Category Archives: newborn photography articles

Some of you may already know that we are a husband and wife team here at Chinnylulu Designs. Chin-Lu does all the styling, designing, and everything baby. She is the creative director behind Chinnylulu. Clients that hire us allow and trust Chin-Lu to style the entire photo shoot. There’s a saying, “live the life you […]

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White noise is one of the many tools in our tool belt that we use to soothe the newborn baby during a photography session. Wikipedia defines this as noise containing many frequencies with equal intensities. . . . During each session we always do two important things: 1. One iPhone goes wherever the baby is […]

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Regarding our newborn photography, I love the constant search for new props or reinventing old ones. People often ask what my favorite props are when it comes to photographing our precious newborns. It is difficult to boil it down to just three, but if I had to pick they would be: hats, fabrics, and doll […]

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When you are photographing newborn babies it is best to have all the essentials you could possibly need nearby. You don’t want to be scrambling to find things when “accidents” happen, when you need some filler material or additional heat. I like to keep a three-tiered rolling cart nearby our shooting area. The cart is […]

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This article is written by Hoffmann Photographer for ChinnyLuLu Newborn Designs:   3 great tips for photographing your newborn baby   1)   Get down on their level – This is a pretty solid and well taught rule for photographing babies and children of all ages. Whoever is looking at your photograph will appreciate looking into […]

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