the neatest thing – maternity & newborn photography, south Florida

It is just the neatest thing  when your client calls to book her holiday session and says she needs a holiday card to make a special announcement. In other words, such a wonderful surprise. So of course I am going to show off both sessions because their beautiful little Princess has finally arrived. Oh and what a wonderful model she was for me. And the cutest thing was watching how mom and dad’s little fur babies took it all in, such sweet little pugs. ♥♥♥ – “Like stardust glistening on fairies’ wings…little girls’ dreams are of magical things” ~Sherry Larson TTFN  ~R   Miami Newborn Photographer Ritz Rivera Childhood Photography captures delicate portraits of your newborn baby, in the comfort of your own home. The best time to schedule your baby’s newborn photography session is within the first ten days of baby’s birth. Newborn photography requires creativity and skillful training. A Miami newborn photographer, Ritz has the necessary patience required in capturing your baby’s most precious portraits. There are benefits in hiring a newborn photographer. For starters, a major benefit of hiring a photographer is the photographer can travel to your home to photograph your new baby in a safe and stress-free environment. Other benefits include […]

blooming beauties – maternity photography, coral gables, Florida

So when you have nothing but blooming beauties to work with you just know you are going to have an AMAZING photo session. Here is another wonderful and beautiful family I have seen grow from behind my lens. And now baby #3  is on the way, exciting times ahead indeed. I love everything about this session, besides my gorgeous subjects, it was a gloriously beautiful day in Miami. What more can you ask for when you live in Paradise? ♥♥♥ “And so we are like flowers; and bloom only, when the sun, kisses us.” ― sir kristian goldmund aumann, Love Poems TTFN   ~R

professional child photographer – Children Photography in Miami

So this post is a little late for “Sibling Day” but I wanted to show off these three little cuties. As a professional child photographer and a mother of three children, I know first hand the energy required to keep up with my own little bunch (although they are not so little anymore). So needless to say, I am always ready. And despite that, this beautiful trio made my job almost effortless. Can you say “SUPERSTARS” ? ♥♥♥ Session was shot on location at Matheson Hammocks in Coral Gables, Florida. TTFN   ~R   CHOOSING A PROFESSIONAL MIAMI PHOTOGRAPHER When you’re looking to have photos taken of your child, you should consider hiring a professional child photography such as Ritz Rivera Childhood Photography. Ritz is known for infinite patience and has experience working with children of all ages. You want to capture special memories with your children, and it is usually the case where the parents spend their time running around to take pictures as opposed to being in the pictures. Why not let a Miami professional child photographer take care of this for you? When seeking a professional child photographer, the person needs to be patient and calm. Something else […]

life is beautiful – Maternity Photography, Miami, Florida

LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL – MATERNITY PHOTOGRAPHY, MIAMI, FLORIDA Life is beautiful! There’s nothing like having a moment where you witness pure love. The first thought that comes mind is I love photography, there’s no denying that. But what makes my love for photography even greater are the people I meet. I take my work very seriously. I do feel honored to meet so many wonderful people that welcome me into their space, it’s a beautiful experience. This session is a great example of why I do what I do! This awesome couple was ready for their session and they brought their hearts (and their gorgeous puppy). What’s not to love about that? ♥♥♥ “Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.” ~Gibran Khalil MATERNITY PHOTOGRAPHER Document the beauty of your pregnancy with maternity photography that you’ll just LOVE! Ritz prefers to shoot Miami maternity photos in your home or at a beautiful outdoor location. There are some real benefits to having your pictures taken by Ritz Rivera Childhood Photography, a professional Miami maternity photographer. It is a time to be cherished forever, and maternity photography makes that possible. Pregnancy is one of the most amazing and important times for […]

smile baby – Newborn Photography, Miami, Florida

This family certainly has something to smile about, a house full of little girls, THREE to be exact!!! Little Miss “Z” is just as beautiful as her older sisters, whom in my mind were also just born YESTERDAY! Time escapes me so quickly. I think I spent the entire session with a smile on my face or in a constant giggle because big sister could not get enough of her baby sister. I can hear her little voice in my head saying “Ohhh, she is sooo cute!”.  Such a girl thing, adorable. ♥♥♥ TTFN     ~R RITZ RIVERA CHILDHOOD PHOTOGRAPHY LOCATED IN MIAMI IS A PHOTOGRAPHER SPECIALIZING IN MATERNITY & NEWBORN PHOTOGRAPHY INCLUDING BABY, FAMILY, CHILDREN AND LIFESTYLE PHOTOGRAPHY Miami, Florida | Maternity, Newborn, Baby & Family Photographer | Contact | Phone 305-321-5465 © Ritz Rivera Childhood Photography   Ritz Rivera Childhood Photography is a South Florida maternity photographer, newborn photographer, baby photographer, children and teen photographer and Miami’s Family Photographer. Maternity Photographer Document the beauty of your pregnancy with maternity photography that you’ll just LOVE! Ritz prefers to shoot Miami maternity photos in your home or at a beautiful outdoor location. There are some real benefits to having your pictures taken by Ritz Rivera Childhood Photography, a professional Miami maternity photographer. It is a […]

