5 reasons to consider a lifestyle newborn session

Fort Collins Lifestyle newborn photography by Lily jean Photography

Lifestyle newborn photography is gaining popularity, and I couldn't be more thrilled! I have such a passion for relaxed and fun lifestyle sessions and here's why: 

Colorado lifestyle documentary newborn photo sessions by Lily Jean Photography

1. It's authentic.  

You get to remember the first moments together with your new baby, exactly as they are! 

lifestyle newborn session by Lily jean Photography

2. You don't have to leave the house!

If you've ever had a newborn, you know I don't really have to elaborate on this one. 

lifestyle newborn photos in nursery by Lily Jean Photography

3. They take less time. 

Because babies can be awake or asleep, my average lifestyle session takes about one-third as much time as a posed newborn session where baby needs to be in a deep sleep. 

Lifestyle Documentary newborn photos by Lily jean Photography

4. It's timeless.

Newborn photography trends have come and gone over the years, but authentic photos of you holding your new baby will never go out of style!  Which brings me to my next point: 

Lifestyle family photos with newborn by Lily Jean Photography

5. You can get in the frame too! 

A lot of new moms don't feel very photogenic right after giving birth. I know I didn't! But as tired as we feel at the time, many moms and their kids look back and treasure those photos that document some of their very first moments with one another. 

Colorful Lifestyle newborn photography by Lily Jean Photography


What do you think? Is a lifestyle session for you? Or would you prefer the classic posed images?