A Little Miracle | Brisbane Maternity & Newborn Photographer

“The child must know that he is a miracle, that since the beginning of the world there hasn’t been, and until the end of the world, there will never be another like him”- Pablo Casals

It was such an honor to capture this amazing time for my good friends, Nicole and Warwick. After many years and many struggles, this year all their dreams have come true and they are blessed to have a son to call their own. Baby Xander came into the world in March. This little boy will know a love like no other, from parents, family and friends who are so happy to meet him. Congratulations Nic & Wok, we are all so very happy for you. Wishing a wonderful Mothers Day Nic xxx

Brisbane Wedding, Maternity, newborn, Children and Family Photography, On location, caterpillar, baby clothes, baby shoes, teddy bear

Brisbane Wedding, Maternity, newborn, Children and Family Photography, On location, caterpillar, baby clothes, baby shoes, teddy bear

Brisbane Wedding, Maternity, newborn, Children and Family Photography, On location, caterpillar, baby clothes, baby shoes, teddy bear

Brisbane Wedding, Maternity, newborn, Children and Family Photography, On location, caterpillar, baby clothes, baby shoes, teddy bear

Brisbane Wedding, Maternity, newborn, Children and Family Photography, On location, caterpillar, baby clothes, baby shoes, teddy bear

Maternity photos are best photographed between 30 and 34 weeks and newborns within the first 2 weeks. If you are looking at having your own maternity and newborn session its a good idea to book early on. I have packages available for Maternity and Newborn Sessions and you can contact me on 0411 632 803 or via my website.

Cheers, Melissa

Baby Jackson | Brisbane Maternity & Newborn Photographer

 

“The butterflies he used to give me,

turned into to little feet” – Unknown

Have I told you that I love maternity sessions? The glow of the Mummy-to-be, the look of love between two people who have created this little life and the anticipation waiting for him to arrive. I felt all this with Rachael and Rohan during their maternity session. Their son Jackson was born 6 weeks after these photos and he definitely has his Daddy’s long limbs! Please enjoy looking through some of their maternity and newborn sessions.

Maternity photos are best photographed between 30 and 34 weeks and newborns within the first 2 weeks. If you are looking at having your own maternity and newborn session its a good idea to book early on. I have packages available for Maternity and Newborn Sessions and you can contact me on 0411 632 803 or via my website.

Brisbane Wedding, Maternity, Newborn, Cjildren and Family Photography, Outdoors, on location, water, bridge, fireman, firetruck, grandparents

Brisbane Wedding, Maternity, Newborn, Cjildren and Family Photography, Outdoors, on location, water, bridge, fireman, firetruck, grandparents

Brisbane Wedding, Maternity, Newborn, Cjildren and Family Photography, Outdoors, on location, water, bridge, fireman, firetruck, grandparents

Brisbane Wedding, Maternity, Newborn, Cjildren and Family Photography, Outdoors, on location, water, bridge, fireman, firetruck, grandparents

 

 

Cheers, Melissa

Giggles and Smiles! | Brisbane Family Photographer

“To hear the laughter of a child,

to wake up with the love of your life,

to know that God has placed them on this earth for you…

you are blessed”- unknown

Giggles and Smiles! These two little characters certainly were. They had me giggling along with them too! The family had been enjoying the visit from Oma for the holidays and spending time at the beach was a favourite pass time.

Brisbane Wedding, Maternity, Newborn, Children Family Photography, beach, sand, flowers, story-time, siblings

Brisbane Wedding, Maternity, Newborn, Children Family Photography, beach, sand, flowers, story-time, siblings

Brisbane FamilyPhotographer

Brisbane Wedding, Maternity, Newborn, Children Family Photography, beach, sand, flowers, story-time, siblings

 

To book your family photo session please contact me on 0411 632 803 or via my website.

Playing under the Jacaranda | Brisbane Children and Family Photographer

“What are little girls made of? 

Sugar and spice and all things nice. 

