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What Parents Need to Know about Safety in Newborn Photography

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Heather’d Violet Photography Blog | March 2024 As a parent, one of your strongest instincts, when your baby arrives (and even before they arrive), is to protect that little one at all costs. You follow all the precautions when it comes to car rides, sleeping safety, and so on. What many parents don’t realize, though, […]

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A Parent’s Packing List: What to Bring to a Newborn Photography Session

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Heather’d Violet Photography Blog | February 2024 A newborn photography session can be a beautiful and even enjoyable way to celebrate your new little one and welcome them to the world. It’s even better when you’re prepared and have everything you need to make it a smooth and relaxing experience. You might be relieved to […]

New Parents Often Ask: Should I Be in My Baby’s Newborn Photos?

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Heather’d Violet Photography Blog | January 2024 New parents often ask me if they should be in their baby’s newborn photos. For my newborn photography in Lafayette, IN, I offer my clients two options: an abbreviated photo session that only features portraits of your baby swaddled in my premium wraps and a full session that […]

Newborn Portrait Session Preparation Tips

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Getting The Most From Your Newborn Portrait Session I get it, photo sessions can be stressful but they don’t have to be. Planning and preparation will help you get the most from your newborn portrait session. Here are a few tips that will help make your session a success. A Full, Sleepy Baby for Squishy […]

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Tips to Look Amazing in Your Maternity Photo Shoot

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Your maternity photo shoot is so much more than the finished portraits. It’s a way to freeze a moment in time you may never experience again and to celebrate your pregnancy, but it’s also a chance for you to feel confident and gorgeous in your lovely, miracle-working body. As a Lafayette, IN maternity photographer, I […]

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What Is Milestone Photography? What Parents Need to Know

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Most people know about newborn photos and family photos, but have you heard of milestone photos? If not, are you missing out on a special way to celebrate the most beautiful moments of your baby’s first year? As a Lafayette photographer, I have the absolute joy of helping parents create lifelong mementos with milestone photos […]

Tips for Your Cake Smash Photo Shoot (From a Baby Photographer)

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Have a little one whose first birthday is right around the corner? Congratulations! You’ve made it through this amazing year of constant changes and new challenges. You deserve to celebrate, and what better way to celebrate this occasion than to create a custom memento that will last forever? That’s what cake smash photography is all […]

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Why Not to Try DIY Newborn Photos

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Newborn photography is a treasure that every parent wants to have. These special portraits serve as a lifelong reminder of this magical and once-in-a-lifetime experience of welcoming your baby and of how tiny they were in these days. With the advances in phone cameras, though, some families ask themselves, “Why not try to take my […]

When to Take Maternity Photos

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Schedules and calendars are a constant part of pregnancy. You’re always keeping an eye on how far you are in your pregnancy so you can imagine where your baby is in their development and know what to look for at this stage. There are schedules of doctors’ visits, vitamin regimens, and so much more to […]

What is a Fall Mini Photo Session?

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Booking a fall mini photo session can offer several benefits, depending on your preferences and needs. Did you know that I offer mini sessions through McCaffry Photography, LLC? Maternity, Newborn, and Milestone sessions are offered under Heather’d Violet Photography while Couples, Families, Seniors, and Kids are booked with McCaffry Photography, LLC. Here are some reasons […]

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