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Lesson 10: Newborn photography mini-class

Photographing newborns might seem challenging—between scheduling feeds, dealing with colic, and coping with general unpredictability of this tiny human—but with a few basic techniques, you'll shoot swoon-worthy images in no time.


Let's teach you how to take amazing newborn photos.

Action step:

Capture this precious and fleeting time in your newborn's life by applying the techniques I've shown you here in this lesson. Share one photo of your beautiful baby with our growing Instagram community using #MotherlyPhotos.

Motherly's photography class lessons—

Lesson 1: Let there be light
Lesson 2: Background matters
Lesson 3: Styling your photos like a pro
Lesson 4: Get in the picture, mama!
Lesson 5: Action shots of baby, toddler + kids
Lesson 6: Edit those pics
Lesson 7: Backing up your photos
Lesson 8: Printing your photos
Lesson 9: Maternity photography mini-class
Lesson 10: Newborn photography mini-class
Lesson 11: Family photography mini-class

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