Northern Virginia newborn photographer, Rebecca Danzenbaker, is renowned for her posed (studio) newborn photography and talks about why she switched from lifestyle newborn portraiture.
This is a very personal blog post for me, and I hope it doesn't offend any of you. It is meant to tell my story only, not to pass judgement on anyone for their career and family choices. As long as I can remember, I've loved photography and wanted to be a photographer. Ask my high-school… Continue reading I leaned in – My journey into a photography career | Ashburn, VA Family Photographer
Hi all! I made some changes and additions to my in-home newborn and baby portrait studio last year, and I wanted to share them with you! As you enter the double doors of the newborn photography studio, this is the first thing you'll see! This is my collection of neutral-colored blankets and props. I can… Continue reading Virtual Tour of my Newborn & Baby Photography Studio | Loudoun County Newborn Photographer
Some good news to share! We adopted a new dog, Minnie, a few weeks ago from a rescue organization called Paws for Seniors, a really wonderful non-profit group that places older dogs into homes (please go show them some love!). Minnie is a 4-year-old Pekingese, but since Pekingese usually have long lives, I thought 4… Continue reading Newborn Portraits of Our New Dog (Oh Yes, I Did!) | Loudoun Newborn Photographer
Sometimes, for a variety of reasons, clients are unable to make it into the studio for their newborn session until their baby is past the ideal window for newborn portraits of 5-14 days old. Not too fear, though! Babies are still cute as can be, and absolutely worthy of photographing, after two weeks old! Why the… Continue reading Photographing the Older “Newborn” Baby | Fairfax, VA Newborn Photographer
One of the things I love most about newborn photography is that I get to let my creative side out! With a collection of over 200 newborn hats, 4 dozen tiebacks, and hundreds more wraps, blankets and props, I'm able to make every session unique. Before your newborn session, we'll talk about your color and… Continue reading Styling a newborn session | Loudoun County newborn photographer
OMG, you guys!! So you know how pretty much every industry has its own celebrities? Like, Warren Buffet is a business-world celebrity, and Gordon Ramsay is a celebrity chef? Well, the photography world has its own celebrities, too! And on December 31st, one of them, Rachel Brenke, reached out to me asking for information for… Continue reading I photographed a celebrity! (Leesburg, VA newborn photographer)
I could not wait to photograph little Wesley in my newborn studio! His big sister, Charlie, was one of my first newborn clients about two years ago. (If you read down a bit, I'll show you a couple of her newborn portraits as well!) I think my favorite thing about this newborn session was that… Continue reading Newborn Portraits of Little Wes | Newborn Photographer in Ashburn, VA