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    Updated on Jul 23, 2020. Posted on May 25, 2014

    38 Insanely Adorable Ideas For Your Maternity Photo Shoot

    It's a girl! It's a boy! It's a photo shoot!

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    1. Spell it out.

    3. Show off your sonogram.

    5. Play with light and shadow.

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    7.

    8. Try a cool silhouette pose.

    9.

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    10. Bring a book along.

    11. Use a globe for a sweet adoption pose.

    12. Or this tiny chair.

    From yesterday's maternity adoption shoot with my dear friends Sarah & Nick:

    diana vermeulen@MoxieDiana

    From yesterday's maternity adoption shoot with my dear friends Sarah & Nick:

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    13. Try this seasonal shot.

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    Whose pumpkin is bigger?

    14. Heed these accurate signs.

    15.

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    16.

    17. Announce your baby's name with blocks.

    18. Or, give them just a hint.

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    19. Or, keep everyone guessing.

    20. Give an nod to the adorable laundry you'll be doing soon.

    21. Have the older sibling co-star in the reveal.

    22.

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    23. Include the whole family.

    24. Let the baby clothes speak for you.

    25. Include baby (and mommy's) best friend.

    26. Everyone loves tiny shoes!

    28. Make a whole timeline of shoes.

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    29. Show off your growing team spirit.

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    30. Include your cravings.

    Nutella is actually pretty photogenic.

    31. Stay stylish.

    32.

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    33. Engage your super powers.

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    34. Play with camera focus.

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    35.

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    36. Pose in uniform.

    37.

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    38. Show off your sense of humor.

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