Just a few short weeks prior, we photographed their maternity session. One of the many reasons that I love maternity sessions is that I get to meet the older siblings prior to the newborn session. After the new baby arrives, they’re adjusting to so many changes so it’s always helpful for me to get to connect with them and get to know them a little before the new baby’s first photo session. Like in the maternity session, Dylan was a rockstar big brother. And 8 day old baby Oliver wasn’t too bad himself. Below are some favorites from Oliver’s newborn session…

April Ziegler is a Bryn Mawr newborn photographer and baby photographer and specializes in Bryn Mawr PA newborn photography. She does photo sessions in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, and the Main Line. To book your Bryn Mawr photo session, click HERE or contact: april@aprilziegler.com

First birthday sessions are so much fun! Especially when there’s cake involved. But a birthday boy, a dog, and cake? Well… see for yourself. Below are some favorites from Jack’s Valley Forge first birthday session…

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April Ziegler is a Valley Forge photographer who specializes in newborn through first year photography. If you’re looking for a cake smash and first birthday photographer in Valley Forge, PA, or the surrounding areas click HERE or contact: april@aprilziegler.com to book your Valley Forge first birthday session.

As a Collegeville photographer, I often have newborn sessions involving older siblings. They’re often toddlers. And they’re often uncooperative… which is understandable! Who wants to take photos when there’s a new studio to explore? For this session, I photographed brand new baby Gabriel and his siblings who are 8 and 10 years old. And wow! They did amazing. Don’t get me wrong… I still love the challenge of toddler-wrangling. But it was interesting to compare how the sibling photos went down for this session versus a session with a newborn + toddler. Below are a few favorites from Gabriel’s newborn session…

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Collegeville portrait studio for newborn and baby photography. April Ziegler Photography has a studio in Collegeville, PA in which she photographs newborns, babies, and first birthday cake smashes. If you’re looking for a Collegeville photographer, click HERE or contact: april@aprilziegler.com to book your Philadelphia newborn session.