maternity photography

Here's What a C-Section Really Looks Like

baby after c-sectionJessica Bender Photography
Felicia's maternity photo session was a great package deal. It turned into a birthing shoot as well. The mom-to-be was about halfway through her maternity shoot with Jessica Bender Photography when her water broke. "She looked at me with concern on her face and asked, 'What does it feel like when your Read more

Maternity Shoot Trend: Floral Crowns

Happy Earth Day from these beautiful moms-to-be! Donning leafy crowns complete with big blooms, these ladies bring a whole new meaning to Mother Nature. Floral crowns are a maternity shoot trend we love. We've had our eye on the headpieces ever since Alyssa Milano's floral-themed baby shower. Which arrangement do you like best? Let... Read more

How to Take Your Own Maternity Photos

Hi Bumpies! Today we’re talking maternity photo shoots. These days many pregnant women choose to get professional maternity pictures taken before their little one arrives. These photo shoots are a great way to remember that special time in your life… you know, the time before you had kids and actually had the time to do... Read more

14 Summer Maternity Style Ideas

Last week, we asked moms-to-be to show off their summer maternity style by submitting a photo with the hashtag #bumpstyle on Instagram. We received tons of great pictures (we now know that we have the most stylish readers ever!). Thanks to everyone who participated, and stay tuned -- we'll have another Instagram... Read more

Hot Trend: Photographer in the Delivery Room — Would You Have One?

Photo: Nikki WilliamsPhoto: Nikki Williams
Obviously, you're going to take a million pictures of baby right after she's born -- and probably even have a photographer do a newborn shoot. But what about having a professional snap away during labor and delivery? According to The New York Times, more and more parents-to-be are hiring photographers to capture their baby's... Read more

Must-Watch Video: 9 Months In 95 Seconds

You Tube / The BumpYou Tube / The Bump
Here at The Bump, we’re always talking about cool ways to take your weekly belly photos -- and think photography is a great way to document your growing bump. But here’s an idea we hadn’t seen yet: a time lapse video. This couple filmed themselves from very early in the pregnancy until birth --... Read more