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Newborn Relationship Posing

with Julia Kelleher

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About The Class

Moms and dads often opt out of newborn portrait sessions, choosing to highlight their baby. But in doing so, new parents are missing out on memorializing an important time in their family’s life. During this 90-minute workshop with acclaimed newborn photographer Julia Kelleher, you will learn how to expertly pose mom, dad, and new baby together in stunning portraits. Julia will also cover lighting tricks, classic and creative poses, communication techniques, and how to work delicately with newborns to capture powerful images that will delight your clients.

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Lesson Plan

  1. 01

    Newborn Photography: Relationship Posing

    1:27:58
  2. 02

    Bonus Video: The Five S's of Soothing a Newborn

    03:54
  3. 03

    Interview with Julia Kelleher

    11:07

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Julia Kelleher

Portrait Photographer, Julia Kelleher, M. Photog., Cr. CPP, specializes in newborn and family portraits out of her boutique, Bend OR, studio. She offers her clients a photographic style that is organic, textural and artistic, and specializes in creating heirloom albums ... read more

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  • Billabongfox

    Billabongfox

    February 2015

    This course is great if you want a quick video with tips on how to take newborn photographs with parents. It is a great alternative to the popular and common "basket pose" or "beanbag pose" that a lot of photographers use. This is almost a shorter version of another course Julia did on Creative Live. So if you want more in depth detail this class is not for you. I would highly recommend any of Julia Kelleher's full classes. She is a creative genius and an amazing entrepreneur! Her classes have changed my photography career forever. I couldn't thank Julia enough.

  • Paul Hicks

    Paul Hicks

    March 2015

    Ms. Julia, This is an awesome class for the price you have put on it. Thank you so much. I am a grandfather and own my own photography business...and love your style of presenting...Newborn Photography.

  • Judy Reinford

    Judy Reinford

    June 2016

    Julia's classes are a must for newborn photographers. If you are not a newborn photographers there is much to be gained by getting these classes. Buy all of them! I am now 4 times more profitable than I was 2 years ago. I am so happy that she teaches on Creative Live. I really don't know where I would be right now, without first finding this class.

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