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A Meaningful Newborn Photo Session Every newborn photo session is unique. Chandler’s session is the perfect example of how meaningful it can be for a family. Ashanti and Bianca’s road to motherhood was a long one. When their rainbow baby Chandler was born, they decided to commemorate her birth with newborn photos. Little Chandler was […]

MORGAN CITY, Louisiana Newborn Photographer | An Extra Special Louisiana Newborn Photo Session

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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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Best age for Newborn Photos  This is a question I am asked often: “What is the best age for newborn photos?” Typically, the best age for newborn photos is within the first 14 days after birth. Reason being, is that your baby is generally very sleepy and still flexible enough to mold into those tiny, […]

MORGAN CITY, Louisiana Newborn Photographer | The Magnificent Time for Newborn Photos

newborn boy cowboy prop

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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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  Baton Rouge’s Best Family Photographer WOW! THANK YOU TO EVERY ONE WHO VOTED FOR ME. I had no idea this was a thing. It means so much to me that I have so many AMAZING clients who took the time to vote for me for the Baton Rouge’s best family photographer contest. When I […]

Morgan City, Louisiana Newborn Photographer | Baton Rouge’s Best Family Photographer

Best Newborn Photographer Baton Rouge

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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…

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Reign’s Newborn Session Hello! Today on the blog you get to meet Reign, the 7-pound, 4-ounce bundle of sweetness who belongs to Jade and Ryan. They made the drive from Prairieville, Louisiana for her portrait session. This newborn photo shoot took place in my studio in Morgan City, Louisiana. Reign was such a calm and sweet […]

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

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When Kayleigh’s mom, Khari reached out, she requested my little high chair prop. I typically don’t use that prop with many newborns but Kayleigh was just perfect. Check it out below! I loved her color choices mom chose her newborn’s photo shoot. Kayleigh might look bigger in these photographs but she was 6lbs of tiny […]

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

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