Pencil book your newborn photo shoot way before the baby gets born.
These are things that you really need to plan well ahead of time as much as possible. If you don’t plan things out accordingly, it is very easy for you to miss out on having your newborn photo shoot set up right on schedule and you need to go ahead and do something about this as much as possible. Of course, pregnancy can be a bit unpredictable at times and you might not end up getting everything set up the right way based on the schedules alone but you should at least have a pencil booking just to ensure that you do have a slot in case the baby comes out and you would like to get those first few days documented. Those moments are precious. You will be tired and self-deprived and things won’t always get to work in your favor every single time but you will be thankful that you did everything that you did because things will pan out so much easier and so much more smoothly if you do things that way.
The first 7-10 days are the best timelines for a newborn photo shoot.
These days are extremely important. This is the time in the baby’s life that newborn photographers are particularly ecstatic about because what this technically means is that they have enough time and all of the right circumstances working for them when it comes to pulling of everything that they might have in their creative shot list. Photographing babies is not the kind of thing that will be easy to track. What you need to understand is that at the end of the day, this is something that you will seriously need to go ahead and work out one way or the other. Talk this out with your hired baby photographer. Make sure that there will always be enough time that will serve as a leeway or as an allowance that will still guarantee you a slot even if you get a little delayed now and then. A newborn photo shoot will only be successful and efficient if you deal with the schedule accordingly.
Home is where the heart is and where the best venue will turn out to be for the photo shoot.
If you think about it, it really does make perfect sense. You don’t have to worry about transporting the baby anywhere because everything will be done from the comfort of your very own home. You get to opt out of the stress of dressing the baby up, gathering his supplies from milk to his bottles to everything else in between, and so on and so forth. Make sure that the baby is fresh and well rested as well way back from the night before. This way, you get to make sure that the baby won’t be grumpy or anything like that at all during the main newborn photo shoot. There will be less delays if the baby is in an agreeable mood.