Baby Photographers in Southeast Michigan

These folks specialize in capturing maternity moments, family and baby photos. Here's a list of some of the top baby photographers in the area.


A simple snapshot has extraordinary effects. From your darling baby bump to the sweet slumber of your newborn, pregnancy and baby photos bring back memories and capture beautiful moments. They also spark big smiles when your wee one is wearing an impossibly cute little outfit. These southeast Michigan photographers have different creative styles focused on capturing this special time in you and your baby’s life.

Before you head out, be sure to check out some pro-tips to get the best family and baby photos. And if you’re looking for a photog for older kids or even the whole family, take a look at our directory of family photographers.

Note: Extra fees may apply for travel. Not all sessions include prints. Most costs are starting rates; final cost may be more. For newborns, it’s best to book several months in advance.

Affordable Reflections Photography

  • Location: Based in Chesterfield Township, on location
  • Phone: 586-245-1546
  • Prices: $125/family session start

Up to two hours at the location of your choice.

Amy Kimball Photography

  • Location: Ann Arbor farm studio
  • Phone: 248-658-8037
  • Prices: $600-$1150

Newborn, maternity. Baby fussy? Reschedule for free.

Andrea Peardon Photography

  • Location: Royal Oak studio, on location
  • Prices: $150/full session, $250/newborn, $350/collections, $40/a la carte prints

Specializes in newborn and baby photography.

Angela Coventry Photography

  • Location: Auburn Hills studio, on location
  • Phone: 248-505-1696
  • Prices: $100/newborn, $150/newborn and family or child and family, $250/milestone plan, $22-$85/prints, $350-plus/collections

Photographs newborns, babies, toddlers and families.

Anima Dolce Photography

  • Location: Based in Waterford, on location
  • Phone: 616-813-6481
  • Prices: $50-plus

Kristen Schmidt captures your baby’s sweetness.

Baby Love Photography

  • Location: Based in Rochester, on location
  • Phone: 248-506-2547
  • Prices: $500/single session, $850/two, $1,500/ideal

Focuses on maternity, newborn and baby through the first year.

Bella Baby Photography

  • Location: Southeast Michigan, on location
  • Phone: 877-817-8830
  • Prices: Free/in select hospitals; call for other rates

Photographers visit your hospital to take baby’s first picture.

Beautiful Beginnings Portrait Design

  • Location: Based in St. Clair Shores, on location
  • Phone: 586-899-9123
  • Prices: $100/maternity, $150/newborn, $200/both, more

Snaps natural-light newborn images.

Bright Beat Photography

  • Location: Based in Oakland County, on location
  • Phone: 248-207-1360

Upbeat photog specializes in kids 3 months-plus.

Capture a Moment Photography

  • Location: Based in New Baltimore, on location
  • Phone: 586-646-8189
  • Prices: $175/family start, $275/newborn, $75/mini

Pair of photographers, moms and long-time friends.

Carri Beth Photography

  • Location: Based in Ortonville, on location only
  • Phone: 248-678-3601
  • Prices: $500-plus/sessions

Custom photos; specializes in newborns and kids.

Carrie Ferris Photography

  • Location: Based in Taylor,
  • Prices: $100-$150-plus/session

Cute-as-pie newborn/infant/kid photos by a mom of three.

Cheryl Hall Photography

  • Location: Dexter studio, on location
  • Phone: 734-426-8223
  • Prices: $350/start weekdays, $450/weekends; add $150/at-home sessions, $75/custom prints

Child and baby, plus pregnancy, family and more.

Christina Bee Photography

  • Location: Metro Detroit area
  • Phone: 248-973-7139
  • Prices: $150-$225

Specializes in newborn, maternity and children shots.

Christina Maria Photo and Design

  • Location: Brighton studio, on location
  • Prices $250/newborn, $200/baby and kids, $350/maternity and newborn, $650/first year package

Voted best newborn photographer by Photography Magazine.

Courtney Sprague Photography

  • Location: Based in Farmington Hills, on location
  • Prices: $335/newborn, $450/newborn, maternity, $650/Grow with Me

Child and family portraiture; natural light lifestyle newborn sessions.

Delicate Dewdrops Photography

  • Location: Ann Arbor, metro Detroit areas
  • Phone: 734-634-2325
  • Prices: $200-$750/session

Holly works with newborns, babies, kids.

EJ Photography – Emily Janelle Dowd

  • Location: Based in Clarkston, on location
  • Phone: 248-673-7143
  • Prices: $350-$550

Maternity, newborn, child and family portraits.

E Schmidt Photography

  • Location: Based in Canton, on location
  • Prices: $500/session start newborns, maternity, families

Erin, a mom of two, does newborn lifestyle and maternity photography.

Frameable Faces Photography

  • Location: West Bloomfield studio, on location
  • Phone: 248-790-7317
  • Prices: $250/in-studio start, $350/on location, $1,150/baby plan

Detail-oriented Ally Cohen snaps infants, kids, more.

Image33 Photography

  • Location: Ann Arbor area, on location
  • Phone: 734-652-0220

Mary Kerkes has an emphasis on natural, less-posed shooting.

Jean Smith Photography

  • Location: Based in Hartland, on location
  • Prices: $750/deposit

Lifestyle approach; sessions are natural, relaxed and fun.

Jennifer Hosking Photography

  • Location: Mount Clemens studio, on location
  • Phone: 586-306-1603
  • Prices: $475-plus/newborn session, $400-plus/milestone sessions

A newborn artist with a simple, organic style.

