Updated: Aug 16, 2020
Lifestyle photography focuses on capturing candid moments under optimal lighting and compositional condition. For a newborn session, this means newborn pictures are typically taken while the newborn is in a parent's arms, nursing, sleeping in their crib or bassinet, or awake on one of their favorite soft surfaces. The portraits and detail shots are captured under "natural" conditions rather than with studio props. Here are some examples of lifestyle newborn portraits from Pitaya Photography.