The location of your session is up to you. For best results, I recommend outdoors in open shade or indoors near big windows. A typical session lasts about one hour, but please allow for extra time in case your little one needs a break or two. A few of my favorite places to shoot include…Downtown, Omaha…Elmwood Park…Schramm State Park…my property in Louisville, NE…dirt roads in the country.

In order to get the best results, newborn sessions need to take place within the first 2 weeks of life. Please contact Taylan Brooks Photography as soon as possible to reserve your spot, as there are a limited number of newborn sessions available each month. Once booked, you are guaranteed a spot, even if your little one arrives early or late. Newborn sessions are done in the comfort of your home using window light. During your session, I will work around your baby’s schedule including breaks for feeding & fussiness. Newborn sessions may take up to three hours, so please schedule accordingly.

Think simple and comfortable!! Things that work well…layers – blue jeans – bare feet. Things to avoid…large logos – wide stripes – white clothing.If more than one subject is being photographed make sure everyone is dressed similarly – but not necessarily matching. Plan on bringing at least one extra outfit for each child. If you are having trouble deciding what to wear, browse through the galleries for inspiration or contact me, I’d be happy to make some suggestions.

Approximately 2-3 weeks following your session, you will be e-mailed a password to your private online proofing gallery. You will be able to instantly download your full-size images directly from your gallery. You may also order prints online using the shopping cart feature or by sending an e-mail with selections. Please allow 2-3 weeks for delivery of prints – or longer for specialty items. Your gallery will remain online and active for 60 days and archived for one year. Once the gallery has been archived, there will be a $35 fee to republish for 7 additional days. There is a $25 fee for shipping orders outside of the Omaha Metro area.

Sessions may be rescheduled due to weather, illness or injury. If you need to reschedule please contact Taylan Brooks Photography as soon as possible via phone (402-676-5000). If you suspect your child is ill, please do not proceed with the session. There is no charge to reschedule due to illness or injury, however, once a session has begun, there will be a $50 charge to reschedule.

Taylan Brooks Photography reserves the right to use any photograph in any form such as, but not limited to, the use in advertising, reproduction, and copyright. All images are copyrighted by Taylan Brooks Photography, even those you purchase. Copying, scanning or reproducing images is strictly prohibited. Print-screening images from Taylan Brooks’ website or Blog is also against the law. All offenders will be prosecuted accordingly. Prices are subject to change without notice and are non-negotiable. Prices are guaranteed for 30 days after your session. Due to the custom nature of photographic products, no refunds will be issued. All products and services are subject to 7.0% Nebraska sales tax. By hiring Taylan Brooks Photography, you agree to these terms.


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