Maternity Photographer of the year



As 2022 UK Maternity Photographer of the year and winner of numerous monthly awards, I have all the knowledge and ability to create stunning photos of your pregnancy and will give you a set of beautiful photos to cherish for a lifetime and allow you to see how utterly beautiful, strong, elegant and Powerful you are!



Why have a Maternity photoshoot?


The question should be, why wouldn't you have a Maternity photoshoot?

As women, we tend to prioritize others' needs over our own. So, why not take some time to celebrate yourself and indulge in a maternity photoshoot? It's an opportunity to appreciate your changing body and capture beautiful memories that you can cherish forever. You can look back at these photos with your child/children and relive the experience. After all, it's not every day that you get the chance to have a maternity photoshoot.


Scroll down to see my gallery of pregnant women at their photoshoot and to see prices, as well as my very popular offer Limited time offer.


Empowering Maternity Photoshoots for Strong, Beautiful Women

My maternity photoshoots aim to capture both the beauty and power that we women possess. In a relaxed and welcoming environment, you can fully embrace your pregnancy while I capture your inner strength and beauty. It's more than just taking photos of your baby bump; it's an unforgettable experience. I want to challenge your self-perception and showcase your fabulousness.


It's important to note that not everyone feels glowing and fabulous during pregnancy. But, don't let that stop you from booking a session. We'll take things at your pace and choose outfits that will make you feel great while still hiding the parts you may not feel comfortable with. This is your pregnancy, so come and show off your unique beauty and strength.




Maternity Photoshoots are £349, This includes:


-1.5 hours studio time and various sets ups


-Face to face viewing of your photos.

We will discuss your favourite photos and how you would like to display them.


-All photos of you will be beautifully retouched


-You will receive 4 beautifully edited photos in high resolution


Additional photos, packages, Wall art and Albums and packages can be purchased.


-You will have use of studio dresses and accessorise.

Over 100 combinations to choose from to create a unique look for you.


-Partner and siblings can be included in the photoshoot at no additional cost


Gold foil treatment is available at an additional cost. Please ask for details if this of interest to you.


Secure your session with only a £20 deposit today.


*Limited time offer*

I am offering a FREE NEWBORN PHOTOSHOOT to anyone that books their Pregnancy photoshoot with me. This is running for a limited time only. Please contact me for more information.

This is great for any one that wants to document the ”before and after”.


Stress-Free Maternity Photoshoot Outfits


Don't worry about what to wear for your upcoming maternity photoshoot – I have it covered! Our studio offers a wide range of over 100 maternity dresses, wraps, and accessories in various sizes, ensuring that your session is personalized and unique

You can show as much or as little skin as you want, from nude to modest and everything in-between. Plus I am constantly adding to my maternity dress collection to give you the very best and most up-to-date looks..


Save yourself the time and hassle of searching for the right outfit because I will provide you with all the attire you need.


Every outfit that you see on this webpage is supplied by me. You can see them in the studio when you come for your pregnancy photoshoot.



Award winning Maternity photographer Sonya Harrap
black and white award winning pregnancy photoshoot maternity hertfordshire london st albans

'I am truly passionate about making women look and feel amazing whilst embracing the female form. '

When should you book your maternity photoshoot?


Pregnancy photoshoots are very popular with me and book up months in advance. The best time to contact me and book is after your 20 week scan. Ideally the photoshoot will take place between 30-35 weeks. However if you have gone over this and haven’t yet booked, please contact me and I will do my best to accommodate you... after-all, every woman deserves to have their pregnancy documented and to feel amazing!


Can partners and children be included in a maternity photoshoot?


In short, yes :) The photoshoot will primarily be about you but there will be an opportunity for partners and children to get involved if you want them to be. I can run through options of what you want they should wear before your photoshoot.


couples maternity pregnancy photoshoot
Pregnancy and maternity photoshoot and newborn phototography Sonya Harrap Hertfordshire Welwyn garden city St Albands Hertford photographer --18

The gilded collection

To add just a little bit more drama and luxury to your photoshoot, why not add a Gold or silver foil package to your session. Push yourself out of your comfort zone and get some truly stand out images from your pregnancy.

Emma gold foil maternity pregnancy photoshoot London Hertfordshire St Albans welwyn garden city

modest maternity

If you are looking for a more modest look then click here to go to my MODEST MATERNITY GALLERY.

How to book your maternity photoshoot?

Click on the button above to enquire. Just leave your details along with your due date and I will get back to you with details and session availability; usually within a matter of hours.

Following our chat and once you have chosen a date for your Maternity photoshoot, all you need to do is pay a £20 deposit, which secures your photoshoot. Then, we can discuss the looks and talk about the dresses you like. It really is that simple.

Pregnancy woman in big blue dress for a maternity photoshoot by Sonya Harrap
Sonya Harrap Maternity Pregnancy photoshoot London

Why book your pregnancy photoshoot with Sonya harrap


With over 13 years working in Photography and numerous awards I have built a reputation for high quality work and excellent customer, which is why so many people and families return year on year and recommend me to their family, friends and colleagues. My photos are entered monthly and annually to national and international photography competitions and judged by a panel of the very best photographers, you can see my awards dotted around my gallery. Plus as I am sure you are now aware, I was awarded the title of Maternity photographer of the year 2022, Something which I am very proud of.


-The studio is based in Hertfordshire, with very good links to the A1M and a short distance from London.


-A lot has been invested into dresses and outfits in this so you don't have to go through the hassle of finding several outfits to wear for your photoshoot.


People that know my work will recognise it immediately but that doesn't mean that your photos will all be the same. I treat every maternity photoshoot with fresh eyes and love coming up with new ideas and looks for the women that come to me.


Plus we can go as Simple/ Classic or Out-There as you like.

Scroll down to see some of the woman that have visited the studio for their Maternity Photoshoot and click on the box below to contact me for appointment availability and more details.