Maternity Photographer Spotlight: Emily Burke

Emily Burke is photographing babies and chic mommies-to-be all around NYC. With a self-confessed obsession with memories, and a fondness for her childhood, Emily feels her photography is a “natural extension of my longing to celebrate and remember my life and the wonderful people in it.”

Emily brings the colors of the New York landscape, light, and a sense of curiosity together in a way that highlights the exuberance of the children she photographs. Her portraits of newborns are fresh and natural, echoing the innocence and newness of life in those first precious weeks.

Below is a selection of Emily’s photographs with insights she shared on her process.

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I want you to have photographs that capture your love and the beauty that is unique to your family.

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I have had the most magical life – from childhood up until now and you can see this reflected in my work.

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My images are happy yet soulful…they are colorful and magically lit.

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I love to capture the magic, the beauty and the love in your life.

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Emily’s photographs are enough to give a girl baby fever. She captures the sweet, joyous moments of motherhood and the profound miracle of life. These are the moments we could never, ever forget.

Photographs courtesy of Emily Burke, pictured below.

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