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best newborn family photographer san francisco new york city


Katie Rain is an award winning natural light photographer located in the San Francisco Bay Area. She specializes in newborn, family, maternity, and day in the life photography. She meets her clients on-location for a fun and modern approach to documenting your important milestones. Katie’s style is very natural and candid, focusing on the relationships and moments that take place during the session. She is available for sessions in San Francisco, Marin, the greater Bay Area, and frequently New York City.


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Katie was recently awarded First Place in the family category and Third Place in the newborn category for the January 2015 National Association of Professional Child Photographer’s international image competition.

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“Katie- These are amazing! I have no idea what I was expecting but this was above and beyond my wildest dreams or imagination for what we would get. You are so amazing. Thank you for making the day stressfree for us and for capturing us in our element. Love it!” -Maria M

“Katie!! We absolutely *love* the photos! Thank you so much for this special treat to us before the baby arrives. Now we’re even more pumped about the photo shoot with the little one :)” -Shradha B

“Just want to say that we had a great time! Very low stress which was just what we needed. Thank you for documenting our baby girls homecoming.” – Alyssa S