Birth Photography in Minneapolis and St. Paul

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I can preserve the beauty of your birth story. I’ve photographed over 100 birth stories here in Minneapolis, St. Paul, and the surrounding suburbs of the Twin Cities and I would love to document yours too. Whether you’re birthing at home, at a birth center, or at a hospital in Minnesota, I am committed to honoring the sacredness of your birth space. As a trained doula, my intimate knowledge of birth enables me to focus on my clients and their unique birth journeys and there’s nothing I love more than capturing the once-in-a-lifetime moments that take place during labor, delivery, and that sweet golden hour.

Continue reading for honest and transparent descriptions of my packages and pricing. What you see is what you get for priceless, heirloom-quality images. If you’d like to purchase prints, albums, or anything else, we can make that happen. Questions? Read my FAQ and contact me to learn more.


Birth Story | Photos + Films: $2250 

My Photos + Films package includes: an in-person information session | my on-call time beginning when we sign the contract | documentation from active labor through up to two hours postpartum | up to 50 digital images in black + white and color via a password-protected online gallery with the option to download, print, and share with family and friends | a 5 minute Birth Story Film made from clips taken during your labor + delivery + golden hour | a 60 second family-friendly Birth Announcement Film | a handful of sneak peek images within 24 hours of our session | this package includes guaranteed coverage at your birth

Birth Story | Full Gallery: $1500

My Full Gallery package includes: an in-person information session | my on-call time beginning when we sign the contract | documentation from active labor through up to two hours postpartum | a handful of sneak peek images within 24 hours of our session | up to 100 digital images in black + white and color via a password-protected online gallery with the option to download, print, and share with family and friends | this package includes guaranteed coverage at your birth


First Glimpse: $1250

My First Glimpse package includes: an in-person information session | my on-call time beginning when we sign the contract | two hours of documentation starting up to an hour after baby’s birth* | a handful of sneak peek images within 24 hours of our session | up to 40 digital images in black + white and color via a password-protected online gallery with the option to download, print, and share with family and friends

*can also be scheduled during daylight hours, when siblings or grandparents are visiting, or anytime in the first 48 hours of baby's life

 Fresh 48: $750

My Fresh 48 package includes: an in-person information session | my on-call time beginning when we sign the contract | a one hour documentation session within two days of baby’s birth | a handful of sneak peek images within 24 hours of our session | up to 20 digital images in black + white and color via a password-protected online gallery with the option to download, print, and share with family and friends


Off-Call: $600

My Off-Call package includes: an in-person information session | documentation from active labor through two hours postpartum | a handful of sneak peek images within 24 hours of our session | 15 photographer-selected digital images in black + white and color via a password-protected online gallery with the option to download, print, and share with family and friends | the option to purchase blocks of 15 additional images for $250 | a Fresh 48, Real Postpartum, Family Session, or other if I am unable to make it to your birth | this package does not include on call time or a backup photographer


A $500 deposit is required to reserve your spot on my birth calendar.

Please check with your provider to ensure that your birth place and staff will allow birth photography during your labor and delivery.

Session fees are due in full by your 36th week of pregnancy.

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I'm happy to photograph your birth at the following hospitals in Minneapolis, St. Paul, and the surrounding areas: 

Burnsville Ridges, Fairview Southdale Hospital, Lakeview Hospital in Stillwater, Maple Grove Hospital, Methodist Hospital, North Memorial Health Hospital, Regina Hospital in Hastings, Regions Hospital, Ridgeview Medical Center in Waconia, St. Francis Regional Medical Center in Shakopee, St. Johns Hospital, The Birthplace at University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital (Fairview Riverside), The Mother Baby Center at Abbot Northwestern, The Mother Baby Center at Mercy Hospital, The Mother Baby Center at United, and Woodwinds.

I also love documenting at these birth centers: 

Health Foundations Birth CenterMinnesota Birth Center (Minneapolis), Minnesota Birth Center (St. Paul)Roots Community Birth Center, and Willow Birth Center.

In addition to hospitals and birth centers, I also love photographing births at home (assisted homebirth or unassisted/freebirth):

Dearborn MidwivesGeneabirth, North Star Midwifery, Trillium Midwifery CareTwin Cities Midwifery, and more!