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Think you've left it too late to book your newborn photography shoot..?  You may not have! It's always worth contacting me to check if I have any availability.

It's best to book at least 3 months in advance of your due date to be able to ensure that I can fit you in, but I understand that for many mummies and daddies-to-be, newborn photography isn...

Natural newborn photography Surrey by Lucy Down Photography | What is the best age to have you newborn photographs taken and when should you book?

I was chatting with friends just recently about our mixed experiences of feeding.

I remember as a new mama 5-years ago that the pressure to be able to breastfeed was simply overwhelming. I also remember the pain,  frustration and tears (both mine and his) when Leo couldn't latch properly.

We later found out he was tongue-tied.

And then once we'd nailed it, I became determined to c...

I LOVE my fine art albums. There's just something so satisfying about taking down a book from a shelf and leafing through the pages with friends and family...

Along with the storyboard frames, they're probably the product I get most pleasure out of designing for my clients. 

The fine art album is a simply beautiful way to display your images and will become a family heirloom to be treasure...

If you’re an expectant or new parent you’ll be keen to book the right photographer for you.  Booking the right newborn photographer will ensure you love your images as much in 10-20 years time as you do right now.

There are lots of options available -  Lifestyle, Reportage, Classical – baby photography has certainly evolved!

So, what do these terms mean and which style will suit your family best?


Yes, that's right....6 years of previews of beautiful newborns and happy babies across Surrey and London...all gone in a second. My record of the connections I've made and my growth as a baby photographer...disappeared. Eeek!

And as a client, you'd be forgiven for thinking I'm starting from scratch.

Call me sentimental, but it makes me a little bit sad. 

BUT, although a riskit was the right thin...

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About Lucy

Hey there! 


I'm Lucy, and I'm a newborn, baby and family photographer based in Surrey.


I'm passionate about capturing your authentic family moments with natural light and minimal props and posing

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I offer natural newborn photography and baby photography across Surrey, SW London and other locations within a reasonable radius. Including (but not restricted to) Bookham, Claygate, Cobham, Dorking, Esher, Farnham, Fetcham, Guildford, Godalming, Ham, Kingston, Leatherhead, Milford, New Malden, Oxshott, Redhill, Reigate, Richmond, Surbiton, Sutton, Teddington, Thames Ditton, Walton, Weybridge, Wimbledon and Woking.

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