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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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Land of Nod Recalls Status Furniture “Rosebud” Drop-Side Cribs

Posted by on Jan 27, 2011 in baby photos, Baby portraits, baby safety, Newborn & baby photography |

The Land of Nod Recalls Status Furniture “Rosebud” Drop-Side Cribs Due to Entrapment, Suffocation and Fall Hazards View the official press release WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. Name...

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romp

Posted by on Oct 13, 2009 in baby photos, Baby portraits, Children's photography, Family photography, Great finds, Newborn & baby photography, Toys |

Toys R Us is great, but sometimes you want to give your child toys full of whimsy and magic. An awesome place to go is ROMP, an exclusively online store started by mom and designer Jenn Labelle. Not only do her products make great gifts, but they’re also awesome accessories to have on a baby or children’s photography shoot. Below are some of the cutest toys I’ve seen in a while (take note of the wooden camera – my favorite!):...

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