Maternity photoshoot is as exciting as they are daunting. You’re probably a new mom wondering what month should I do maternity photos? Are 32 weeks too early for maternity photos? What attire should I be wearing? What concept would reflect my personality the most and many more such questions? But guess what, you’re in luck as we have curated the most unique yet eye catchy ideas for your pregnancy shoot. Read to find out!
Maternity Photoshoot Ideas To Try
1) Disney Maternity Photoshoot
What if we told you you could relive your childhood dream of being a Disney princess but with a sweet little twist? Sounds exciting, isn’t it? Let your baby experience the magic of Disney as you dress up beautifully to look either like Cinderella, Belle, Ariel, Snow White, or any other Disney Princess of your choice. Have a look at this gorgeous photoshoot of a group of moms looking mesmerizing as ever in their beautiful Disney gowns.
2) Angelic Maternity Photoshoot
Give yourself a pair of beautiful milky wings as you take flight to the best journey of your life. Motherhood is an enriching experience & you can make it an exciting one too even before the baby arrives. Dress yourself up like a radiant angel with all that pre-baby glow on your face. Makeup! Huh, what’s that?!
3) Vintage Mama Maternity Photoshoot
We don’t know one person who isn’t a fan of the whole pin-up culture. If you are one of us then this is your chance to display your creativity through a vintage mama maternity shoot. Unsure of how to proceed? Well, it’s simple! Just get yourself a good makeup and hairstylist that specialize in vintage hairdos and make-up. Your job’s half done there. Rest is easy, either find a good studio or some old-school props for this purpose. Check the images for some visual cues.
4) Best Friends Maternity Shoot
In happiness and in sorrow, for better, for worse, for richer, for poorer, in sickness and in health, to love and to cherish, until we are parted by death. We follow our vows more with our BFFs than our partners. 2 preggers best friends only equal to double the party & fun! There are so many pregnancy photoshoot poses and ideas that you can try with your bestie. Look at these 2 friends posing like Greek Goddesses.
5) Supermodel Pregnancy Shoot
Always wanted to pose like a supermodel but didn’t it make sense to do it just for kicks? Well, now you have an occasion and a reason to do it. Do it like GiGi Hadid. Dress up in a sheer dress and take some fierce yet cute pics.
6) Glam Maternity Shoots
Glam maternity shoots are just that, super-duper glamorous. If you happen to love all the extraness that comes with being a part of the glam world, then try this for yourself for your upcoming maternity shoot. Dress up like a queen with a tiara or get yourself a custom mate haute culture dress for the occasion, well, the possibilities are endless.
7) Mermaid Maternity Photoshoot
Mermaids are magical and pretty much every girl has dreamt of having mermaid legs ever since they were small kids. What better time to experiment with offbeat ideas than during your pregnancy shoot?! Move aside all the basic ideas and embrace this unique concept for your photoshoot.
8) Motorcycle Maternity Shoot
Savage and distinct in the right sense of the term, not many couples opt for a motorcycle maternity shoot. If you love bikes or if you own one then definitely keep this as an option. And even if you don’t have one, you can rent it out.
9) Body Paint Maternity Shoot
Body paint has been a popular concept for some time now, however not many people have incorporated the same in their maternity shoots. So think out of the box and adopt this into yours. Make your body a canvas and display your creativity on it. You can either opt for a glitter bath or a traditional body paint.
10) Floral Pregnancy Shoot
Huge fan of queen B? Well, Fan or no fan, she looked like a goddess straight from heaven in her maternity photoshoots. These floral pregnancy photoshoot pics of Beyonce are definitely a stride in the right direction. Try them out and as they’re straight-up gold for the gram.
11) Picnic at the Beach Retro Maternity Shoot
Love picnics, love beaches, love the retro vibe? This one’s made for you then! Not much downtime, neither too expensive, all you need is some props and a good photographer. Take cues from the image here!
12) Murals Maternity Shoot
Not many think of murals and graffitis when they think of a maternity shoot. Whatever is said and done, murals are colorful and that’s what makes them the most perfect life-sized art pieces for photoshoots. Why pay extra for a photo studio and professional lighting when you can simply hit the streets in natural daylight for the most outstanding pic ever?!
13) Festive Maternity Photoshoot
Christmas is around the corner and if you are preggers then what best way to celebrate and record your festive shenanigans?! So bring out your Santa hat, put on your best dress possible and voila, click away!
14) Artistic Silhouette Maternity Photoshoot
Get them paps ready to click the most gorgeous silhouettes ever. Break of dawn and sunset are the most ideal timings of the day to do this. Take inspo from the picture here and explore every possibility out there.
15) Couple Pregnancy Photoshoot
Include your better half in your pregnancy shoot and make it even better. After all, they too have contributed to give you this journey of motherhood, so make them a part of your journey too. Do something fun and exciting like an artwork of a bomb waiting to explode on the tummy or baby loading, just waiting to pop out. The possibilities are limitless.
16) Maternity Photoshoot with Pets
Pets aren’t props but they’re family for sure. Dress up and get outdoorsy. Hit ‘em woods with your baby daddy and your fur baby as you capture some of the most precious moments of your life and cherish them forever. Our pets may not be around forever, but they give us memories that are evergreen!
17) Underwater Maternity Photoshoot
Underwater maternity shoots might sound daunting. The whole shebang of dressing up only to go underwater seems kinda cringe but hey, the results will be pure gold. Just check out this picture and you’ll know what we are talking about.
18) Boho Maternity Shoot
Simple yet beautiful, all you need for this one is a fedora hat, cowboy shoes and a beautiful long boho maxi dress perfect to make you pop in the photos. Head over to your closest field of daisies and have a gala time while also being super comfortable in your attire!
19) Ying Yang Maternity Shoot
Ever thought of how cool a black vs white photo concept would look like?! If the whole idea about yin yang excites you and if you are someone who just loves variety then this is your chance to do something offbeat. Look at the image to understand and visualize the whole concept.
20) Garden Maternity Photoshoot
Look like a magical garden faery as you dress up in a beauteous pastel gown full of frills and laces. Use floral swings and vines as a backdrop to add more personality to your shoot.
21) Magical Maternity Photoshoot
Ever fantasized about meeting a fairy in real life? Bring all your fantasies to life as you experiment with multiple looks for your maternity photoshoot ideas. If you don’t mind an out there outdoor maternity photoshoot then get ready to embrace the wilderness as shown in the image. Dress up like fairies would and use props like a lantern to look more ethereal.
22) Mom Jeans & Overalls Maternity Shoot
Overalls and mom jeans are the most comfortable outfits followed by a maxi of course. Get yourself in the coolest pair you own and exhibit the beauty of being a new mom. Ensure that your background is vibrant and outdoorsy, somewhere like a park or a playground or even your backyard. No need to step out in such times.
23) Ethnic Maternity Photoshoot
There’s nothing better than teaching our kids to embrace their roots right from the beginning. Make them embrace your ethnic roots, through you. Check out these eye-popping pics for some cool inspiration.
24) Family Maternity Shoot
Family is an integral part of our lives so why not have them as a part of your maternity shoot?
25) Poolside Maternity Shoot
Pools at 5-star hotels and clubs look like a million bucks. So plan your pregnancy maternity photoshoot in such a way that you get to not just enjoy your photography session but also get to enjoy the location. Plan a staycation at your nearest 5-star hotel or go on a mini-vacation with your partner before the baby arrives.