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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

baby boy bed prop

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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

newborn boy smiling brown

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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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Lucy & Parker’s One Year Session   It’s hard to believe that these two sweet baby girls are already one year old! I still remember just how tiny they were when I photographed them during their newborn session. They loved being next to each other then and even more now as they are older. I […]

Morgan City, Louisiana Photographer | Lucy & Parker’s One Year Session

Newborn baby girls twin photo session

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Breaux Extended Family Session   Hi again, everyone! Let me stop for a second to tell you that I am seriously the luckiest photographer in the world. My clients are always so wonderful to work with. That’s true of my session with the DeHart & Breaux family, too! I met up with them at the […]

Morgan City, Louisiana Newborn Photographer | Breaux Family Session

Extended family sunset session

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Why Choose Me as your Photographer   EXPERIENCE I have photographed hundreds of newborns and have received training from some of the best in the industry. I am fully licensed, insured and trained in newborn safety. My studio is comfortable and accommodating and is located in the heart of downtown Morgan City. It offers an area […]

Morgan City, Louisiana Newborn Photographer | Why Choose Me…

Melinda Gilmore Photography Studio

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Hi again, everyone! I have a hard time facing the fact that little Ella is already TWO years old. But you know what this 2-year-old birthdays mean? Cake. And smashing cakes, of course! Something I haven’t done before but it was a whole lot of FUN! At two years old she knew exactly what cake […]

Thibodaux, Louisiana Baby Photographer | Ella’s Second Birthday Session

second birthday cake smash photo shoot

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I was so excited to meet this sweet baby boy.  Grayson was such a sweet and content baby during is photo shoot. He stayed awake for a good portion of his newborn session and he looked around at everything and everyone and didn’t say a peep. His mom and dad said he would stay awake […]

Lafayette, Louisiana Newborn Photographer | Grayson’s Newborn Session

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Sweet Miss Evangeline came to the studio back in February from Baton Rouge for her very first portrait session as a newborn baby. Check out her newborn session here: She was just a dream to photograph! She was a super easy, calm (and sleepy!) baby. Her mama requested a vintage boho vibe for her session […]

Baton Rouge, Louisiana Baby Photographer | Evangeline’s Milestone Session