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Retouching challenge: put this baby on a lily pad

Posted by on Sep 30, 2012 in baby photos, Maternity Photography, Newborn & baby photography |

Retouching challenge: put this baby on a lily pad

Through clever retouching in Photoshop, this crafty mom wanted to have a fun piece of art of her six-month-old baby. But this picture had to be of him on a lily pad wearing a fancy crown. Always have good stylists on speed dial My friend and stylist Jersey Murray made this amazing crown. I took this quick snap of a lily pond on a hike. The baby photography part was easy. I shot the adorable little thing in my studio on a bright blue background. The background color makes it easy to mask out....

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Top twenty reasons to book a shoot: Reason #19

Posted by on Sep 26, 2012 in baby photos, Baby portraits, Newborn & baby photography |

Even newborns need retouching Believe it or not, this newborn baby was only five days old. She fussed and she cried and she fidgeted and she watched us for FIVE HOURS!!! This little, little baby NEVER went to sleep in five hours of waiting, feeding, cuddling and diaper changing. Grrrrr. But this is a pretty good example of how much retouching newborn babies require. See more newborns and...

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Beautiful baby – guess what year this was taken?

Posted by on Aug 31, 2012 in Baby photographer, baby photos, Baby portraits, Black and White, New York City | 2 comments

A beautiful, charming baby at six months old. I took this picture yesterday, but it looks timeless to me, like it could have been taken fifty years ago. Is it time to have your little treasure photographed? (Before she becomes a little terror????)

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Newborn photos in New York City

Posted by on Nov 22, 2011 in Baby photographer, Baby portraits, Children's photography, Family photography, Portraits of People |

I love my job. Newborn photography is, perhaps, the hardest thing in the world simply because babies are 100%, completely unpredictable. I recommend new parents bring the little ones in no later than three weeks. This is because you can usually curl them into that cute little ball. After that, babies start to do that stretchy thing with arms and legs reaching in all directions. Once that happens, they never go back into that super cute shape…. I love my...

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Introducing Toni: a newborn video

Posted by on Oct 21, 2011 in Baby photographer, Baby portraits, Beautiful women |

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