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Category Archives: Infant Photography

Christmas Photo Sessions!!

We are pleased to announce that Santa will be in the studio on November 27Th from 11am-2pm! Email us at to reserve your spot! They will fill fast so don’t wait! Its the most incredible time of the year, so why not capture the memories…

“The best of all gifts around the Christmas tree is the presence of a happy family all wrapped up in each other” ~Burton Hillis

With the holidays approaching, we can help but think about how important it is to create memories and keep our families together. Why not capture these memories with Dawn Sela Photography. Nothing is more important then family. We are offering a special holiday sessions with Santa in the studio.

Baby Mason | Hudson Valley Family and Children’s Photographer

“First we had each other, then we had you. Now, we have everything.” -Unknown We are so proud and excited to share these images with you today! Baby Mason came to us recently, fresh and sweet, along with his parents, Anthony and Sara. Dawn Sela Photography was honored to be the ones alongside their

Longing For Summer | New York Maternity and Newborn Photographer

Here we are, the first day of spring and everyone is coming out from their long winter’s nap! I have spent all morning on the phone scheduling communion and beach sessions for 2014 and it makes me so happy to look back at this session from last year…I can feel the warm sun and hear the

Baby B at the Beach | Hudson Valley, Westchester/Dutchess County Child and Family Photographer Fall Portraits

This was a very fun photo session from over the summer in the Hamptons. I have SO many lovely sessions to share and am scheduling a huge variety of blog posts over the next few weeks. If you are interested in a fall family portrait session in the Hudson Valley, fall photos at the orchards or

Welcome Baby Liam | Hudson Valley and Connecticut Baby and Family Photographer

Newborn Child and Family Photographer Hudson Valley New York

Meet Salvatore Donato~SONNY!! | Hudson Valley Child and Baby Photographer

This is Sonny…super cute and cuddly…all 10 plus pounds of him! Slept our entire session…squeaked once for a little feeding and went right back to sleep! He takes after his older siblings I have photographed as newborns. Little angels and adorable from head to toe!

Manhattan Child and Family Photographer | Central Park Arches of Bethesda Terrace

It was a very warm Saturday morning in Central Park  but we still ran and played and finished off our time together with ice cream for breakfast! Can not wait to see this image come to life in a 24×36 inch framed custom canvas gallery wrap for their new home!      

Victor Cruz of the New York Giants | Out Of The Blue

Back in January I had the honor of photographing my favorite player from the New York Giants, wide receiver Victor Cruz, his girlfriend, Elaina Watley, and their newborn baby Kennedy.  It was one week prior to the Super Bowl, the day before he left for Indianapolis to be exact. We had a wonderful

Sofia Turns One! | New York Child Photographer Custom Birthday Thank You Cards

Sofia recently turned ONE and I have been lucky enough to photograph her not only since birth several times, but she came to see me  ON her First Birthday! Here are her Birthday Thank You Cards for those that attended her birthday party. The gorgeous cupcake cake is by Krissy Cahill of

Sweet Charlotte | Westchester County New York Baby Photographer

A baby will make love strong, days shorter, nights longer, bankroll smaller, home happier, clothes shabbier, the past forgotten, and the future worth living for.  [anonymous] – from The Wonder of Babies, by Karen Henrich

Silly Dilly | Westchester Baby Photographer

May have been what Dylan thought of Mondays!

Baby Rocco! | Hudson Valley Newborn Photographer

Your brother and sister can’t wait to read their favorite books to you Rocco!

kiss the baby | new york baby photographer

Her smile beams like sunshine, which fills our hearts with love. — Birgit B.

Welcome Baby Dylan | Westchester County Newborn Photography

I had the honor of photographing Baby Dylan recently. To say Mommy and Daddy are in love is an understatement!  Even Bailey and Guinness were jumping up and down for the occasion!! I certainly look forward to seeing you grow over your first year and can’t wait to make the most beautiful album

love | hudson valley family portrait photographer

This months blog carousel is all about LOVE!!! LOVE of life, LOVE in a family, LOVE for our children, LOVE for our spouse, LOVE for our country!! Next up in the blog carousel is the amazingly talented Simone Hanckel – Adelaide’s leading children’s photographer . Please visit

brown eyes blue | hudson valley family photographer and westchester newborn photographer

this is sawyer:) sawyer is the third  blessing of this family that i have photographed since birth. mom and I connected four years ago with her first little guy lucas. since then, sofia and sawyer have come along and it has been an honor to watch their family grow! we have captured each one of them

Baby Girl Genevieve | Westchester County and Dutchess County Newborn Photographer

A baby will make love stronger, days shorter, nights longer, bank balance smaller, home happier, clothes dirty, the past forgotten, and the future worth living for. Author Unknown  

Long Beach Island Family Photographer | Hamptons Family Photographer

Sessions are booking up very quickly for the summer this year…if you are interested, please email me or call me soon. I have 1 session left for the Jersey Shore and 2 for  the Hamptons/Montauk:)  

Westchester Baptism Portraits

A little angel sent from above;)

Double Love | Baby Photographer New York

newborn twins photography with Janine Dietz of Saving Grace Photography new jersey newborn photographer

American Heart Association Heart Walk 2011 at Vassar College | Poughkeepsie NY Photographer Dawn Sela

I had the pleasure and privilege to again photograph the Heart Walk held at Vassar College this past weekend. It was a bit chilly but a beautiful day and the turnout was wonderful. Good to see some faces I knew as well! As you can see, all ages, two legged and four legged walkers, runners,

LOVE | Hudson Valley Child Photographer

A recent session with a new family I fell in love with:)

White Plains Tarrytown Westchester Baby Photographer

Here’s a sneak peek Keri and Ken! I did enjoy getting to know you and Sean is a ball of cuteness! Oh, by the way, the banana bread hit the spot on the way home and was delish!

Beautiful Family Visiting From Malaysia | Central Park Child Photographer Award Winning NY Photographer|

About 2 months ago, I received an email from Mom and knew it was going to be a wonderful session! They would be visiting from Malaysia and were interested in a session with their 18 month old in Central Park.  The rain pretty much held out for us until the end, but I *adore* the last photo of the

Family at the Farm | NY Family Photographer

A sneak peek for Mom and Dad! The first photo of the adorable little flower Maria and her Mommy  made my heart sing and the black and white of brother Frankie and Daddy made me gasp. Something about both of them and their expresssions of love and happiness moved me:) Hope you enjoy them;) I

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