Newborn Photography: Props, Poses, Tips and Insights

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Have you tried photographing newborns?  Have you ever wondered how to get beautiful images of sleeping babies?

Tracy Raver and Kelley Ryden, twin sisters and newborn photographers, were on the Today Show sharing tips, tricks and providing insight into the world of newborn photography.  Watch this video to learn how they work together as a team to get some of the most incredible baby images ever.

They also have a wonderful coffee table book out called Sleeping Beauties: Newborns in Dreamland.

Jodi Friedman, MCP Actions

Jodi Friedman is the founder of MCP Actions. She designs popular Photoshop actions and Lightroom presets that make editing faster, easier and more fun.

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    Breanne says:

    This post seriously could not have come at a better time. I am photographing my first newborn after weeks of research and study this afternoon and I popped on the computer this morning for some relaxing blog reading (but also to scour for any last minute tips). I’m so glad this showed up in my Google Reader!

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    Morriah says:

    Love it! Where did you get your props?

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    Erica says:

    what lens do you reccomend for newborn photo session

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