New Orleans Newborn Photographer

Mandeville LA Newborn Photographer

Annie has over 20 years of experience in photographing newborns and it shows.  Every photo taken is a work of art and canvas-worthy. At your ordering appointment, you will view all of your beautiful images, select your favorites and decide how you want to enjoy your images.  There are many wonderful options. We will print your photos in Italy on museum quality fine art papers.  So stunning!

Fine Art Newborn Photography

If you are looking for a newborn photographer in Mandeville, Louisiana or the surrounding areas of Covington, Madisonville, Abita Springs and New Orleans, we hope that you have to look no further!  Whether you are looking for a maternity session, milestone,  newborn portraits, or your annual family photo shoot, we can work together to create something magical!  Let’s capture this next wonderful chapter in your lives. Your baby’s one year portraits will be taken by the same beautiful oak tree incorporated into your maternity portraits.

Mandeville Newborn Photographer

Schedule your pre-session consultation to plan out all of the details of your newborn session. Here we will go through all of the beautiful props available to you and fully style your session.

The studio has everything we need create the most beautiful newborn photos.  There is an incredible  assortment of the most luxurious knits, headbands and backdrops from all over the world that make your baby’s photos special and unique.  There are soft angora knits from Russia, wool furs from Wales and delicate dried flower headbands handmade in Hawaii.  Your precious bundle will be meticulously posed to perfection while you relax in the comfortable studio.  

perfect side lying pose of newborn girl at Mandeville newborn session


The portrait studio is just a 20 minute drive from the Mandeville causeway. We are located on the most spectacular property that is covered in 100 year old live oak trees that make outdoor portraits extra special.  We designed the studio with new mothers in mind and there are so many wonderful features.  

First of all, your baby will be photographed in a beautiful room that is warm, cozy and comfortable.  Additionally, there are plenty of seating areas for you to watch Annie work or magic.  Or you can relax in the sitting area which is equip with a television, toys for siblings and a kitchenette full of snacks and drinks.   Finally, a full bathroom allows you to leisurely get ready for family photos while your baby is being photographed. The best part is you can still watch everything that is going on through the glass barn door.  It is the perfect design!  

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Annie Whitaker is a natural light photographer specializing in newborns, baby and child portraiture.  She is currently taking clients from the Northshore and Southshore.  Covington, Mandeville, Madisonville, Abita Springs, Slidell, New Orleans, Metairie, Kenner