unique newborn photography

The newborn stage goes by so quickly; before you know it, your “newborn” is all grown up! Capture those precious, fleeting moments with creative newborn photography. From adorable props and settings to sweetly sleeping poses, tiny ones are being photographed in a variety of unique ways. Here are 10 inspiring ideas.

  • How much does baby weigh? This rustic backdrop and vintage produce scale help tell the charming story. How much does baby weigh? This rustic backdrop and vintage produce scale help tell the charming story. Alaska Photography & Design
  • Mission accomplished. This touching image of daddy standing guard over his little girl cradled in his helmet really shows baby’s tiny size and fragility — and speaks volumes of the sacrifices of soldiers. Mission accomplished. This touching image of daddy standing guard over his little girl cradled in his helmet really shows baby’s tiny size and fragility — and speaks volumes of the sacrifices of soldiers. Beckal's Photography
  • Handle with care. What could be more perfect than a precious newborn resting peacefully in the loving hands of her parents? No props needed. Handle with care. What could be more perfect than a precious newborn resting peacefully in the loving hands of her parents? No props needed. Sweet Pea Photography
  • Outdoor beauty. With so many breathtaking backdrops in Alaska, document the beauty of your child in nature’s very own studio. Outdoor beauty. With so many breathtaking backdrops in Alaska, document the beauty of your child in nature’s very own studio. Relic Photographic
  • Special delivery. Send a message to the world that someone brand new, your child, has finally arrived. What better prop than a mailbox to signify the most important delivery of your life? Special delivery. Send a message to the world that someone brand new, your child, has finally arrived. What better prop than a mailbox to signify the most important delivery of your life? Relic Photographic
  • How sweet it is. Mark that very special “birth day” celebration with a cupcake! How sweet it is. Mark that very special “birth day” celebration with a cupcake! Angela Tritle Photography
  • Great catch! Including fun or sentimental objects will showcase your unique personality. Here, baby is snuggled in daddy’s high school baseball glove. Great catch! Including fun or sentimental objects will showcase your unique personality. Here, baby is snuggled in daddy’s high school baseball glove. Kaile Meyers Photography
  • Sweet siblings. Not much is sweeter than seeing siblings show affection and love. By capturing moments like these, you’ll get tears out of the grandparents for years. Sweet siblings. Not much is sweeter than seeing siblings show affection and love. By capturing moments like these, you’ll get tears out of the grandparents for years. Kaile Meyers Photography
  • Memories... Not only is this a beautiful outdoor setting, but it’s also the site where mommy and daddy were married – adding even more sentiment to this dream-come-true story. Memories... Not only is this a beautiful outdoor setting, but it’s also the site where mommy and daddy were married – adding even more sentiment to this dream-come-true story. Brittany Ashton Photography
  • Center of love. Baby is lovingly framed by mommy and daddy’s kiss -- a beautiful way to portray the birth of a brand new family. Center of love. Baby is lovingly framed by mommy and daddy’s kiss -- a beautiful way to portray the birth of a brand new family. Relic Photographic