Moms and dads around the world will tell you that those first weeks of a baby’s life go by so fast and, before you know it, all their tininess has disappeared. That’s why so many parents choose to have a newborn portrait session to preserve not only what their baby looked like straight out of the womb but the emotions they felt as their loving carrier.

Londoners expecting a baby can take inspiration from the following 10 photographers, who are all newborn specialists. Ready to start your search for newborn photographers in London? Check out this list of some of the city's top talent to find the best match for your bundle of joy.

Mum Dad and Me Photography

Based in Surrey, Mum Dad and Me Photography is owned and operated by Tamara, a fully qualified and accredited photographer with more than 5 years of experience working with newborns.

Tamara is a mom of three herself and understands the importance of having beautiful images of your baby’s first days before they change in the blink of an eye. In addition to newborn shoots, she also offers maternity portraits and cake smash sessions to celebrate the first birthday of your child.

Maraschino Photography

Kath Cherry is the artist behind Maraschino Photography, a specialist newborn photography studio that is based in Greenwich. She's the only photographer in the region who is recommended by both the Master Photographers Association and the Newborn Art Academy, giving her an edge over her competition.

What does that all mean? That you can rest assured that your baby is in the safest of hands throughout their newborn session. Kath also offers maternity portraits in the weeks leading up to your expected birth date.

AE Newborn & Baby Photography

AE Newborn & Baby Photography is the brainchild of Anastasia, a professional newborn photographer who offers shoots in the comfort of your home. She is a member of the International Association of Newborn Photographers and creates timeless gifts that will forever remind you of your child’s beginnings on this Earth.

Anastasia receives rave reviews from clients for her kindness and professionalism, as well as for being easy to communicate with throughout the entire process, which is renowned for being kind and patient in all regards.

Chiswick Child Photography

Based out of a studio in West London, Chiswick Child Photography is run by Catherine Orr Deas, who describes herself as a “bump to baby photographer.” This means that in addition to newborn shoots, she also offers maternity portraits and cake smash sessions, ensuring every moment of your child’s beginnings is documented.

If you prefer to have your newborn session in the comfort of your home, Catherine has a mobile studio and plenty of props that she is happy to bring, provided you live within half an hour’s drive of Chiswick.

Jo Cove Photography

Jo Cove Photography is a North London-based business that is run by a professionally trained newborn photographer. Over the years, Jo has worked with hundreds of wonderful families in and around the London area, capturing newborn sessions, maternity portraits, and family shoots.

If you’ve already had a newborn session, then you might consider a “sitter session” between 7 and 9 months of age when your little one is comfortably holding themselves up. The result will be adorable photos, you can practically guarantee it.

Little Dreamers Photography

Halina Norvaise is the photographer behind the lens at Little Dreamers Photography, which offers both studio and on-location newborn and family portraits. As a mom herself, Halina understands how fast your baby’s first days fly by and the importance of capturing them.

She's a proud member of the Baby and Newborn Photography Association and is committed to always putting safety as the highest priority during her shoots. Once the session is over, Halina can help you to select from a range of heirloom products that include canvases and mounted art prints.

Pennypics London

Originally from Italy, Paola Perni of Pennypics London now calls the English capital home. And she is happy to travel all over the country and abroad for shoots with your precious little ones. While Paola's focus is on maternity, newborn, and family portraiture, she also offers portrait sessions for any and all enthusiastic Londoners who are passionate about “tradition, printed frames, and photography.”

Clients describe her as “patient” and “lovely,” with her results being consistently impressive. Before moving to London, Paola worked for several Milan agencies and ran her own wedding photography studio.

Sandra Cullen Photography

Based in the Royal Borough of Greenwich, Sandra Cullen is a newborn photographer who serves clients through Southeast London and Kent. She's on a mission to help you “remember everything about your kids and loved ones through photographs” while showcasing your joy and love as a family.

Sandra’s style has been described as simple and classic and she offers shoots either in her Thames Side Studio in Woolwich or at a location of your choice.

Tiny Toes by Aggi

Tiny Toes by Aggi is an Earlsfield-based photography business that offers maternity, newborn, and family portrait sessions. Aggi is a mom herself and believes in the saying: "The great paradox of parenting is that it moves in both slow motion and fast speed.”

Aggi understands how easy it is to take for granted how little your newborn is until they start growing rapidly before your eyes. Through a professional photography shoot, she wants to freeze all of their tininess so you can remember all of the emotions you felt at that moment in time.

Putney Baby Photography by Valeria Nielsen

Valeria Nielsen is the owner and photographer behind Putney Baby Photography and a proud member of the Baby and Newborn Photography Association. She works full-time as a natural and studio light photographer, with a passion for capturing once-in-a-lifetime moments and connecting with families.

In particular, Valeria loves documenting the incredible bond between a mother and her child. For every session, she always has her client’s comfort and safety as an absolute priority. Her galleries are authentic and adorable.

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