Natural Maternity PhotographyThere is no experience quite as unique as being pregnant. It is a nine month journey that tests the limits of your body and mind in a way like nothing else. The bond that is formed between mother and child during this time is the most intimate and special connection that exists between two people. I believe that maternity photographs are some of the most beautiful works of art, and that they can be treasured for years to come...My name is Connie Mintz and I’m a maternity photographer that provides my services in the Portland, Oregan and Vancouver, Washington area. With over 20 years of experience working with kids in the local school system, I understand the significance of family. I love working with expecting mothers to create beautiful natural maternity photographs that are useful in a number of ways...Maternity photographs can be used to make stunning birth announcements. They also are very versatile and can be utilized in a number of different ways in your baby shower décor. Family and friends will treasure them as gifts, and of course, they make amazing pictures to look back on when your child has grown...Living in the Pacific Northwest, we have a beautiful and unique landscape surrounding us. There are many amazing places that provide a beautiful backdrop to your maternity photographs. If you’d like to schedule a photo shoot in one of your favorite places, I’d love to work with you there. If you’re not sure of where to go, call me and I can provide a list of suggestions...If you’d feel more comfortable in my welcoming, professional home studio, we can still create organic looking photographs using the natural lighting inside. I have a number of backdrops and props that can create a lovely atmosphere...It’s best to contact me a few months before you would like to schedule your natural maternity photography session. I recommend taking the photos when you are 28-34 weeks pregnant, so I like to talk to expecting mothers before they reach 20 weeks. If you’d like to schedule an appointment, or have any questions at all please feel free to contact me at 360-606-7313, or send me an email through my contact page. www.conniemintzphotography.comKeywords: maternity (78). 1/160; f/3.5; ISO 64; 50.0 mm.