Category Archives: Boston Newborn Photography

Is my baby too old for newborn photos? No!

Is my baby too old for newborn photos? I get this question all the time! Maybe you thought you wanted to do newborn photos and you forgot to reach out. Maybe you contacted a few photographers but never got around to booking. Maybe you thought, why would I ever want newborn photos? But then your...

Newborn Photos with a toddler – how to prepare

Newborn Photos with a Sibling

Thinking about going to newborn photos with a toddler in tow might fill you with anxiety. I understand, I’ve been there. My oldest was 3 when my youngest was born and was not exactly thriving at listening, especially after 2 weeks of his new brother getting all our attention. But as I’ve seen time and time again, we got lots of great shots with him smiling, even though it felt crazy at the time.

Boston Newborn Photos – the Details

Boston newborn photographer details

I’m so excited to work with you! I’ve been photographing babies and families since 2012 and working with my amazing clients is one of my favorite things about this business. I know that every photographer does things a little differently, so I wanted to outline all the details, so you know exactly what to expect.

Boston maternity and newborn photographer – Bundle together

Boston newborn and maternity photographer

If you are considering booking a Boston maternity and newborn photographer, but unsure whether you should only book a maternity session, only book a newborn session, or book both? This blog post is for you! Of course, as a professional photographer, I have a special insight into this topic. I also have personal experience with multiple photo sessions with my two little boys. 

How to prepare for your newborn photo session

How to prepare for your Boston studio newborn photo session

Boston studio newborn photo session are my absolute favorite. After years of looking at spaces around the Boston area, I opened up my dream studio in Dedham, MA. The studio is designed specifically for newborn sessions, with multiple backdrops to give your photos lots of variety and a client closet for mom and baby. My goal was to create a space that is both a gorgeous setting for photos but also a comfortable space for my new clients, to create the best possible experience. I can’t wait to welcome you into my second home.

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Whitney O'Brien is a Boston newborn photographer with a studio in Dedham, MA. She specializes in natural, timeless portraits of motherhood, including maternity, newborn, milestone, and family sessions.


She serves Boston neighborhoods such as Roslindale, Jamaica Plain, West Roxbury, and Hyde Park, as well as Dedham, Needham, Newton, Brookline, Westwood, Norwood, Walpole and beyond.


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