Welcome to Michelle Haley Photography – Capturing Precious Moments from Bump to Baby and Beyond!
I’m Michelle and I’ve been creating portrait art for Atlanta’s most beautiful families for over 18 years. Each family that entrusts their memories to me is vastly important and I take great care and time with every portrait I deliver. I can’t wait to capture your family’s story!

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expertise you can trust

over 18 years experience

I’ve had the pleasure of working with Atlanta families since 2005 as a professional photographer. Your investment in portraits with my studio will be rewarded with a fun, relaxed photography session that results in beautiful images you will treasure for a lifetime. Additionally you’ll enjoy

  • A relaxing and well-equipped home studio
  • Generous studio time for your session – ensures ample time for clothing changes, touch-ups and time for baby feedings and children to warm up
  • An extensive studio wardrobe and prop selection for every session 90
  • A beautiful array of heirloom quality portraits and albums as well as printable digital files with consumer lab recommendation


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“Michelle handles your newborn with care. She is patient with them and doesn’t give up until she gets the perfect pose. My little ones pictures are breathtaking!”



Welcome to Michelle Haley Photography – Capturing Precious Moments from Bump to Baby and Beyond!

At Michelle Haley Photography, I specialize in documenting the beautiful journey of maternity, newborns, and babies through my lens. My passion is crafting timeless memories that you and your family will cherish forever.

Why Choose Michelle Haley Photography?

  1. Expertise in Newborn Photography: With delicate care and attention to detail, I capture the innocence and purity of your newborn, preserving those fleeting moments for a lifetime. I have over 18 years of experience working with newborns, so you can trust your baby will be secure and happy while I capture the most adorable portraits.
  2. Maternity Portraits that Radiate Beauty: Celebrate the miracle of pregnancy with stunning maternity portraits that reflect the glow and anticipation of this special time. You don’t have to worry about what to wear – my extensive client closet has options for every size and style preference.
  3. Creative Baby Photography: From adorable milestones to playful expressions, I create captivating baby portraits that showcase your little one’s unique personality and charm.
  4. Personalized Experience: I understand that every family is different, which is why we tailor each session to suit your preferences and vision, ensuring a personalized experience from start to finish.
  5. Professionalism and Quality: Michelle Haley Photography is committed to delivering the highest quality images and exceptional service, a trusted choice for capturing your most precious memories.

Explore the gallery links to see examples of my work and gain inspiration for your own photo session. Whether you’re looking for classic elegance or creative flair, I offer a range of packages to suit your needs and budget.

I have been photographing maternity and newborn clients in the metro, Atlanta, GA area since 2005. I take a great deal of time and care with each session, and I guarantee you’ll be delighted with your finished products. Finished products include mounted portraits in both color and black and white, framed prints, fine art gallery wrapped canvas, a la carte frames, gallery mounts, press printed greeting cards, birth announcements, and custom designed flush mount photographic and press storybooks with leather or metallic covers.

After your photography session you will visit the studio again for your viewing and ordering session. I will help you narrow down your favorite images and provide a simple list of collection options that will maximize your portrait investment. You will have the opportunity to see and touch the wide range of finished product options to preserve your portrait memories.

Corporate headshots are also available. Please connect with me by using the contact form to be added to my mailing list to stay informed about these limited photography sessions.

I offer the finest quality backdrops, props and wraps for a unique photography session that is catered to your wish list of final poses.

Michelle Haley is located in Gwinnett county and provides family photography for maternity, newborn, baby, infants, and children in Atlanta and surrounding areas, including North Fulton, Alpharetta, Brookhaven, John’s Creek, Milton, Mountain Park, Ackworth, Vinings, Kennesaw, Woodstock, Buckhead, Virginia Highlands, Roswell, Sandy Springs, Stone Mountain, Forsyth, Cumming, Powder Springs, Duluth, Ball Ground, Gainesville, Suwannee, Snellville, Lawrenceville, Lilburn, Hoschton, and Macon.

