Another year is coming to an end at Christina Tundo Photography. Every year, I sit down to do this wrap up blog and it’s such a special time. Honestly, it sounds super dorky but this is like my own end of year holiday party. Join in the celebrations as I recap how 2023 went for […]


End of the Year Christina Tundo Photography 2023 Wrap-Up

End of the Year Christina Tundo Photography 2023 Wrap-Up for Maryland and DMV family photographer





One of my favorite kinds of emails to open are the ones where someone is booking a photography session as a gift for someone they love. In this case, Dad wanted to surprise his wife with a session! It was important to them to capture this time in their life with their super sweet 18 […]


Lifestyle Family Photos in Bethesda with Maryland Family Photographer

parents hug toddler daughter during lifestyle family photos in Bethesda MD





Christina Tundo Photography is SIX!!! It has been an amazing journey and every day I am SO thankful for the families that trust me with their memories year after year as their favorite Maryland family photographer! This business exists because of all of you – and I can’t say how special that feeling is, even […]


Maryland Family Photographer Christina Tundo Photography Turns Six! 

Maryland Family Photographer Christina Tundo Photography Turns 6! Celebrate with us by looking back on six business changing photo sessions





This beautiful Bethesda new life session was special to me. The C family wanted to document the arrival of their new little girl and the relationship with her big sister. They shared that their older daughter arrived during the height of the COVID pandemic and they weren’t able to capture photos of her first days […]

Lifestyle Newborns

Bethesda, Maryland Newborn Lifestyle Session

toddler climbs on dad while mom holds new baby girl


A and Z welcomed their baby boy this summer! I was absolutely honored that they asked me to capture new portraits as a family of three in their NOVA home to celebrate his arrival. In the spring, I documented their maternity session, so I knew how excited these parents were to hold their new bundle […]

Lifestyle Newborns

At Home Newborn Session for Baby Boy in NOVA with Northern VA Family Photographer

parents hug with son near crib in nursery


One of the recent couples I photographed a maternity session for has welcomed their baby girl to the world! I had the honor of capturing their newborn portraits at home to celebrate. Their newborn session also featured their little one’s aunt, grandmother, and great-grandmother. Having them there made their lifestyle newborn portraits even more meaningful […]

Lifestyle Newborns

Generational Newborn Portraits at Home with DC Newborn Photographer 

woman sits on couch with daughter, mother, and grandmother during generational lifestyle newborn portraits in Silver Spring MD


I love seeing families grow and change – it might be the most special part of my job! When Melanie of Melanie Jean Photography contacted me to document her family again to welcome their new daughter home, I was so honored. It feels like it was just yesterday, in the full-fledged pandemic, when I was […]

Lifestyle Newborns

Annapolis Maryland New Life Lifestyle Photos | Maryland Newborn Photography 

parents snuggle on couch holding baby girl in lap


I’m not going to lie – one of my favorite messages to receive from a family is: “I have news, we are expecting.” My second most favorite message is: “Will you photograph our family when the baby arrives?” I absolutely love photographing families as they grow – whether it’s a new family to me, or […]

Lifestyle Newborns

Chevy Chase New Life Session | Maryland Family Photographer 

baby toes tucked into mom's pink dress during Chevy Chase new life session


I loved getting to work with this family! First-time parents are always so much fun to work with. Sessions feel so tender and sweet because it’s truly a major milestone in their lives – and the story of their family. This newborn session took place in their daughter’s nature inspired nursery in Baltimore, MD and […]

Lifestyle Newborns

Nature Inspired Nursery Newborn Session with Baltimore MD Newborn Lifestyle Photographer

parents pose with dog and baby girl in nature inspired nursery


 One of the most common questions I get from expecting parents is when they should book their newborn session with a lifestyle newborn photographer. My response is always the same: whenever you’re ready. For years, photographers said newborn sessions needed to be done between 5-12 days after birth. But the reality is that you, baby, […]

Lifestyle Newborns

When to Have Your Newborn Session with Your Maryland Lifestyle Newborn Photographer 

dad holds older newborn in front of his chest during portraits at home


You may have noticed that many newborn sessions feature little ones with a white onesie. It’s not a coincidence that a lot of photographers recommend these simple outfits for their clients’ newborn sessions. I, along with many other newborn photographers, want to create a simplified experience for our families that really allows your final images […]

Client Education, Lifestyle Newborns

My Favorite Outfit for Baby for Lifestyle Newborn Photos | DC Newborn Photographer 

baby stretches in white onesie on bed


I just adore the M family! I have to admit, this was one of the easiest commutes to a session… because I just had to walk next door! When these sweet neighbors asked if I would photograph their little baby girl arriving home, I couldn’t say yes fast enough. We had already captured their maternity […]

Lifestyle Newborns

Clarksville MD Lifestyle Newborn Portraits with Maryland Newborn Photographer

parents sit with baby and toddler during family photos at home


I adore the W family and I’m so happy we were able to have a lifestyle portrait session for them to welcome home their new baby girl! This little one was just so eager to meet the world that she came a bit early and had to stay in the NICU for a few weeks. […]

Lifestyle Newborns

Newborn Lifestyle Portraits in Anne Arundel Co. | W Family 

husband kisses wife's forehead during lifestyle newborn session


Christina did an amazing job with our family photos. From the first time we spoke--she was incredibly thoughtful, organized and detail oriented to ensure the session would be a success.. – Katie A.



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