Hello all! This is my blog where I'll be posting all about newborn photography training, interviews with delegates and all sort of other interesting snippets!


Category Archives: Newborn Safety

Coronavirus and Newborns

Coronavirus and Newborns. What an uncertain time and what a situation we are all in as photographers. Before the government put us in the UK on partial lockdown I had already made a decision to temporarily stop photographing newborns, older babies and children until the world is calmer. Those who know me know that safety...

Newborn Safety – newborn photography tuition.

Newborn safety is one of my values, and anybody who has trained with me, will know that I put the safety of the baby before *any* shot. You would think that newborn safety would be at the forefront of every newborn photographer’s mind wouldn’t you? Sadly, that is not always the case. Many photographers who...

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Melanie East is a specialist newborn photography trainer and newborn safety expert. Her belief is that newborn safety should come before any shot, and that taking risks with newborn babies is unnecessary. Melanie is a published author on the subject of newborn photography and teaches newborn photographers throughout the world.


T. 07590 813858


E. melanie@theartofthenewborn.co.uk