twinkle twinkle – Child Photography, Coral Gables, Florida

Have you ever met someone that simply takes your breath away? I don’t know if it was the twinkle in her eye or her genuine smile but she truly is a natural beauty inside and out. There is never a dull moment when working with children, it’s always an adventure. Photographing this little jewel was such a delight, she was ready and eager to work, major ROCK STAR!!!! ♥♥♥ TTFN   ~R Ritz Rivera Childhood Photography is a South Florida maternity photographer, newborn photographer, baby photographer, children and teen photographer and Miami’s Family Photographer. Maternity Photographer Document the beauty of your pregnancy with maternity photography that you’ll just LOVE! Ritz prefers to shoot Miami maternity photos in your home or at a beautiful outdoor location. There are some real benefits to having your pictures taken by Ritz Rivera Childhood Photography, a professional Miami maternity photographer. It is a time to be cherished forever, and maternity photography makes that possible. Pregnancy is one of the most amazing and important times in a family’s life.  Being pregnant is such a magical experience that should be beautifully documented with maternity photography and cherished for years to come. Ritz’ maternity photography Miami is fresh and modern yet timeless. A professional maternity photographer knows how to capture the beauty and simplicity […]

Newborn Photography Miami Photographer

It’s all about LOVE – Newborn Photography Miami Photographer Happy Monday everyone!!! It’s February, and you know it’s all about LOVE (and chocolate, it’s about chocolate too). So how about something as sweet as can be, even sweeter than chocolate, yes this little princess is WAY sweeter than chocolate. She was a truly natural and rocked her newborn photography shoot. I have to mention big brother, my little newborn model, what a little dreamboat. Check out big brothers newborn pictures HERE. I ♥ him!!! I was very excited to see this beautiful family again. And again a wonderful pleasure to work with. ♥♥♥ “With all humility and gentleness, with patience, bearing with one another in love…”  ~Ephesians 4:2 TTFN   ~R Newborn Photography Miami Photographer Ritz Rivera Childhood Photography captures delicate portraits of your newborn baby, in the comforhttps://ritzrivera.com/newborn-photographer-miami-florida/t of your own home. The best time to schedule your baby’s newborn photography session is within the first ten days of baby’s birth. Newborn photography requires creativity and skillful training. A Miami newborn photographer, Ritz has the necessary patience required in capturing your baby’s most precious portraits. There are benefits in hiring a newborn photographer. For starters, a major benefit of hiring a photographer is the photographer can travel to your […]

Triplet Newborn Photography Miami – Coral Gables

Triplet Newborn Photography Miami Happy Monday Miami; time for a triplet newborn photography share!!! I love babies, it’s obvious, right? I do, I love photographing them, holding them all of IT!! So, of course, the more the merrier but I will say the thought of photographing my first set of TRIPLETS made me a little nervous. I wasn’t sure what to expect. Well, these three beautiful boys made it effortless. I was OVER THE MOON, they are all gorgeous, including their big brother whom I haven’t seen since his own newborn photo shoot. You know mom and dad have their hands full with a house full of boys. A true blessing. ♥♥♥   TTFN   ~R   NEWBORN PHOTOGRAPHER MIAMI Triplet Newborn Photography Miami It is best to schedule your newborn photos between 5-10 days. There are a couple reasons behind scheduling your photo session at this time with the first being that babies are easiest to work with within the first 2 weeks of being born. It is during this period, babies are sleeping the majority of the day which makes it very easy to get them into poses. In addition, because the baby hasn’t been out of the womb […]

beautiful beach maternity – Key Biscayne, florida

Beautiful Beach Maternity Beautiful beach maternity sessions are my absolute FAVORITE! It is such a precious time in a woman’s life. I suppose as a woman myself, I completely understand how a woman feels during the “growing” process. Everything changes, we do not feel the same. Oh, I remember like it was yesterday. So it is always my goal for my clients to feel really comfortable during the session. The result? Beautiful maternity portraits with personality. This beautiful couple is a great example of why I love what I do. They were quick to bring it and then some. It was a pleasure working with them on such a beautiful day and on the beach no less, how can I ever complain. ♥♥♥ TTFN   ~R This beautiful maternity beach session was captured on a beach located in Key Biscayne, Florida.   ABOUT RITZ RIVERA CHILDHOOD PHOTOGRAPHY Award-winning lifestyle photographer, Ritz specializes in natural light maternity photography, newborn photography, children photography, teen photography and family photography. Providing relaxed custom photography sessions in the comfort of your own home or other location. Ritz’ photography can be described as simply natural. Known for her infinite patience with children of all ages and her casual approach, Ritz is […]

