Go au natural
The trend might be to plop your baby in a basket, but both
photographers recommend leaving the crazy poses to the pros. "The
more naturally occurring position, the better," Drane says.
Williams suggests taking advantage of the moments that naturally
happen. Don't freak out if your baby starts to cry mid-photoshoot;
that picture can be just as cute. And make sure the background is
clear and uncluttered.