Natalie O'Donnell PhotographyFamily Portraiture Photography
“Natalie has captured the most magical moments of my little loves. Snippets of them growing up that I will cherish F O R E V E R. I cry every time I get the images and my children also love looking back on the photos we have had over the years.”
~ Elle Grace
Introducing Natalie O’Donnell
Award winning photographer Natalie O’Donnell is available for studio and outdoor family photography sessions throughout the Greater Port Macquarie region.
Natalie has been photographing families in Port Macquarie for over 6 years. Capturing the relationships between parents, children, siblings, and sometimes extended family.
Don’t let the years go by without updating your family portraits.
Natalie O’Donnell Photography specialises in newborn, maternity and birth stories, milestones, children and family sessions.
Outdoor Family Portraits
Outdoor family portraits are fun, natural and relaxed.
The late afternoon provides the best lighting for outdoor portraits, around an hour or two before sunset.
Morning sessions around 8am or 9am at specific locations can accommodate families with little ones or busy schedules.
Choose your favourite park, picnic spot, beach or family hang out.
Don’t have a favourite spot? That’s ok. Natalie has a few favourite places she loves to shoot and can assist you in choosing the perfect spot for your family.
Studio Family Portraits
Studio portraits are ideal for any weather!
Natalie has a selection of backdrops for families and a small selection of props and prompts for young kids.
Natalie offers studio appointments during the day from 9am to 4pm.
The studio can accommodate a family of 6 people however for bigger or extended families an outdoor or in-home session is recommended.
In-home sessions are very relaxed and natural.
Sessions in your home can be done at any time of day, provided there is plenty of natural light.
Some great places to photograph in your home include the master bedroom, lounge, nursery or your own garden.
Studio Newborn Portraits
Studio portraits are ideal for ….
The best time of day for a newborn session is in the morning. Babies are generally more settled and fuss less at this time of day.
Natalie has a selection of different backdrops, blankets and rugs. As well as a large selection of props to use including wraps, newborn outfits, headbands and baskets.
Pregnancy is a special and precious time, one worth recording with beautiful photographs. Maternity portraits celebrate the beauty of pregnancy, allowing you to look back and appreciate your amazing body.
Typically maternity photography sessions are scheduled between weeks 32 and 36 of your pregnancy. This is to ensure you are as comfortable as possible, and your baby bump will be a beautiful size to photograph.
Maternity portraits can be done in the studio, in your home, or outdoors at a location of your choosing. Local beaches, park lands or rain forest reserve type areas are popular options.
Sessions can be held on a weekday afternoon in daylight savings and weekends upon request.
Learn more or book: Maternity Session with Natalie O’Donnell Photography
Children change so much from the minute they are born!
It’s great to capture them when they are small, but it’s also wonderfuly to photograph children as they grow. Any age or stage is full of memories and every child is different, capture it all.
Natalie offers in-studio children’s portrait, 1st Birthday celebrations (including cake smash), and themed portraits.
Outdoor portraits are also avalieble with flexible times and locations.
Ask Natalie about creating beautiful collections of art work, using photos from your session, in the form of Framed Prints, Canvas, Acrylic and Metal Prints for your home.