pitter-patter – lifestyle newborn photography in Miami Florida

I was so happy to hear that one of my little models is now a big brother to a beautiful baby girl. He has grown into such a llittle rock star, love it!!! Well I had the honor of photographing their newest addition and I must say she was a little gem for me. A true pleasure working with this super cool family again. ♥♥♥ TTFN    ~R

communion à la mode – communion portraits, south Florida

I love all my clients!!! I have so many repeat clients, I am blessed, I truly am. So when this little beauty’s mom calls me again to tell me her youngest is doing her communion and she has a VISION of what she wants to do for her daughters pictures, I am all ears!!! Big props (pun intended, haha) to mom for arranging this awesome setup in her beautiful home. ♥♥♥ My communion sessions ALWAYS include family portraits because there is always time for more pictures. TTFN   ~R

Sweet Nina – timeless communion photography, south Florida

It’s that time of year again and I am enjoying it plenty. I love doing Communion sessions, the children always look so beautiful in their formal outfits. And Miss Sweet Nina here is just the perfect example. It was so hard to choose which sessions to post first so I will be sure to post more in a few days. TTFN    ~R

oh girls…newborn and family portraits, south Florida 

I was so thrilled to learn that one of my favorite clients were expecting their third baby, another girl. And a pretty little girl she is, and so good during her photo session. Of course, the session got even better once her big sisters got home, such sweet girls and so funny. Congrats to this awesome family, you are all truly blessed. ♥♥♥ TTFN    ~R

{ family love } – south Miami Newborn portraits

Finally have a chance to share this sweet newborn session, what made it even sweeter was this little guys big sister, did I say “sweet” already? I felt right at home, just a warm and welcoming family, can’t beat that. ♥♥♥ TTFN   ~R

precious goodness – family lifestyle photography in coral gables, Florida 

So what do you do when you show up for a photoshoot to not only a fabulous location BUT there waiting are two adorable little girls???? WELL….you aim and click to your hearts content. This shoot started out as a holiday session but surely didn’t end that way. I love when my clients are ready with a additional outfits. I think you can tell from these images that we had a great time shooting this session. ♥♥♥ TTFN   ~R

how did this happen? – childhood photography in pinecrest, Florida 

I kid you not sometimes I think my young little clients grow by leaps and bounds overnight. I had just done little brother’s baby pictures the other day and come holiday season he is walking and running around. And big brother, I still see him as that little infant I met just yesterday.  Time escapes us….make sure to stop and enjoy every moment. ♥♥♥ TTFN  ~R CHILDREN AND FAMILY PHOTOGRAPHY When you hire a Miami family photographer like Ritz Rivera Childhood Photography you’re getting personalized attention from Ritz, a photographer who will take the time to get to know your family and take pictures of your family in the most fun and comfortable way. Ritz’s experience as a natural light photographer allows her to choose the best settings and photographic angles that will capture the essence of a family. Whether you hire a  photographer in Miami once or twice a year or every 2-4 years, you’ll have precious family photos to be cherished forever.

ready set GO!!! – stylish holiday portraits in Miami, Florida 

Happy New Year!! 2013 is already starting out to be nothing less than fabulous and I am finally getting back to my regular schedule/routine. The holidays can be stressful but have some down time to be with family and friends certainly makes up for it. I had so many wonderful holiday photo sessions, a very busy season for me indeed. Here is a wonderful session that I wanted to share first, I loved this session and these awesome kids were a true joy to work with once again. ♥♥♥ TTFN   ~R

time for some pretty pictures – best maternity photographer, Miami, Florida 

I was completely overjoyed seeing this wonderful family again and what a delight to learn they are expecting another little girl. Well this mommy-to-be certainly made my task so easy, she just looks AMAZING and we got so many beautiful shots!!! TTFN   ~R Ritz Rivera Childhood Photography | Maternity | Babies | Children | Teens | Family

little miss “j” – photography of baby girl in coral gables, florida

So as promised here is itty bitty miss “J”. My last post was all about mom & dad’s maternity shoot so it’s time to showoff their little princess. Just another day at work photographing another awesome little newborn, HOW LUCKY AM I? ♥♥♥ TTFN   ~R

beautifully expecting

I just finished editing an awesome newborn photo session and can’t wait to share it here, however I have to show off mom (and dad’s) awesome maternity session first. This session is another one of my favorites, I know I have lots of favorite sessions but that’s what happens when you are passionate about your work. ♥♥♥ Congratulations to mom and Dad on their little princess’ arrival, she is as cute as a button. My next post will be all about little miss “j”.  ♥♥♥ TTFN   ~R Ritz Rivera Childhood Photography | Maternity | Babies | Children | Teens | Family