Now only Booking August – September 2022 and March 2023 and onwards. Closed for Maternity Leave October 2022 – March 2023.

Maternity, Newborn and Family Photography

in San Diego

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Welcome to My San Diego Photography Studio

Make lasting family memories with luxury maternity, newborn, and family photography in San Diego.


Congratulations on your family milestones! Whether you’re expecting to give birth, you’ve just delivered a healthy baby, or celebrating a special family occasion, I am here to capture your precious moments. Studio Freyja is a San Diego Photography Studio specializing in luxury maternity, newborn, and family photography.

When you hire me as your San Diego Family Photographer, I will work closely with you to capture these pivotal moments in your life and preserve special memories with your family. If you’re ready to get started, click the button below to reach out and learn more about what your session would look like.

Fully vaccinated and boosted photographer with proper Covid protocols in place.

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Step One in Booking your San Diego Newborn Photographer

How to book your Maternity, Newborn and Family Photographer in San Diego

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Click to view my photography galleries to see what you can expect when hiring me as your maternity, newborn or family photographer in San Diego.

Gorgeous fine art maternity portrait in La Mesa Photography Studio


Click to view my San Diego Maternity Photographer Gallery. Visualize what your maternity portraits will look like in my San Diego Studio or outside in our gorgeous city.

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Click to view San Diego’s newest little babies during their newborn session. Get an idea of what you can expect when hiring me as your newborn photographer in San Diego.

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Your baby’s milestones can be so much fun to capture. The most popular months being 3, 6, 9 and 12 months with the one year celebrated big with a cake smash session.

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Your family memories deserves to be captured as your kids grow up. Their personalities keep changing  and your family dynamic will change too. Let’s explore San Diego together for your family pictures.

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Photographs that tell your story

Imagine 20 years from now, your first kid is on their way to college and they want to bring with them some family photos to have in their dorm room. You wouldn’t give them a USB with images, no you’d give them a family album to keep with them!

As a San Diego maternity, newborn and family photographer it’s my job to tell your story. To create images that are timeless and that’ll keep telling your story as new generations come about.

Family albums and portraits have been around for centuries and will still be around centuries from now when social media, USB drives and CDs are long forgotten.

Are you ready to secure your legacy and have your memories live on forever?


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What are your memories worth?

One thing I hear from parents time and time again is how fast their kids grow up. As your San Diego Photographer I aim to make sure all the important and small moments are captured for your memories.

A few years from now, your kids have left for school and you walk over to your bookcase and take out your maternity and newborn albums. As you sip your coffee in the now quiet house you leaf through the pages looking at your baby. And just like that, the memories come flooding back.

The first time your baby kicked in your belly. The newborn smell when you first brought them home. All those memories come alive on the pages and it is priceless.

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“Invest in the things that are important to you.”

Hello – I’m Johanna, a family first kind of a gal living my best life in San Diego.
I’ve been a maternity, newborn and family photographer for close to 10 years now. I feel absolutely honored that families like yours trust me to capture these important moments in their lives.

If you want to know more about me and my San Diego Photography Studio where I specialize in maternity, newborn and family photography, come visit my Studio Info page. If you feel like we’re a good fit and you want to hire me as your maternity, newborn and family photographer please fill out the contact form and I’ll be in touch.

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Very Professional and patient

We had a great experience working with Johanna. You can tell that Johanna cares in the way she works with our family and newborns. She is very professional and put our family at ease. It can be difficult to work with toddlers but she was able to capture our girls perfectly and naturally. – Thuy B

Beautiful, Timeless, Emotional Keepsakes

Our family has worked with Studio Freyja consistently since our kids were born. All three children had their newborn photos taken by Johanna and they are beautiful works of art that we treasure. Seeing the way that our family is captured during this very special time in our lives has been priceless, I could not ask for a better gift than having these treasured memories documented so beautifully. – Leah N

Kind, Nurturing, Patient

Johanna is one of he most talented photographers I know. She makes family photo shoots so much fun and always gets my kids to cooperate for a variety of amazing shots. Johanna is kind, nurturing and patient. She is truly the best when it comes to shooting with kids. – Aly G

Talented & so personable!

Working with Johanna was a seamless experience. She has guided us through every step of the process with expert tips and best practices. Her kindness and professionalism helps us feel comfortable and confident! We absolutley love our wall art and albums that have documented our baby’s first year and beyond! – Jackie B

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want more information about your San Diego Photographer?

Fill out the contact form and I’ll be in touch within 48 hours to get more information about your session and tell you all about the Studio Freyja experience and what it means to hire me as your maternity, newborn and family photographer.