Maternity Photography

Documenting your
pregnancy story

where life begins…

Maternity Pregnancy Photographer

 Dublin Maternity Photographer

Classic and timeless Maternity Photography

Pregnancy Maternity Photoshoots

Hi, I’m Céire, a Dublin pregnancy photographer who specialises in capturing classically beautiful maternity pictures and timeless photography in my North Dublin studio. Congratulations to you on your exciting news and welcome to the world of pregnancy photography.

Dublin Award-winning Maternity Photographer with the IPPVA.

This chapter of your life needs to be documented 

Capture Your Motherhood Journey with Ceire Rhein Photography

Imagine documenting your exciting journey into motherhood with stunning portraits that transcend the ordinary. At Ceire Rhein Dublin Maternity Photographer, I’m passionate about collaborating with expectant mothers to create a gallery of timeless maternity photos that capture your unique beauty and connection with your growing baby.

Celebrating Your Changing Form with Elegance

While some maternity photographers embrace a more revealing style, I understand that every woman has her own comfort level. My classic maternity sessions specialise in capturing the elegance and grace of your changing body.

You will be so happy that you have documented your pregnancy bump and have these precious images to treasure always.

My style of maternity photography is relaxed and natural. I want to help you record this special moment in life.


We will chat about ideas before your maternity pregnancy photoshoots, and make this experience so special and personal to you. This could be a walk with your partner, by the sea or more controlled in my professional studio.

Please do not give one moment of worry about posing awkwardly, I will guide you through all the poses and setups and have you feeling relaxed and at ease in no time. The maternity photoshoot will flow naturally.

Natural & with true emotion capturing this magical moment in life. Pregnancy is such a special time; a maternity photo shoot will capture the wonder and excitement and mark this new chapter of your life. It will also create a visual documation for your baby; showing how much they were loved before they arrived into the world. I work with soft, flattering, natural light .

Here’s a breakdown of my maternity photoshoot packages:


Pre-session consultation
Up to 1.5-hour session
Online viewing
15 High-resolution, fully edited images
Full use of all maternity gowns and body suits
Family and sibling images included in the session
€100 off your newborn session booked with Ceire Rhein Photography


Pre-session consultation
1.5-hour session
Three to Four outfits, including participation of child/ren and partner/husband in one set-up
Online viewing
Eight High-resolution images
Full use of all maternity gowns and body suits
Family and sibling images included in the session
€100 off your newborn session booked with Ceire Rhein Photography


Pre-session consultation
Two outfits, including participation of child/ren and partner/husband in one set-up
Four High-resolution instant online downloads
Full use of all maternity gowns and body suits
Family and sibling images included in the session


Pre-session consultation
One outfit, exclusively for the expecting mama
Two high-resolution instant online downloads
Full use of all maternity gowns and body suits.

A Bespoke Maternity Experience

Here’s what you can expect during your maternity photoshoot with Ceire Rhein Dublin Pregnancy Photographer:

  • Curated Gown Selection: I offer a beautiful selection of maternity gowns that flatter your figure and create a sense of timeless sophistication.
  • Expert Guidance and Posing: I’ll guide you through posing techniques that showcase your natural beauty and baby bump in a flattering and graceful way.
  • Serene Studio Setting: My warm and welcoming studio utilises soft lighting and elegant backdrops to create a calming atmosphere for your photoshoot.
  • Personalised Touches: Feel free to bring along sentimental items, like a baby blanket or a framed ultrasound, to further personalise your portraits.
  • Partner Participation Encouraged: Capturing this special time together as a couple adds a beautiful touch to your maternity portraits.

Timeless Memories You’ll Treasure

The result of your maternity photoshoot with Ceire Rhein Photography? Stunning photographs that capture the essence of motherhood with a touch of elegance and artistry. These are images you’ll proudly display in your home and cherish for a lifetime.

Whether you’re simply looking to capture the essence of your transition to motherhood, or want to proudly show off your pregnant body in all its beauty, I’ll help you capture this milestone in your life exactly how you’d like to remember it. As one of Dublin’s best-rated pregnancy photographers, maternity photographers, and bump shoot specialists, I’m here to create lasting memories.

