Moments Caught Photography
The Artist Mill Studio
123 Leverington Ave., Suite M4
Philadelphia, PA 19127
Price: $250 weekend session fee/$200 weekday/$350 weekend in-home newborn/$300 weekday in-home newborn
Voted 2010 Best Children’s Photography by Philly Hotlist, Moments Caught Photography offers both studio and on-location sessions in Philadelphia, the western suburbs and the Jersey Shore. Premier portrait photographer Sandy Edelstein uses a marriage of natural light and cutting-edge lighting technology to create unique images celebrating your child’s inner and outer beauty. Shoots are one to two hours in length, and most orders are completed in a two- to three-week time frame. Edelstein is a gifted and popular photographer, so be sure to book two to three months in advance.
15 Madison Ave., Suite A
Clayton, NJ 08312
Price: $39 weekday session fee/$69 newborn/$125 weekends regular or newborn
Serving Philadelphia and south and central New Jersey, Image is Everything Studios is located in Clayton, N.J., about 35 minutes from the city. It’s well worth the drive, however, to have experienced photographers and moms Stacy Cortese and Desiree Miller capture life through their lenses. Together they have almost 20 years of experience photographing children. Freeze time for your favorite small fry at the studio, at your home or on the beach.
Michelle Lindenmuth Photography
Drexel Hill, PA 19026
Price: $200 session fee/$45 and up for prints
Working with children and newborns in the Philadelphia area since 2006, Michelle Lindenmuth has a relaxed and patient style that children relate to. She is the mother of three boys herself and knows how to connect with kids to capture precious unguarded moments. Strictly an on-location photographer, clients have a wide range of photo options. Newborn shoots are done at your home, but book way in advance of your delivery date.
Lisa Phillips Photography
Price: $150 session fee
Lisa Phillips has had a camera in hand since age 3. With decades of experience, she is known for capturing the fleeting gestures that define the inner spirit and essence of children. The Philadelphia-based photographer takes photo shoots of your little tikes at your home or at a location of your choosing. A one- to two-hour photo sitting and an online gallery of proofs are included in the session fee.
3401 Skippack Pike
Lansdale, PA 19446
Price: $200 session fee/$400 minimum print purchase
Located 30 miles from Philadelphia, Belle Vie Photography has a beautiful space in Montgomery County ideal for studio and outdoor photo sessions. You may also choose shoots at your home or at your favorite location. Artist and photographer Heather Berkenstock captures your child’s true personality no matter what the setting, but she does charge travel fees for locales further than 30 miles from Lansdale, Pa. As a former pediatric RN, Berkenstock brings a comfortable style that will put your child at ease for that perfect one-of-a-kind portrait.