Laura Mares Photography
It's about your life, your love, your joy, your family. Let me capture that for you.
I am laura mares.
A Pittsburgh based newborn and family lifestyle photographer for laid back families wanting a creative and artistic photography experience. I love to capture moments as they come. I am a firm believer in love and believe that life was meant for living fully. My goal is to capture life’s special moments for you and your family to treasure forever.
As your photographer, I aim to create a fun, hassle-free experience that captures your natural beauty, unique personality and your family’s loving connection.
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"A thing that you will see in my pictures is that I was not afraid to fall in love with these people.' - Annie Leibovitz
Lifestyle newborn and family sessions take place in your home and incorporate your family interacting with each other while relaxing in your own home.
Newborns + Maternity
Laura has extensive training and practice posing babies and never places your baby into an unsafe position. Laura loves creating clean, beautiful, timeless newborn images.
Isn’t it incredibly special to be carrying a new life inside a growing belly? A maternity session is the perfect way to capture this special time, allowing you to look back and remember this remarkable part of life!
Children + Family
Laura loves photographing children and families. She has a romantic approach of capturing the love between family members.
Are you a high school senior or a professional looking for portraits? Let’s meet on location or in my home studio for a portrait session that will be full of fun poses that will focus on making your look your best.
Wanderlust. My photography journey began from my love of traveling. Here’s a gallery filled with some of the beautiful places we have visited.
Features + Awards
Laura Mares is named Best Newborn Photographers in Pittsburgh
Laura Mares Photography was named one of the best newborn photographers in Pittsburgh for four years in a row.
Trusted by the Best.
What others are saying about Laura Mares Photography.
I definitely will recommend you to my friends…
Such a wonderful job…
Thanks for a fun session!
We LOVE the pictures…
We felt extremely relaxed…
Capturing candid moments and making them picturesque…
Perhaps what I liked most was the creative interchange…
Laura is very patient and quick with little kids.
… decided to use her photography service forever.
Laura Mares Photography
Pittsburgh's Experienced Newborn and Family Lifestyle Photographer.