great fit for aren’t really looking for a photographer,...

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Mom – get in the picture.

So Mom – how often are you snapping away pictures of a little one, instead of being in the pictures yourself? If you’re worried that all your kiddos will have left from your days together are selfies, you are not alone. I get it – life has gotten crazy busy. The thought of dressing everyone...

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JENNA CHRISTINA PHOTOGRAPHY

 

Documentary newborn and family photographer serving San francisco Bay Area, San Jose, Oakland, Berkeley, Santa Cruz and surrounding areas

 

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