I wholeheartedly encourage your partner to also participate in at least a few images to capture this special time in your lives. If you already have children or pets, they can of course join in too!

The Gown Collection


Embrace your inner princess during your pregnancy photoshoot by looking like one! You’ll already be glowing from the inside; the right couture gowns will make your maternity photography experience even more memorable. Why don’t you slip into one or tow of my couture gowns, and let me guide you into some gorgeous portraits to make you feel like a Princess.

Perfect for mums-to-be who prefer to keep their beautiful bumps wrapped up.

stunning Maternity Nudes

Maternity nudes are all about capturing the spirit of your changing body in an artistic fashion. Using clever and beautiful studio lighting, Creating portraits which capture the connection between you, and your precious baby bump, all whilst making you feel at ease. The results are breath-taking and you leave my photography studio happy with graceful maternity nudes which are stunning, timeless and minimalist in style.

Maternity Photoshoot with your  Loved Ones

Pregnancy is a momentous and special time in the life of any woman and her partner.


  • Everything I can to make you feel welcome, warm, relaxed, safe, and comfortable, the more fun you are having the more natural your images will be.
  • Make you feel like a film star, dressing up feeling fantastic.
  • Give you lots of tips about how to stand in a flattering way for your body type, where to put your hands (and what to do with them).

Studio Pregnancy Photo Shoots Dublin Ireland

Welcome to Céire Rhein Pregancy Photographer Dublin! Your pregnancy shoot with me is a personalised experience from start to finish. At the beginning of your session, we’ll have a discussion about your preferences, including the types of images you love and any specific requests you may have. Whether you have a clear vision in mind or need guidance, I’m here to tailor the shoot to your liking, ensuring a comfortable and enjoyable experience.

With over a decade of experience as a Dublin Family Photographer since 2014, I have developed a special interest in Maternity Shoots, as they mark the beginning of your family journey with me. My approach to maternity photography is elegant and unfussy, focusing on capturing the pure essence of your bump in timeless images.

My goal is to be your go-to family photographer, providing you with exceptional service and stunning photographs that you’ll cherish for a lifetime.

Pregnancy is a special time in your life and though it affects us all differently, there’s a common excitement that soon-to-be mums come to me to help them document. Maternity photos are a record of the transition before life changes forever.

We’ll spend our time together documenting you at this time, with the glow of pregnancy and your bump silhouette.

My professional maternity photography studio is stocked with a gorgeous range of couture gowns and bodysuits for you to enjoy dressing up in! With my experience in posing, lighting, and artful retouching, you’ll feel confident and beautiful.

So if you’d like elegant, high-end maternity photos, let’s schedule your session! We’ll start with a video or phone consultation before your shoot to discuss styling, hair, and makeup, and build your confidence before stepping in front of the camera.

“Amazing experience and even better photos, we had a maternity bump session, the photos are such a great memory and we cannot wait to bring our little one in when they are born”.

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Maternity Pregnancy Photoshoot Dublin

MATERNITY PHOTOGRAPHY Frequently Asked Questions

When is the ideal time for a maternity photoshoot?

We recommend scheduling your session between 32 and 34 weeks of pregnancy. This timeframe allows for a beautifully pronounced baby bump while ensuring you’re comfortable throughout the shoot.

What are the benefits of booking both maternity and newborn sessions together?

Combine your maternity and newborn sessions for fantastic perks! This includes two complimentary mini milestone sessions at both 3 months and 6 months, with one digital image gifted from each session.

Where will the photoshoot take place?

Choose between the comfort of our cosy Baldoyle studio or the picturesque backdrop of local beaches or parks. Each location offers a unique ambience for your photos.

What time of day are sessions scheduled?

Maternity sessions occur in the afternoon or evening. This timing allows you to pamper yourself with professional hair and makeup earlier in the day, ensuring you feel confident during the shoot.

How can I prepare for my session, and will I receive guidance?

Absolutely! We’re here to support you every step of the way. You’ll have access to our stunning client wardrobe with stylish maternity gowns and bodysuits designed to flatter you. We’ll discuss all the details beforehand to ensure the session reflects your style and vision.