That’s what little girls are made of” – Robert Southey

Dianna was a ball of energy and fun on the afternoon we photographed her. Playing on her swing, hanging off a beautiful Jacaranda in full bloom, in the front of her home. She introduced me to all her favourite friends and showed me how she could spin all the way around like a spinning top. What a gorgeous smile!

Brisbane Wedding, Maternity, Newborn, Children and Family Photography, Swing, jacaranda, black and white, teddy bears and dolls, pets

Brisbane Wedding, Maternity, Newborn, Children and Family Photography, Swing, jacaranda, black and white, teddy bears and dolls, pets

Brisbane Wedding, Maternity, Newborn, Children and Family Photography, Swing, jacaranda, black and white, teddy bears and dolls, pets

 

If you’d like to capture your little one before they grow up too quickly please call me on 0411 632 803 or via my website. I have weekday sessions available both in studio and on location.

An Angel in her Mummy’s eyes | Brisbane Newborn Photography

“A baby is a blessing, a gift from Heaven above,

A precious little angel, to cherish and love”   – unknown

You first saw Ariella as a bump in her Mummy’s tummy just before Christmas on my blog, well here is the little angel in her very own blog. Not one for sleeping much during her session, Ariella finally gave in and let me photograph her. Congratulations Codie, Ariella is just beautiful.

 

Brisbane Wedding, Maternity, Newborn Children and Family Photographer, Angel wings, wraps, cuddles

Brisbane Wedding, Maternity, Newborn Children and Family Photographer, Angel wings, wraps, props, driftwood bowl

Brisbane Wedding, Maternity, Newborn Children and Family Photographer, wraps, cuddles, black & white

Brisbane Wedding, Maternity, Newborn Children and Family Photographer, wraps, cuddles, black & white, studio

 

Maternity photos are best photographed between 30 and 34 weeks and newborns within the first 2 weeks. If you are looking at having your own maternity and newborn session its a good idea to book early on. I have packages available for Maternity and Newborn Sessions and you can contact me on 0411 632 803 or via my website.

Beautiful Mumma-to-be | Brisbane Maternity Photography

 

 

“A baby will make love stronger, days shorter, nights longer, bankroll smaller, home happier, clothes shabbier, the past forgotten and the future worth living for.” – Author Unknown

Just look at this beautiful Mumma-to-be. Codie is just glowing and watching her with her little dog Bella and the way she looks after her,  you know she’ll be great Mum.

Brisbane Wedding, Maternity, Newborn, CHildren and Family Photographer, Black & White, maternity gown, studio portraits

Brisbane Wedding, Maternity, Newborn, CHildren and Family Photographer, outdoors, flowers, golden light, baby bump

Brisbane Wedding, Maternity, Newborn, CHildren and Family Photographer, outdoors, golden light, baby bump, flowers

Brisbane Wedding, Maternity, Newborn, CHildren and Family Photographer, outdoors, golden light, baby bump, flowers

Baby Ariella came into to the world on the 11th December 2015,  so stay tuned for her blog post later in the week.

To book your own maternity/newborn session you can contact me on 0411 632 803 or fill in the contact form.

Enjoy your night and thanks for taking a look🙂

 

Cheers, Melissa

 

It’s a boy! | Brisbane Newborn Photographer

“First we had each other. Then we had you. Now we have everything!” (unknown)

Thirteen and a half months after photographing Melissa and Dan’s wedding they welcomed their first child, Joseph. I was blessed to be able to photograph this next special time in their lives. Don’t you just love tiny baby features and all that newborn goodness?

Brisbane Wedding, Maternity, Newborn, Children & Family Photography, newlife, baby boy, brown wraps, blue bundle

Brisbane Wedding, Maternity, Newborn, Children & Family Photography, newlife, baby boy, brown wraps, blue bundle

Brisbane Wedding, Maternity, Newborn, Children & Family Photography, newlife, baby boy, brown wraps, blue bundle, black & white

If you’d like your own newborn photos the best time to book is whilst you’re still pregnant. Your baby’s first 2 weeks is the best time to capture these precious moments.

Please contact me here or you can call on 07 3803 3560 or 0411 632 803.

 

Cheers, Melissa