MPA welsh newborn photographer of the year Darren Whiteley

After 14 days your newborn will change forever,
we'd love to be your chosen newborn photographer to capture and preserve your babies first features so you can enjoy forever

As parents ourselves, we understand that having a baby is one of the most precious times, but one that passes by ever so quickly. Blink, and you’ll miss it!
We love to capture those early days in your babies life, so you can relive these fleeting moments, over and over. We missed our opportunity when our children entered the world, and it’s one of our biggest regrets. Don’t make the same mistake as us!

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Are you dreaming of having Newborn photos ?

Bringing a new baby into the world is such a monumental & special time. Those early days are just a fleeting moment, and their tiny details will soon be a thing of the past… We wholeheartedly believe this time is worth celebrating and documenting.

Newborn photography is a once in a lifetime experience

Darren & Rhian create stunning Newborn portraits of your little one; these memories are not only for you… they are also for your little treasures to look back on, in years to come! Ideally, you need to book during pregnancy as our diary fills very quickly, you book in on your due date, once your baby has arrived we confirm your Newborn photo session, this usually takes place within the first 10-14 days.

Your Photography Experiences

Make your house a home

Looking through photographs together is such a precious thing to do, especially as your family continues to grow. As time passes by your beautiful photos become even more precious. However, in a world of digital, less and less people are printing their photos. We truly believe in offering printed products, but not at the cost of not having the digital files too… Therefore, whether you choose a Framed Wall Art, Aluminum or a Keepsake box, we will gift you the matching digital files.

Framed Family wall art image
"A Picture is worth a thousand words"

Imagine being able to re-visit this special time in your family’s life forever more.
As time goes by, these images we create will become even more valuable..

newborn baby laying on belly
Sarah Louise jones review on Treasured Moments Photography
baby sleeping in bowl Autumn scene
Amy Williams review on Treasured Moments Photography

Meet Darren & Rhian

Hi, we are Darren & Rhian, Darren is a multi-award-winning Newborn photographer and (MPA) Master Welsh Newborn Photographer of the year 2018/19/20. I Rhian, Darren’s wife, am a highly trained newborn baby poser, often referred to as the Baby Whisperer, we are also Newborn safety trained and capture around 200 newborns each year and we love every minute of it!
We felt so passionate about capturing our memories that in 2009 we opened our photography studio. Over the years we found our true love in photography which is capturing the innocence of Newborn’s, from their pouty lips to their tiny toes… When our granddaughters arrived, we made sure we captured their Newborn photos and now a few years on we cannot believe on how quickly the time has passed and we are truly grateful we can look back and cherish those very first few weeks.

Freeze the moment because nothing lasts forever…

3 Simple steps to capturing your baby's first days

Step 1

Book in on your due date, this reserves a space in our studio diary, once your baby has arrived we can then schedule a firm date.

Step 2

Your Portrait session takes place at our dedicated Newborn studio within the first 14 days. Where we create beautiful memories of your new baby. These sessions are baby-led, so no need for clock watching.

Step 3

After your session, we will invite you back to the studio to enjoy a beautiful presentation of your stunning portraits. What you fall in love with and choose to purchase is entirely up to you.

Why Choose Us

We are a husband and wife team who run a dedicated Newborn photography studio, who are both highly trained in the art of posing Newborns safely. We capture around 200 Newborns each year, and we love every minute of it, so rest assured your little one is in safe nurturing hands.


Darren is a multi-award-winning newborn photographer, including “Welsh Master Newborn Photographer of the year 2018/19/20”.

We create stunning images of your little one that you will cherish for eternity, and we promise an unforgettable experience for all. Our clients are so pleased with their images and experience that they return with their second/third or even fourth child, and this is evident in our 100% 5* reviews.

FAQ

Most frequent questions and answers

It is advisable to book your session as early in your pregnancy as possible, the majority of our “Mums-to-be” tend to book shortly after their 12-week scan to guarantee their slot in our flexible diary. Newborn photography diary is hard to explain, you book in with your due date, and the session date only gets confirmed once baby has arrived.

The best time for our style is when your Newborn baby is under 14 days old, while they are still super sleepy and in the Newborn curl, however, we have photographed older up to 4 weeks but please note they are more aware, they also start to lose their Newborn curl so posing maybe limited.

This is a very important question, the simple answer is Yes but the photography industry is unregulated, which means anyone can pick up a camera and call themselves a photographer. We are both highly trained in the art of posing baby safely. Darren is one of the most highly qualified photographers throughout the country, holding an Associate with Newborn photography from the MPA (Master Photographers Association) and the SWPP (The Societies of photographers)

Waiting until after you baby has arrived is not advisable, as our diary tends to get booked up months in advance. You are welcome to contact us for availability, and if we can fit you in, we will be more than happy to capture your little one.

Be rest assured we have gone above and beyond any COVID protocols. We have been certified by the MPA, ensuring we are doing everything correctly, the studio is fully equipped with hand sanitizers, we hygienically clean the studio before and after every session. We also provide masks & Gloves if parents wish to use them, we wear masks when handling and posing baby to eliminate the risk.

Let's talk

We would love to talk to you about capturing and making memories for you… You are welcome to give us a call 01639 841520 or fill in the contact form below and we will contact you.

If you would like to meet us before you decide you are more than welcome to book for consultation, where you can meet us and take a look around our studio. Consultations are by appointment only and can be done in person or via Zoom  

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