We understand just how much you want to freeze time and enjoy every second with your little ones. It’s hard to be in the moment, especially with so many distractions around. In this age of being overly connected, it’s nice to take some time with your family, find a place you love, get dressed up, and capture some memories. Whether it’s your precious newborn curled up asleep or your whole family posing for your holiday card, finding the right photographer is key.
Thankfully, we’ve done the work for you. We’ve rounded up some of the best photographers around and have them all here for you in our Guide to Boston-Area Photographers. We are so thankful to the photographers who have chosen to work with us to bring you this Guide, and we know the perfect photographer is here for your needs.
Now’s the time to to find the perfect photographer for you and your family!
The Mirrored Image
Your family, your moments…
Think back on your childhood. How did you remember your family moments?
Cherished moments have long been captured in photographs.
We leaf through our old family albums; we watch home movies.
What will you have for your children to cherish these moments?
Katherine is an international award-winning photographer. Much of her work is on location in Boston and around the South Shore. She specializes in newborn, family, and child photography. She works closely with her clients to create a customized session tailored to their families and special moments.
Whitney O'Brien Photography
Whitney O’Brien Photography is a custom newborn and family photography studio. Whitney feels so fortunate to serve her clients with classic images of their family and provide them with an unforgettable experience along the way. She uses neutral colors and simple props and poses to create timeless family heirlooms. After working with nearly 100 families over the last five years, she is known to some of her clients as the “baby whisperer.”
When she’s not hanging out with tiny humans, she loves traveling to European cities, hiking the national parks, trying new restaurants (<3 donuts and tacos), or decorating her home.
Miss Z Photography
Miss Z Photography is a published, award-winning photography studio offering a full-service experience, including professional hair and makeup and timeless heirloom artwork designed from your images. Miss Z Photography specializes in custom maternity, birth, newborn/baby, and child portraiture. Their studio is located in historic downtown New Bedford, Massachusetts.
Contact Miss Z Photography to schedule your complimentary consultation.
Courtney Hizey Photography
Award-winning travel photographer and Boston native Courtney Hizey has been “wowing” families with her breathtaking and creative photographs for over six years. Courtney Hizey Photography, LLC is a portrait studio, conveniently located right off 128 and the Mass Pike in Weston Center. With a BA in child development and experience running her own preschool, Courtney is no stranger to working with families and children. Courtney received training at the largest baby hospital in the country on how to safely pose newborns. Courtney’s photographs have been featured in Twins Magazine, Basic Invite, and Snapknot.
Sharon Reiley Photography
The Art of Time
If life is short, then childhood is even shorter. Make the most of it with Reiley Photography. Reiley Photography’s philosophy is simple: Great pictures start with a great experience — one that’s fun, relaxed, and stress-free. Sharon Reiley believes photographs can be more meaningful and more soulful when they tell a story that is authentic to who you are as a family. Through her lens, time stands still, revealing the heart and soul of this amazing life you have created. All you have to do is be yourselves.
Denise Carty Photography
Denise Carty is a PPA-registered photographer based in Scituate, MA. Denise Carty Photography specializes in maternity and newborn. Denise loves capturing this magical journey in a couple’s life, beginning with maternity to birth and beyond. Her photographic style is classic and timeless imagery. Her style also comprises simple poses with neutral colors. She wants your images to be stunning today and still be beautiful 20 years from now. Let her help capture your moment!
Beth Miga Photography
Beth Miga is a Boston-based newborn and family lifestyle photographer offering custom in-home and outdoor sessions. Her style can best be described as light, airy, and organic. She keeps things simple and natural, with a focus on real moments and real connection. Beth’s newborn sessions are scheduled in the comfort of your home and include naturally posed newborn pictures as well as pictures with parents, siblings, and pets. For families, she offers outdoor sessions planned around activities and interaction. Outside of work, Beth enjoys traveling, cooking, reading, and spending time with her husband and two daughters.
Stephanie Clement Photography
Stephanie is a full-service natural-light lifestyle photographer specializing in newborn, child, and family photography. By getting to know her clients before the session, she strives to create images that demonstrate the uniqueness and the true spirit and personality of each family member that will be treasured for years to come.
Stephanie Clement loves to shoot outdoors — Boston and local city streets, local parks and beaches — and she also loves to come to your home and has indoor options as well, utilizing the Boston area’s great architecture. She is based in Andover and travels throughout the Greater Boston area and beyond.
Jessica Lynch Photography
Jessica Lynch Photography, LLC is a studio photographer located in the heart of downtown Plymouth. Being one of the area’s top newborn and maternity photographers, I offer a personalized experience with every detail custom designed to you. I provide everything – every gown, newborn outfit, prop and more, every detail is provided for you! I pride myself in my client relations – the client is my number one priority! Newborns require a high level of training and experience, both of which I possess.
Jessica Pegg Photography
Honest moments are what I use to tell your families story. I combine a documentary style with relaxed portraits to create natural and authentic images for your family to treasure for years to come. Serving Boston and beyond, I aim to create an experience for clients that is fun, comfortable and memorable. No awkward posing or unnatural set ups. Just real moments and real memories.
I have been photographing New England Families since 2010 and combine my photography experience with decade of youth work to connect with families and their children. My focus is on location or at home documentary & lifestyle sessions for families of all ages.
Elizabeth M. Piper is a Boston-based, natural-light photographer who specializes in children, couples, and families. Her style is a blend of traditional and lifestyle, so she aims to not only get those classic “everyone looking at the camera” images but also to capture those natural moments and emotions between you and your loved one(s). Her other goal is to make your session relaxing and enjoyable by partnering with you from the beginning to create images that truly capture you and that will be passed down for generations.
Kayla Clare Photography
Kayla Skillin is a photographer based in Boston. She specializes in fine art and landscape photography but really loves photographing children and their families. Capturing the genuine moments of happiness and love between families is really what her photography is all about. Kayla mostly shoots on-location focusing on the Greater Boston area and the South Shore. She is available for family sessions as well as senior portraits and engagement sessions. Locations are discussed between Kayla and her clients to bring to life the vision that her clients see for their final products; sessions are customized to fit every customer’s needs.
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