Why Maternity Photography is Important
Updated: Jul 12
Expectant mothers, you deserve a maternity photography session! Why? Because you are GORGEOUS!!! Ok, that is not the only reason; there are many reasons you should not overlook maternity photography when preparing to welcome a baby into your family.
You are Gorgeous
I know I said this already, but it’s true. Mothers need to be reminded of just how amazing they look pregnant. You might not feel your best, but you look incredible. I am sure your partner will agree with me on this one! You are glowing, radiant, and the curves of your pregnant body deserve to be celebrated.
Your Family is Growing
I hear so many moms say they had wished they had taken maternity photos with their older children because they realized later just how unique each pregnancy is. It can seem like the baby is what’s really important for first-time moms, but your pregnancy is what started this chapter of your life. So if this is your first pregnancy or your fifth, you will want to remember carrying this little life in your belly and see how beautiful that really is.
This Time Is Special
A maternity session might be the last photoshoot of you and your partner alone before the baby comes. Or perhaps you're adding a sibling to the family for your older children. Whatever the circumstances, life will change after the baby is born, so why not capture this stage in your family story before it’s over.
Do it for Yourself
You are doing a lot of hard work growing that baby inside you. You will also be doing a lot of hard work once the baby arrives. Of course, it is all worth it, but you deserve a little cherishing! A maternity photography session is a great way to pamper yourself and remember what a beautiful and strong woman you are.
Do it for Your Baby
Your baby will want to see your maternity photos when they are older! They will want to see their mom pregnant with them in her belly and their parents in love. They will be curious about what life was like before them and how life changed after their birth. Having beautiful maternity photos to look at together can be a great way to show them how excited you were to welcome them into the world.
Mama, you will never regret having professional-quality maternity photos of your pregnancy. Each pregnancy is unique and life-changing, so please take the time to document this special time in your family history forever.