Family Portrait San Francisco

“Jennifer Loomis is magical. Her photographs are exceptional-capturing the beauty, emotion, and power of all of her subjects, and always speak volumes for themselves.

Lauren, Pacifica, CA Maternity photography and family photography client for three children Continue reading

Portraits of Pregnancy

Acclaimed photographer Jennifer Loomis and journalist Hugo Kugiya combine captivating fine-art photographs of pregnant women with intimate stories of their transformative journey into motherhood. The inspiring words and gorgeous photographs of these strong women from all walks of life show others how to deal with conflicting feelings of vulnerability and joy, and underscore that when a baby is born, so too is a mother.

Seattle black and white newborn photography

Pregnant women sometimes have a hard time seeing their beauty, and sometimes I don’t even realize it. The maternity photography session, and the followup newborn photography session, with Lauren were so amazing. It wasn’t until I read her answers that I realized she felt anything but beautiful.  Read about Lauren’s journey with her body and this transformative journey to having her baby Frances. Continue reading

Black and white newborn photography


Sleeping baby
An example of the newborn photography popular today by Keri Meyers.
Black and white newborn photography by Jennifer Loomis
A smiling sleeping newborn on a simple black background by newborn photographer Jennifer Loomis.

Ten years ago I was a photojournalist and then quit traveling and turned those skills towards the studio and working with moms and babies. Many people ask me about photography and I came up with some – hopefully useful – tips to help you narrow it down. Continue reading