What if I’m camera-shy?

Don’t worry! It’s normal to feel nervous. We’ll guide you through every pose and ensure you feel relaxed and comfortable. Many find the experience more enjoyable than they anticipate!

When will I see my photos?

You’ll receive a sneak peek at unedited images the same evening as your session. This lets you see the potential before receiving the final retouched images within 2-3 weeks.

Will I see all the photos taken?

Yes! All sharp culled captured images will be available in a convenient online gallery for you to view at home, approx 70 images. The gallery will be active for 24 hours, allowing you to choose your favourites at your own pace.

How long are my images stored after the session?

We securely store ordered and unordered images for 30 days after your session to accommodate new client needs.

Do you offer payment plans?

Yes! We have flexible payment options. We’d be happy to discuss the details and find a plan that suits your needs.

Is there a referral program?

We appreciate referrals! Both you and anyone you refer will receive a €50 print credit as a thank you.

What is your cancellation policy?

If you need to reschedule, simply let us know at least 24 hours before your session. Your deposit will be applied to the new date.

Have any questions or want to book your session?

Please don’t hesitate to contact us! We’re thrilled to help capture these precious moments of your pregnancy journey so you can cherish them forever.

  • Stress-Free Planning: Forget worrying about location, wardrobe, or posing! I’ll guide you every step of the way, from choosing the perfect backdrop to finding outfits that flatter your growing bump.
  • Relaxation & Pampering: This is your time to unwind and enjoy the spotlight. I’ll create a calm and comfortable atmosphere, ensuring the session is nothing but a joyful experience.
  • Gentle & Encouraging Guidance: Nervous about posing? No problem! I’ll offer gentle direction throughout the shoot, capturing your natural radiance and connection with your baby.

This is a time of immense joy and anticipation, and I want your maternity photos to reflect that.

Let’s create beautiful memories that you’ll cherish for years to come.

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Stages of Baby Photography


Stages of Baby Photography

Capture the magic of every stage with bespoke baby photography in Dublin.

Welcome to the world of Ceire Rhein Photography, where I specialise in capturing the delicate beauty and heartwarming moments of your newborn baby. My thoughtfully designed sessions prioritize a serene and comfortable environment for new parents and their precious little ones, ensuring a truly memorable experience.

Newborn Bliss (0-14 Days):

The early days are fleeting, yet etched in our hearts forever. During this delicate time, I create a calming atmosphere for your newborn, allowing for seamless feeding, comforting cuddles, and capturing those picture-perfect moments of quiet slumber and pure serenity.

Milestone Memories (3, 6, 9 Months):

Celebrate your baby's incredible growth with our milestone photography sessions! Each stage brings new wonders, from that gummy grin to those first wobbly steps. As your Dublin baby photographer, I'm here to document these precious developments with tenderness and artistry.

Smash, Splash, & First Birthday Fun (12 Months):

Commemorate your baby's first year with a fun-filled cake smash-and-splash session! This playful experience is guaranteed to capture infectious giggles and adorable messy moments, followed by a refreshing splash to clean up the fun.

Growing Personalities (16 Weeks - 18 Months):

This dynamic stage bursts with captivating expressions and exciting milestones. I'll capture your baby's unique personality with creativity and care, ensuring these fleeting moments become cherished memories.

Toddler Tales (10 Months - 18 Months):

Toddlers are a whirlwind of energy and endless amusement! Let me capture their candid moments and vibrant personalities in beautiful photographs you'll treasure forever.

Family Forever (All Ages):

Beyond baby photography, I specialise in capturing the essence of families at every stage. Our sessions celebrate the unique bond and personalities within your family, creating timeless keepsakes.

Ceire Rhein Photography: Where Memories Begin

I'm dedicated to providing exceptional photography experiences, using artistic finesse and emotional depth to tell the story of your growing family. Whether you're searching for a Dublin newborn photographer or a specialist in family portraits, I'm here to capture your most cherished moments with expertise and warmth.

Contact me today to discuss your dream session!