Newborn

Portrait of the Federico family against a beautiful sunrise over the ocean on Isle of Palms beach

Isle of Palms family sessions have always held a special place in our hearts, and we have some exciting news to share—my family and I are moving to Charleston, SC! This decision has been a long time in the making, inspired by our love for the area, especially Isle of Palms. During our vacations, we […]

Expecting parents stand on a beach holding hands and smiling at each other on one of the beaches near charleston sc at sunset

Charleston is a gorgeous town surrounded by some of the best beaches in the country. While they are the perfect spot for a weekend getaway or a day out with your kids, the beaches near Charleston SC also provide a stunning backdrop for your family pictures! As a Charleston family photographer, I have spent the […]

A young toddler girl and her slightly older brother sit on a woven bean bag stool in a studio while looking at each other before visiting toy store charleston sc

Finding the right toys for your child can be more difficult than it seems. You want to ensure you buy something that will give your child endless hours of entertainment. At the same time, you want to make sure that joy doesn’t come at the expense of your household peace. Why spend your money on […]

A pregnant mother lays on a bed in a studio with her toddler son reaching for the bump and dad looking on after meeting midwives charleston sc

Your birth experience is a pretty major deal. It changes how you look back on those first few moments when you held your baby in your arms. When you lose control of your delivery, those early minutes can be tinged with pain and trauma rather than the overwhelming joy you expect to feel. If you […]

A newborn baby girl sleeps in a white swaddle and small bow before meeting pediatricians mount pleasant sc

Parenthood is never easy on your anxiety. Your child loves to take a hands-on approach to everything. They’re constantly exploring the world, trying to figure out how everything works. While this is fantastic news for their development, it can definitely be stressful for you. Yes, sure, it’s pretty creative to turn all the floors into […]

A mother to be leans against an old wooden building in a park with dad holding the bump before visiting baby shower venues charleston sc

Okay, so you’ve been tasked with throwing a baby shower. Now, it’s time to make sure it’s the party of the century! If you’re looking for ways to make your upcoming baby shower stand out, the very first step is to find a venue that will ensure you have all the accommodations you need. That […]

Wife, Mother, & Empath
I work with busy families who are ready for a full service photography experience so they can enjoy their printed heirlooms in their homes without having to lift a finger.

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The newborn stage is unbelievably precious. You feel as though you could spend days studying every detail. The way their perfect, knuckle-less fingers wrap around your own. The little hairs and their tiny rolls. Their tiny, bright eyes looking around the world for the first time. And then, within the blink of an eye, they’re […]

A happy new mom sits across a window sill in a studio cradling her newborn baby in her lap with help from charleston sc newborn photography
Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

Babies can be pretty high maintenance. They require a lot of products, whether you’re looking for ways to keep them safe during travel or stocking up on onesies so you have a clean outfit after yet another blowout. And while trying to keep up with your baby’s needs might be stressful, there are shops out […]

A happy infant girl sits on a bed smiling and laughing in a pink bow
Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

Finding the right ways to display your photos at home can transform your living space into a personalized gallery that tells your family’s story. As a full-service photographer with over eight years of experience and having served more than 200 families, I’ve had the pleasure of helping my clients find the perfect ways to showcase […]

a beautiful gallery wall of custom frames designed by Tara Federico Photography

I want your Charleston Newborn Session to be a memorable and enjoyable experience for you and your family which is why I always take a relaxed and flexible approach. There’s no rush, and I allow ample time for feedings, cuddling, and soothing breaks as needed. This ensures that both you and your baby are comfortable […]

mom wearing a blue dress holding her newborn baby girl in natural light photography studio captured during her Charleston Newborn Session