3 week old Monty is what we in the newborn photography world refer to as an older newborn. Newborn photography is ideally undertaken at around 7-10 days. After 2 weeks of age can never guarantee that i will get the squishy newborn poses that you see on the internet. Babies of this age are a lot more alert and often awake for longer. They are also alot stronger and will fight against many positions.
Photographing Monty at this age did have its advantages though. Monty is officially the youngest baby I know that could smile at 3 weeks of age. The proof is above and below.
Stacey was born and raised in the Forest of Dean in Gloucestershire and developed her love for photography from the day her first child was born. Passionate about capturing life and love from all around, her thoughts and new found knowledge can be found within this blog.