A definitive guide to preparing for a maternity photo shoot in Singapore

Many expecting mothers in Singapore have the notion that their maternity photoshoot is going to be fun and exciting.

Some of them may later find out that the success of a photoshoot is intertwined with how much effort the photographer and the soon-to-be parents put in.  

If you can’t figure out what to wear or find a good hair stylist and make-up artist, you aren’t going to look your best on the day of your maternity photo shoot.

This article is basically a concise guide to preparing for a maternity photoshoot in Singapore. Keep reading to learn some key things you and your photographer need to do before the day of your photoshoot.

Ensure that you and your photographer are on the same page

Make out time to discuss everything from your style and concept to the location you plan to take your maternity pictures. Ask if they can deliver what you desire.

If you don’t really have any concept or photo ideas in mind, you and your photographer can explore Pinterest for inspiration.

If your photographer doesn’t have a clear understanding of your needs, you should find another as soon as you can.

 Pamper yourself

 To look great on the day of your photoshoot, you need to pamper yourself.

This may mean everything from doing your shopping for new clothes to doing your hair, nails, and makeup.

When it comes to makeup, you need to go all out to look your best. If you aren’t sure how much makeup to use, ask your photographer.

It might interest you to know that some photographers in Singapore include makeup and hair care and many more to their services. The reason for this is to make you look and feel your best on the day of your shoot.

 Look for props

 Before the day of your shoot, make out time to go shopping for props you will use.

While you are free to opt for any prop you want, it is wise that you consult your photographer before making a final decision.

Below are some examples of props that are commonly used during maternity photoshoot- baby clothes, balloons, flower crowns, garlands, shoes, leaves, letters, chalkboard, and many more.

Picking your outfit

Don’t wait until a few days to your maternity shoot before picking an outfit for you and your partner.

Ensure that the outfit you pick complements that of your partner.

Don’t be shy to ask your photographer for help if you are clueless about colors or are having a hard time picking an outfit for yourself or your spouse.

Final note

Applying the tips discussed in this article will go a long way in ensuring that your photoshoot turns out great.

Try to pamper yourself before the day of the shoot so that you can look your best. Also, avoid anything that will leave you stressed or tired.

Don’t try to figure things out on your own when you are stuck. Instead, ask for help from your spouse and photographer. They will be more than glad to assist you.