Jennifer McArthur Photography

  • Location: White Lake studio, on location
  • Phone: 810-444-6921
  • Prices: $300-$900/start

Basic and deluxe packages for newborns, families, more.

Kai Davis Photography

  • Location: Livonia studio, on location
  • Phone: 248-508-3229

This mom loves bright colors and aims for candid moments.

K & D Photography

  • Location: Based in New Hudson, on location
  • Phone: 248-882-3351
  • Prices: Contact for details

Creates beautiful imaged in a friendly and memorable way.

Kat Foley Photo

  • Location: Saline studio, on location
  • Phone: 734-904-0070

Simple, natural, and timeless family images since 2000.

Kelly Doneth Photography

  • Location: Based in Plymouth, on location
  • Phone: 734-564-4866
  • Prices: Call for rates

Kelly Doneth strives to capture real moments candidly.

Kelly Scaccia Portrait Photography

  • Location: Lake Orion studio, on location
  • Phone: 248-693-4008
  • Prices: Call for rates

Team of identical twins run this business.

Kristin Greenwald Photography

  • Location: Based in Birmingham, on location
  • Phone: 586-405-7179
  • Prices: $500/session, $25 plus/prints, more

Primarily uses natural light to capture the essence of your family.

Lemonade Photos

  • Location: Based in Warren, on location
  • Phone: 586-822-2809
  • Prices: $100/maternity, newborns, $60/kids

This duo offers timeless, creative family shots.

Life on Paper Photography by Bri Mason

  • Location: Based in Canton, on location
  • Phone: 734-624-6903
  • Prices: $275/kids, family, maternity start, $450/newborn

Relaxed, natural-light style photography.

Lil Sweet Pea Photography

  • Location: Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor areas
  • Phone: 248-962-3740
  • Prices: $150/simple, $325/signature, $700/baby plan

Amy Porter is a pro at creating a kid-friendly environment.

Lisa Carmody Photography

  • Location: Northville studio, on location
  • Prices: Contact for details

Brings a fun, fresh approach to family portraiture.

Lovebug Photography

  • Location: Based in Trenton, on location
  • Prices: $100-plus

Offers top-notch photography skills in the downriver area.

Lulu & Lula Photography

  • Location: Royal Oak studio, on location
  • Prices: $399/baby, maternity studio, $425/maternity, $799/newborn

Relaxed sessions focus on capturing your baby’s personality.

MAK Photography

  • Location: Based in Rochester, on location
  • Phone: 773-931-8962
  • Prices: $495-$595/full session, $375/newborn

Kelly snaps natural moments in a simple, fun way.

 McDonald Photography

  • Location: Holly studio, on location
  • Phone: 248-760-7959
  • Prices: $425/newborns, $150/mini session, $325/family, maternity, child sessions

Jennifer McDonald is a journalist-gone-photographer.

Melissa Mooradian Photography

  • Location: Novi studio, outdoors
  • Phone: 810-623-1231
  • Prices: Contact for details

Specializing in newborns and young children.

Monica Allen Photography

  • Location: Based in Farmington Hills, on location
  • Prices: $300/mini session, $450/deluxe family, kids and couples

Mother of two addicted to creating memories through photography.

Naturally Photography by Monni

  • Location: Sylvan Lake studio, on location
  • Phone: 248-867-4884
  • Prices: $325/start

This “image maker” captures milestone moments and was voted “Best Of” by Hour Detroit.

Nicole Rollin Photography

  • Location: Auburn Hills studio, on location
  • Phone: 248-275-1518
  • Prices: Contact for details

Boutique studio and full service photographer.

{Photography} by Trudi Lynn

  • Location: Metro Detroit, Ann Arbor and Brighton areas
  • Phone: 734-812-8301
  • Prices: Contact for details

Heirloom photographic art for newborns, maternity.

Pierce Street Portraits

  • Location: Birmingham studio, on location
  • Phone: 248-646-6950
  • Prices: $175/start one child, $250/two, more

Offers a simple perceptive style and 20-plus years of experience.

Pure Amour Photography

  • Location: Based in Oxford, on location
  • Prices: $400/newborn, $320/ little ones, $300/maternity, $360/family $1000-$1600/first year package

Images with a modern feel and vintage touches.

Purple Frog Photography

  • Location: Wyandotte studio, on location
  • Phone: 734-720-0119
  • Prices: $150/newborn studio, $150/on-location within 20 miles, $175/on-location over 20 miles, $100/studio

Relaxed style, fun attitude and natural looks.

Shasta Marie Photography

  • Location: Based in Ann Arbor, on location
  • Phone: 734-274-9005
  • Prices: $350-plus

Sessions for families, newborns and mommies-to-be.

The Darkroom Photography Studio

  • Location: Ferndale studio, on location
  • Phone: 586-719-3538

Kelly Zatkoff is a mom herself and captures portraits from newborns to seniors.

Theresa Gallaher Photography

  • Location: Oxford studio, on location (within 20 miles)
  • Phone: 248-770-6846
  • Prices: $100/babies, kids, families session start

Captures personalities in vibrant, unique ways.

Tracy Grosshans Photography

  • Location: Based in Ypsilanti
  • Phone: 734-776-5506
  • Prices: $200-$585/newborn start, $150-$1095/kid

Indoor studio and unique outdoor farm option.

This post was originally published in 2016 and is updated regularly. 

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