Amy Dunkel photography


The Newborn experience |

because they're only this little once. 



Photographing Newborns and baby bumps is my heart and soul, it is the very reason I started on my photography journey. 


There is nothing in the world like the bliss and wonder of the Newborn period, 

Each family I get to meet and capture is so dear, and each baby is such a gift, I'd be honored to serve you in this season.


Newborn portraits take place comfortably in your home..

Using natural window light for portraits that are film-inspired, joyful, bright, and airy. 

I focus on capturing timeless images you will love forever, with the cornerstone being the deep connection between you and your baby. 

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You have the baby, and let me take care of the rest...

With step-by-step help along the way, a custom email series for booking Newborn + Maternity, and newborn swaddles and wraps available, let me spoil you, Momma! You deserve it. 

Inspiration from real newborn portraits

see the love for yourself...

Kent Island Newborn

Baby Joey
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Baltimore Newborn

Baby Maddyn

Elkridge Newborn

Baby Liam

Annapolis Newborn

Baby Emy + Amdy

no detail too small

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Welcome to beautiful film inspired portraits from the comfort of your home. 

Your happy place is the perfect setting to capture your brand new baby.

I book several months in advance, so now is a great time to begin planning! 


See more love in the gallery

behind the camera


Just a girl that will become giddy when your baby yawns are seriously the cutest! 


Honestly, I love spending time with you after your baby is born- life is different in so many ways, and even though you're in need of a really long nap, this time is magic!

Enjoy all the snuggles, hold them close, and absolutely take as many pictures as you can, 

With love always, 



ready to capture those perfect first moments?  fill out the contact form and I'll be in touch to talk all the details, yay! 

hear it from happy Mommas


"Wonderful, patient, caring and incredibly talented!! Maternity pictures are gorgeous, thanks to her! Looking forward to our newborn shoot and many more family sessions for years to come!!"