So, I finally got the chance to use my studio for a newborn baby shoot! I've done plenty of newborns before, but it was always on-location, dragging backdrops, lights, and props with me. Little Nolan was a total hoot, and while some shots really look like a peaceful sleeping baby, he was mostly wide awake, curious, and taking it all in! Look at these peepers, people!
Although as a newborn photographers, we like sleepy babies, like this:
But, having newborns awake is totally worth it when I can get a shot like this one, my personal favorite from this shoot.