Lifestyle Newborn Sessions – {Michigan Photographer}

July 6, 2020

Can we all just take a moment to think about all the pregnant mamas of 2020?  That struggle is real.  Then to “rub salt on the wound”, most hospitals have stopped doing newborn pictures.  Portraits are such a fun part of bringing a new baby to this world.  Getting to show off your new baby love is a part of the process that you can still have, even with the social distancing guidelines of 2020.  

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I’m getting a ton of newborn photo session requests from moms that want to capture this moment.  They’re not letting Covid-19 get in the way.  It seems that parents are staying really flexible and getting creative to get quality newborn portraits.  They are embracing the lifestyle newborn session, new locations and trusting me to get them images to honor their new baby love. I couldn’t be more up for this challenge.  I’ve always liked a little personal space between me & my clients but now it works in my favor, because “6 feet apart”.  Then, I get to use my favorite prime or zoom lenses to be far away but get perfect, close shots.

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So what exactly IS A lifestyle photography session? Well, defined by good ol’ Wikipedia, is “a style of portrait / people photography which aims to capture and document real-life events, situations, or milestones in an artistic manner and the art of the everyday. Like this…

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When you book a newborn session with me , I will guide you through the whole process. This includes choosing the best location, recommending outfit choices and sharing my “what to expect” and “style guide”. I know there’s a lot of emotion during this newborn time (rightfully so). I will make sure I will capture all that love in your images while guiding you through the whole process.


Genevieve DeVries is an on-site, professional photographer.  Based in Plymouth, Michigan, I serve southeast Michigan and the greater Wayne County, Washtenaw County and Oakland County areas, including Plymouth, Canton, Livonia, Westland, Northville, Novi, Farmington/Farmington Hills, Ann Arbor, Ypsilanti, Belleville, Whitmore Lake, Saline, Dexter, Salem, South Lyon, Wayne, Garden City, New Hudson, Wixom, Walled Lake, Brighton, Milford, Southfield, West Bloomfield, Bloomfield Hills, Birmingham, and beyond .

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