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Tips to Help Your Newborn’s Session go Smoothly Before you arrive to your newborn photography session it is important to follow the prep guide your photographer has provided to you. The prep guide helps ensure a successful newborn photo session with your precious new baby at Melinda Gilmore Photography in Morgan City, Louisiana. Traveling to […]

Preparing for a Newborn Photo Session in Morgan City, Louisiana

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Why you should hire a professional newborn photographer Unfortunately your baby isn’t going to be a baby for very long. One minute, you’re going to be sitting in the hospital looking down at your beautiful new baby as he or she rests comfortably in your arms for the very first time. And in what feels […]

Morgan City, Louisiana Newborn Photographer | Why you should hire a professional newborn photographer

Heirloom photo album

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Maddox’s Newborn Session   Hi everyone! Today on the blog you get to meet Maddox, the 7-pound bundle of sweetness who belongs to Mary and Blake. This newborn session took place in my studio in Morgan City and I was able to capture some of my favorite images to date! Oh how I love my […]

Morgan City, Louisiana Newborn Photographer | Maddox’s Newborn Session

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Customized Artwork for Clients   I remember a few years back when my clients started asking if I offered products for their photographs. I actually thought about it for a long time but I would always remind myself how important digitals were to so many clients. However, at the end of the day I never […]

Morgan City, Louisiana Maternity Photographer | Customized Artwork for Clients

Custom Heirloom Artwork

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Model call alert! I’m photographing new setups for vendors and therefore seeking newborn babies ages 5 days to 14 days old to photograph between Sept. 16th and Sept. 30th. What’s in it for you, you ask? Great question!  Here’s the deal: If we end up working together, you’ll receive 5 complimentary digital files. For example: […]

Lafayette, Louisiana Newborn Photographer | Model Session

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It’s hard to believe that this was my FOURTH time photographing the very handsome Luca. I still remember just how tiny he was when I photographed him during his newborn session. I truly cannot put into words just how much I treasured photographing this young man over the last year. Every session, he had changed […]

Morgan City, Louisiana Newborn Photographer| Luca’s One Year Session

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I’ve always looked up to mom’s who made gorgeous photos and it was a dream to accomplish.  Today, I have a piece of that puzzle put together to show the hard work I put was so worth while.

Morgan City, Louisiana Newborn Photographer | So worth it…

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Are you looking for a belly to baby photographer? I would love to make your vision a reality. Customize your collection with what you love. ITS NEVER TOO EARLY TO BOOK YOUR BELLY TO BABY, MATERNITY, OR MILESTONE SESSION. Follow on Instagram ~> www.Instagram.com/melinda_gilmore_photography Contact Me

Morgan City, Louisiana Newborn Photographer | CUSTOMIZED Session

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Welcome back to the blog! Today I’m sharing a preview of the newborn photo session I recently had with Benjamin, who was welcomed into this big world on July 16, 2021 (which is also my brother’s birthday!) to Ashley and Omar. As you can imagine, Mom and Dad are equal parts in love with their […]

MORGAN CITY, Louisiana Newborn Photographer | Benjamin’s Newborn Session

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Hello! Today on the blog you get to meet Weston, the 6-pound, 13-ounce bundle of sweetness who belongs to Taliyah and Wydrick. This session took place in my studio in Morgan City, Louisiana, and I was able to capture some of my favorite images to date with this handsome baby boy! I loved that we […]

MORGAN CITY, Louisiana Newborn Photographer | Weston’s Newborn Session