Newborn Archives - ashliebehmphotography.com

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The crocuses are starting to pop up. Daffodils are blooming, the cherry blossom buds are forming, and soon the roses will appear. With Spring around the corner, now is the time to start thinking about your summer photo session! Today, I’m sharing a Portland outdoor newborn session at the Rose Gardens.  The Portland International Rose […]

Portland Outdoor Newborn Photography | International Rose Test Gardens

Newborn

Light-skinned parents holding newborn baby in the Portland International Rose Test Gardens

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You know that old saying, “You blink and they’re all grown up.”?  It feels especially true that first year of your baby’s life.  You are fully wrapped up in just keeping them alive and happy. It all just flies by too fast. Before you know it they are rolling over, crawling, and then walking, now […]

Documenting Baby’s First Year

Featured, Maternity, Milestone, Newborn

close up photograph of a light-skinned pregnant belly in white lace dress

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I recently shared some tips for prepping your newborn for their photo session. But how do you prepare when there is also an older sibling involved? Today I’m sharing five tips for preparing older siblings for newborn photos.  Most people want to include the entire family during their newborn photography session. I’m all about it! […]

5 Tips for Preparing Older Siblings for Newborn Photos

Featured, Newborn

Preparing older sibling for newborn photo session

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You’re having a Baby! Congratulations!  As you prepare to meet your little one, be sure to schedule a newborn photography session. You’ll want to have all of their tiny little details documented once they arrive. Your newborn will grow and change each and every day and you’ll want to be able to look back and […]

5 Tips to Prepare Your Newborn for a Photo Session

Newborn

Baby sleeping on belly for newborn photos

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This was the year that brought this decade full circle for me. Finally, I did it! I finally made photography my full-time job.  I’m pretty sure my 24 year-old self is spinning her head right now somewhere. You see when I was 24 it was 2009 and I was graduating from Northern Arizona University with […]

2019 Year in Review

Family, Maternity, Newborn

Newborn Photography

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Do you want to know what’s sweeter than seeing a little girl interact with her Mama’s baby bump?  It’s definitely seeing her swoon over her new baby brother!  Bump to Baby About 20 days after their dreamy Wildflower Maternity Session, I got to meet the newest addition to the Purington family for his newborn session […]

Purington Newborn Studio Session – Portland, Oregon

Newborn

Newborn posed photograph with grey background

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Happy Mother’s Day! When was it that you knew you wanted to be a mother? Was it when you were little? Was it once you hit your thirties and started seeing everyone else with babies? Was it something that you and your partner decided on together? I’m not a mother yet. But I know someday […]

Happy Mother’s Day from a Portland Family Photographer

Family, Fresh 48, Maternity, Newborn

Mom with one year old son cheek to cheek.

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Early ’18 2018 was a big year for this newborn and family photographer. So, before 2019 begins, I want to reflect, with you, on all of the amazing things that happened this year. As 2017 was concluding, everything was much different. I had just filed for my business license, and my very first paying client […]

2018 Year in Review – Portland, OR Photographer

Family, Maternity, Newborn

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Baby Ezekiel was born on a Sunday morning at Legacy Emanuel Hospital and I got to meet him the very next day within 48 hours of his grand entrance into this big, beautiful world. His daddy handed him to me upon my arrival, which just made my day! I was beyond thrilled to hold him […]

Fresh 48 Photo Session at Legacy Emanuel Hospital – Portland, OR

Fresh 48, Newborn

2 year old sister kissing new baby brother