39 Ways to Recreate the Most Stunning Modern Maternity Photo Shoot Ideas

Lauren Levy | Apr 27, 2018 Pregnancy
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  • Rainbow Train Maternity Photo

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    Colorful accessories, like this billowing train, allow moms to honor their rainbow babies in breathtaking maternity photos.

  • Rainbow Crown Maternity Photo

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    Mom can also use vibrant flowers and props to incorporate a rainbow color scheme into any maternity shoot. 

  • Rainbow Confetti Maternity Photo

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    There's one thing that all rainbow maternity photos capture: a mom's pure joy near the end of her pregnancy. 

  • Rainbow Smoke Maternity Photo

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    But rainbow maternity photos are also a powerful way to reflect on both the past and future. 

  • Dramatic Silhouettes

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    For photos that are all about the bump, consider some breathtaking silhouette maternity photos like the ones in these next slides.

  • Lingerie Silhouette Maternity Photo

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    Talented photographers can use different fabrics to enhance their silhouette maternity photos -- and the results are seriously stunning. 

  • Nude Silhouette Maternity Photo

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    Nothing celebrates a pregnant mom's form like sleek silhouette maternity photos.

  • Sunset Silhouette Maternity Photo

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    The good thing about silhouette maternity photos is that they work both with clothing and without so it can depend on a mom's comfort level. 

  • Sheer Fabric Silhouette Maternity Photo

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    There also doesn't need to be an elaborate backdrop for silhouette maternity photos that are beyond gorgeous. 

  • Black and White Maternity Photo

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    Silhouette maternity photos are unlike most photos that moms already have of themselves ...

  • Grayscale Silhouette Maternity Photo

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    ... which is why moms who are eager to celebrate their curves love silhouette maternity photos.

  • Getting Glam in the Wilderness

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    In a trend that is stealing moms' hearts, many women are stepping out of the studio -- in formal gowns that contrast their natural backdrop -- for their maternity photos. These slides show all the different ways to recreate the nature goddess photo trend.

  • Bohemian Goddess Maternity Photo

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    These moms want to get dressed up but aren't afraid to get their gowns dirty, and the results are some stunning maternity photos in natural settings. 

  • Forest Maternity Photo

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    The juxtaposition of the formal attire set against organic backdrops creates an ethereal vibe for these maternity photos.

  • Walking in the Woods Maternity Photo

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    Formal maternity photos taken deep in nature also allows Mom to celebrate the season her little one is going to be born in.

  • Earth Goddess Maternity Photo

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    There's nothing more serene than moms going full glam in the forest for their maternity photos. 

  • In-Studio Fabric Sculpting Photos

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    Another dramatic trend is moms skipping the outdoors for their maternity photo and opting for some studio magic that focuses on form and fabrics. These last photos show how it's done.

  • Silk Drape Maternity Photo

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    In these wow-worthy maternity photos, blowing fabric organically accentuates a pregnant woman's form.    

  • Red Drape Maternity Photo

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    All moms need is a flowing dress, draped silk, an extra set of hands to toss some fabric, and a seriously talented photographer to capture these magical maternity photos. 

  • Fabric Sculpting Maternity Photo

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    These fabric sculpting maternity photos give moms-to-be the opportunity to not only embrace but also unleash their inner goddesses. 

  • Silky Silhouette Maternity Photo

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    The way photographers work their magic with silk elevates these maternity photos from traditional to fine art. 

  • Silk Skirt Maternity Photo

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    Moms don't have to fully cover their form in these maternity photos and can show some skin as silk skirt brings the drama. 

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