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light and bright lifestyle maternity, newborn & family photography for joyful couples and growing families who value custom artwork in their lives and homes

Miami Newborn Photographer

NAPCP Certified Master Photographer - Maternity & Newborn

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Melissa Arlena


You're looking for a Miami or Boca Raton newborn photographer who isn't into all the crazy props or posing you see with most newborn photos. You want someone who will focus on real moments between you and your baby!


That's where I come in, I know how nerve-wracking it can be finding the right luxury photographer in Boca Raton & South Florida. One who will make you feel comfortable in front of the camera and has the style you are looking for.


So let's capture the next chapter of your family's story!

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Melissa Arlena is an award winning lifestyle newborn photographer in Miami, Boca Raton, West Palm Beach & South Florida who has earned her Master Photographer Certification from NAPCP. Her natural and simple work has been featured in magazines and online blogs worldwide. She has been named best newborn photographer in Fort Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, Boca Raton & Miami in 2021 & 2022.

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At-home lifestyle newborn photography for the mom who isn't into props or crazy poses in Boca Raton, Fort Lauderdale, & South Florida. If you want beautiful no-fuss newborn photos then learn more about what I offer.


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On location maternity photography for expecting mothers in Palm Beach, Broward & South Florida. If you are looking for high-end portrait photographers in the Miami area then learn more about working with me.


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Joyful & natural family photography for the modern family in and around South Florida. If you're looking for a photographer that will capture your family in a fun and relaxed way then learn more about my services.

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"Melissa is, hands down, the best photographer we have EVER worked with! She is so patient and fun, and delivers the most beautiful, dreamy photos. there is no one I would trust more to keep your precious milestones and moments living on forever!"

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Beautifully capturing the next chapter of your family's story

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Your photos belong on your walls and displayed in your home not collecting digital dust on your computer! But I also understand the importance of having digital copies for backup so I offer the best of both.


Every collection includes a set number of digital files plus a print credit to pick the perfect products for you and your family!

Layflat albums, wall art galleries, print boxes


birth announcements, framed & Loose prints

MATERNITY & newborn Booking fee is $300*
family Booking FEE IS $250*
VIP membership $600*


*Digital files, prints and products purchased separately. They are not included in the booking fee. Contact me for detailed pricing.


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Melissa Arlena is an award winning Miami & Boca Raton newborn photographer . She recently earned her Master Newborn & Maternity Photographer Certification from the National Association of Professional Child Photographers. Melissa offers maternity, lifestyle newborn, and family photography in her relaxed, natural, and joyful style.


Melissa serves Broward, Palm Beach and Miami Dade counties including:

Boca Raton | Cooper City | Coral Gables | Fort Lauderdale | Hollywood | Jupiter | Key Biscayne | Miami Shores | Palm Beach | Palmetto Bay | Parkland | Pembroke Pines | Pinecrest | Southwest Ranches | Weston and more



Melissa Arlena Photography captures newborns, maternity, and families.

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