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Newborn Baby Photography in Denver | Olivia

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Newborn Baby Photography in Denver

A new baby throws you for a loop. Well, maybe that’s an understatement. I should really say, your whole world is rocked. Your time is no longer your own. This little 7 pound thing basically dictates every move you make. But day after day, you start to settle into your new role and your new schedule.

When I come by for a newborn baby session sometime in the first two weeks, I know most parents are thinking “Why did I schedule this?” I’ll tell you why. It’s really not for now. It’s for later when your baby is 8 months old and you are freaking out, saying “this is going way too fast!” and for way later when they are toddlers, kids, teens…

It’s the same reason you have your images printed. It’s not for now. They can live on your computer or phone for now. It’s for later, when your computer dies or for way later when USBs and CDs aren’t readable anymore. We all have had experience with cassette tapes and VHS tapes, right?

Technology changes, printed images don’t.

I love newborn portraits because there is a natural sweetness present. Who can resist a tiny, helpless baby that sort of looks like you?! I don’t have to ask the parents to kiss the baby or snuggle with him. It comes naturally; they are already doing that. I don’t have to play peek-a-boo or squeak a favorite toy to illicit a smile. When a newborn smiles, it’s like I struck gold.

All I have to do is be patient and calm and the moments present themselves. These are the moments that make up your new life. This is what you want to remember forever.

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6 Comments

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    Kyla Hammel
    April 18, 2019 at 14:03

    Oh my gosh such sweet sweet newborn photos!! And that pup is just too cute!! Beautiful images!!

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    Milana Schaffer
    April 18, 2019 at 15:01

    I absolutely adore that first nakey baby photo with all those wrinkles!!! Great memories :)

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    Jolie Rodriguez
    April 18, 2019 at 16:28

    I love the black and whites! This sweet family will cherish their first photos. You are such a talented lifestyle photographer. Beautiful pictures!

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    Kaleigh
    April 18, 2019 at 21:34

    Aww these are so sweet! I’m sure lots of parents do feel that ‘oh man why I am I doing photos right now’ thing- but it’s sooo worth it!

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    kathryn kim
    April 19, 2019 at 15:42

    these are precious! i love how the boppy made it in the photo of them on the bed..that’s real life! so sweet

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    Savannah
    April 23, 2019 at 11:45

    Ahhhh! What a sweet little babe! <3

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