Relaxed Swaddler II | In Use Video

Do you struggle with swaddling newborns? Watch our Relaxed Swaddler II |Newborn Swaddling Assistant video to see how Lisa Matthis Photography uses hers during her newborn shoot. Our newborn baby swaddling poser is said to save up to 30 minutes for those who struggle to swaddle fussy babies. Relaxed Swaddler II We had to post this in a 3 video series due to uploading size.       Thank you Christie of Sonshine Portrait Design! “I just want to say… If you have not gotten your Relaxed Swaddler II yet do not wait. It is a game changer!! I had…

Newborn Safety Issues – Photography, Posing, and Props

“How is that baby safe?” “That is so dangerous!!” “What kind of photographer does such a thing?” “I hope you have insurance!” These phrases are just a handful of many that have been voiced from the public when viewing newborn baby poses which, at first glance, appear to be dangerous. Many parents, consumers, photography clients, and most viewers, in general, are unaware of the extensive safety measures and precautions taken by skilled photographers in order to capture these seemingly daring poses. Even new photographers, or photographers who aren’t seasoned in newborn photography, may be naive to these practices, as well. Photographers create illusions. When you see a finished image of…

Great Information on Composite Shots and Newborn Safety!!

Custom Photo Props LLC is always searching for tips and other helpful information to share with our customers on the importance of safety in newborn photo shoots. It is so important to do everything possible to ensure your little client stays safe and comfortable in their session. Here are a few links to some great instructional videos on putting together that perfect composite shot as well as tips on safety. Always put safety first before getting that “perfect” shot. We hope you find this information helpful and that you will share it with anyone you think will benefit from it….

Check out our great new safety/instructional videos!!

Check out the links in the blogroll for some great new videos from our friend Angie at Sweet Memory Garden Photograpy in Utah. If you have trouble finding them in the blogroll here are the links again: Hanging Sling Cheesecloth Safety/Instructional video : Mini Me Hammock Safety/Instructional video : Thanks!!!


Hi!  We have recently added some beautiful handmade custom designed Mini Me baby hammock photo props to our inventory which are great for newborn photo sessions.  These are amazing little hammocks and we want to be sure our customers are aware of the risks and use extreme caution when using them.  COMPOSITE SHOTS ARE RECOMMENDED when using these hammocks to ensure the safety of your little client.  Our friend Angie from Sweet Memory Garden based out of Utah has given us some pointers and advice on the best and safest way to photograph our Mini Me hammocks.  These shots may…