Taking My Newborn’s Photos

Many new parents are having to pick up the pieces from COVID-19 and take their own newborn’s photos now that newborn studios are closed due to the Coronavirus. I’ve had many new parents message me regarding what props they should buy for their at-home shoot. Here’s what I always tell them, when you are able…

Best Colors For Baby’s Skin Shade & Tone: Newborn Photography

If you go into your search engine looking for the best colors for different skin tones and shades for photography, most of what you will find is how to fix skin color in Photoshop. There is a lot of information out there on how to edit and correct a newborns skin, but there really isn’t…

Rainbow Baby & Pride Capsule Collection

At Custom Photo Props, we are committed to making sure all kinds of families are represented in our product lines. This summer, we’re proud and excited to announce our Rainbow Line, a dual-purpose collection that is intended to celebrate both the children of same-sex couples and “rainbow babies,” infants born after a miscarriage or loss. …

What are the Benefits of Faux Fur Compared to Animal Fur

Benefits of Faux Fur v. Animal Fur  Fur, in any form, is beautiful. There are, however, a variety of reasons to choose faux, or vegan, fur over animal fur. If you’ve been thinking about investing in a fur product for your home or to wear, it’s imperative to do the appropriate research prior to selecting…

SALE! Free PHOTO PROP!!

Hi Everyone! I have a fun, new offer for all of you! For the next week, when you buy 3 of Anything (mix or match) you get the 4th item for FREE! Examples: bowl, chair, studio set, and a headband and the 4th item (lesser valued item) will be FREE! 4 furs (lesser value is…

Summer 2019 Trends : Newborn Photography

The summer sessions seem to be in full swing already, and we can’t help but be in love with some of the new trends we are seeing lately in newborn photography props! The unique bowls, the patterns, texture, we love it all! To keep you up to date on all things summer in the newborn…

Fur Comparison – New Colors!

Good News! We got in some new baby whisper fur! We have three great new colors in our most popular style. We went with some different tones on our most popular colors so you can use these colors on different skin tones! If you already have the original colors and want to see the differences,…

Photographing 3-Month-Old Babies

Photographing a 3-month-old baby can be tricky. They are not a bendy newborn anymore, and not yet old enough for that cute sitter poses. Don’t let that discourage you though. You can get just as many gorgeous shots with a 3-month-old baby. Before diving into a session with an older baby, you need to understand…

Custom Photo Props: Ten Years In The Making

Who would have known that when I had my daughter’s newborn photos taken, over ten years ago, that I would have this incredible company because of her entrance into this universe. For those who don’t know the story, Custom Photo Props was born when I was having photos taken of my newborn baby girl, Liliana…

Spring 2019 Trends: Newborn Photography

The spring sessions seem to be in full swing already this year, and we can’t help but be in love with some of the new trends we are seeing lately in newborn photography props! The unique bowls, the printed wraps, we love it all! To keep you up to date on all things spring in…