Michelle Haley is more than a maternity and newborn photographer; she is an artist who captures the essence of motherhood with skill, creativity, and compassion. Her ability to create timeless and emotive imagery sets her apart as Atlanta’s premier photographer for expectant mothers and newborns. Through her artistry, attention to detail, and personalized approach, Michelle beautifully documents the transformative journey of motherhood, creating heirloom photographs that will be cherished for generations to come.

Where you can find your favorite maternity and newborn photographer Michelle Haley on social media: Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram, LinkedIn, YouTube, Vimeo, DeviantArt, CherryDeck

About Your Photography Session

There are no time constraints in Michelle’s studio. She offers the time and care needed to put you and your family at ease for the genuine expressions, smiles and laughter you see every day. Her home studio is well stocked with a large variety of props and gowns for expectant moms to ensure your portraits are creative, fun and uniquely beautiful.

Atlanta Maternity Photographer

When to do maternity photos: Maternity portraits are best captured between 32 and 36 weeks of pregnancy. Michelle has specialized in maternity photography for over ten years, and masterfully poses and lights her subjects to capture the unmatched beauty of an expectant mother. She provides wraps and gowns, so there’s no need to purchase those of your own for the very best maternity pictures. To see the variety of color and black and white beautiful maternity photography she has captured please visit her Maternity Photography Gallery. All booked maternity sessions include a newborn session as well.

Michelle Haley has been documenting some of Atlanta’s most beautiful pregnancies since opening her studio in 2005. Although on-location sessions are available, Michelle recommends maternity clients visit her studio for the most artistic portrait session to beautifully capture one of the most special times in your family’s story. Your maternity photo shoot gives you the unique opportunity to capture a time at your most beautiful. Although some mothers-to-be are apprehensive about the results of a photography session while pregnant, Michelle’s skillful use of studio lighting ensures you will look your absolute best. The maternity glow is not just an old-wives tale, it’s truly an added gleam in a mother’s eyes and an unmistakable softness in her demeanor and smile. Your window of opportunity to document this time is very small, so don’t miss out on your maternity photography session.

Atlanta Newborn Photographer

Michelle Haley has been known as one of Atlanta’s top newborn photographers for over ten years.  Her knowledge about how to photography newborns is unmatched in the area. The best newborn photos are captured within baby’s first two weeks of arrival. Michelle’s unique newborn baby photography poses ensure that your baby’s session is one of a kind. Please be sure to book your session with Michelle before your baby is due to ensure availability. Occasionally spots for newborns do open up during the week, so don’t hesitate to call if you haven’t reserved a session and your baby has arrived. Michelle has photographed hundreds of newborns and takes great care and patience with each session to provide unique newborn photography to each client. She offers a large variety of props, backdrops, blankets and wraps to perfectly customize your portrait needs. To see her newborn portraits and samples of props and poses, please visit her Newborn Photography Gallery. 

Atlanta Baby Photographer

Your baby is changing and growing every day, so make sure you capture the little moments each day and bring your baby to Michelle Haley Photography for the large milestones. These sessions are about preserving the big moments in baby’s development. Most milestone sessions will take place at three months (lifting head up, eye contact, smiles), six months (sitting unassisted, engaging with smiles and giggles), nine months (pulling up to standing position) and one year (crawling/walking). One year sessions are welcome to bring a small cake into the studio to finish their portrait sitting with a cake smash. It’s messy but fun and the images are priceless! If you want a particular color scheme or have specific outfits in mind, communicate these to Michelle before your session and she will set up the perfect backdrop and props to accompany your vision. To see some samples of these milestone sessions, please visit the Baby Photography Gallery by clicking the hotlink or the menu link above.

Photography Awards, Memberships and Recognition

Best Atlanta Newborn Photographer designation on Expertise.com

 Active member of Professional Photographers of America – Michelle Haley Photography

Winner – First Place, Women’s : 2006 Georgia Professional Photographer’s Association

Preferred Atlanta Maternity and Newborn Photographer on Thumbtack

Atlanta maternity and newborn photographer on www.newbornphotography.com