our signature offering

The MHP Maternity studio experience

Here's what to expect from your first consult to product delivery

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Maternity Photographer 


STEP ONE

The Consultation

After you fill out the inquiry form, a member of our team will be in touch within 24 hours to go over FAQ's, the experience, pricing, ad scheduling/booking.  We will discuss your vision for the session, availability, and customizations.

step two

All maternity clients begin with hair and makeup application for an enjoyable papered experience to begin the day.  Melissa will guide you through the posing. Reserve about 1.5 hours for the session part of your experience.  We typically shoot 3-4 looks with wardrobe provided by our studio.

Session Day


STEP THREE

Reveal and Ordering

Within a week following your session, we will review the images together and select your favorites.  Most of our maternity clients enjoy the acrylic cover album or folio box with a variety of wall art. 

step FOUR

The best part-all of our hard work has resulted in your own stunning artwork! Melissa will deliver your products and when necessary, install wall art pieces.

Image and Product Delivery

Our packages cover everything that goes into creating a beautiful and relaxing photography experience for you.

What's included:

Phootshoot design consultation

Hair & Makeup

customiozed pphotoshoot with Melissa

access to exquistie wardrobe

High-end portrait retouching

private online gallery

camera

Editorial

STUDIO MATERNITY PHOTOGRAPHY

You won't regret scheduling your maternity portrait session.

FAQs

Melissa Helman Photography is a boutique experience.

HOW SOON SHOULD I SCHEDULE MY SESSION?

It’s never too early to schedule your photoshoot. Sometimes we can accommodate last minute requests, but we recommend a 6-8 week notice. If you would like a weekend appointment it is important to book early as Saturdays are booked fast

WHERE IS YOUR STUDIO LOCATED?

Our studio is conveniently located in Greensburg, PA.

THIS IS MY FIRST STUDIO PHOTOGRAPHY EXPERICNE. WILL YOU GUIDE ME AND HELP ME POSE?

You are in good hands and we want to make sure that you will have the best selection of artistic images. Melissa utilizes her impeccable lighting skills and with her artistic eye photographs your beautiful body curves. Even if its your first professional photography experience, her goal is to make sure you feel comfortable, relaxed, beautiful and empowered, pampered and confident. During your personalized photo shoot with Melissa, she will guide you through elegant poses and will focus on angles that bring out your most beautiful self. 

CAN MY PARTNER OR MY CHILD BE IN THE PICTURES?

Absolutely! The father of your child is welcome and encouraged to join. If you are bringing your child or children, please bring someone to help keep them occupied.

WHAT SHOULD I WEAR FOR MY SESSION?

After you book your portrait session, we will send you tips on what you can bring and how to prepare. We are a full service studio, so you don't need to worry about bringing many clothing options. If the majority of images you are looking to do are artistic nudes, we recommend bringing less clothes. 

It is recommended that you bring: 

Nude (skin color) strapless bra
Nude thong underwear

Maternity

Let's Create Together

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