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Mother holding baby and smiling at toddler son as he meets his new little sister for the first time, birth place photo session, fresh 48 photo session in Roseburg Oregon

Have you heard the term Fresh 48 session and wondered what it is A Fresh 48 session may seem self explanatory to some. But others may be wondering, what is a Fresh 48 session? A Fresh 48 session is a photo session that takes place within the first 48-72 hours after a baby is born. […]

What is a Fresh 48 Session?

Outdoor spring newborn session at Hendricks Park, a beautiful location option for spring photo sessions

As the emerald hues of Eugene, Oregon awaken from winter’s slumber, spring emerges as a blooming canvas for capturing cherished family memories. The city parks come alive with vibrant blooms, lush greenery, and a renewed sense of vitality. Providing us with stunning backdrops for your spring photo session. From the enchanting rhododendron gardens to the […]

Top Locations for Spring Photo Sessions near Eugene, Oregon

New parents smiling and laying on their bed admiring their newborn baby at 2 weeks old

As a Eugene, Oregon newborn photographer I provide my clients with tons of information on how to prepare and what to expect during your newborn session. Check out these posts But I’d also like to share five things I won’t do during our time together. Bonus thing I won’t do as your Eugene, Oregon newborn […]

Five Things I Won’t do as Your Eugene Oregon Newborn Photographer

There’s no denying that in home newborn photography is a special kind of storytelling! As a lifestyle newborn photographer based in Eugene Oregon, I feel so honored when families invite me into their homes, to meet their newest little love, and document this amazing time for them. Reasons to book an in home newborn session: […]

In Home Newborn Photography Eugene Oregon

lifestyle newborn session at the gray lab in Corvallis Oregon

Lifestyle newborn session at The Gray Lab studio in Corvallis Oregon This lifestyle newborn session at The Gray Lab in Corvallis, Oregon was warm, fun, and full of so many tender moments. The Gray Lab is my number one studio rental option when in home or outdoor photos are not an option. This is a […]

The Gray Lab Corvallis Newborn Session

Beautiful newborn girl looking as camera wearing pale pink onesie during her newborn session in Eugene Oregon family home

This lifestyle newborn session in Eugene, Oregon was full of so many magical moments. As a Eugene, Oregon newborn photographer, I aim to make your photo experience as easy and seamless as possible. Which is why I highly recommend in home, lifestyle newborn sessions like this. They create a relaxed environment that adds an even […]

Lifestyle Newborn Session Eugene Oregon

Beautiful newborn baby girl playfully captured during in home newborn session

Eugene Oregon In Home Newborn Session In home newborn sessions have my heart! They are intimate and snuggly. This Eugene, Oregon in home newborn session portrays that feel. As a newborn photographer, I offer three location options for your newborn session. Each option is a unique lifestyle experience that is natural and endearing. In your […]

Eugene Oregon In Home Newborn Session

Eugene family photographer Let’s face it, no one wants to feel uncomfortable and stuffy during a family session… or ever for that matter! Getting kids to sit still and smile for a camera can be unnatural. Leading to images that reflect the situation. Believe me, I have a wild little lady who isn’t a big […]

Gillespie Butte Family Session

Hello and welcome! I’m Amanda Renee, the face and heart behind Lux Marina Photography. I’m so excited you’re here! I am a lifestyle photographer based in Eugene Oregon and I have a passion for preserving life’s fleeting moments. I offer sessions for life’s most exciting milestones with family, couples, maternity, newborn, elopement, and small wedding […]

Eugene Oregon Photographer

I am a lifestyle photographer based in Eugene, Oregon. I specialize in candid family and maternity sessions set against stunning locations like the Oregon Coast or Cascades. I also have a big love for intimate in-home family and newborn sessions.

In cultivating a lighthearted and welcoming atmosphere, my goal is to foster a relaxed and friendly dynamic during your photo session. My interactive and joyful approach focuses on capturing genuine moments. Parents who encourage their kids to be kids and explore nature, while trusting in the beauty of authentic connection, are my kind of families. I will provide direction as needed, but I will also step back and photograph your family not just for what you look like, but for who you are. Resulting in imagery that illustrates your family's unique story as masterful works of art. 

I am also a wife, mama to two wild little things, yogi, nature lover, and dance party enthusiast. To me, family is everything. It's my main inspiration in life and I absolutely love connecting with others who share the same view.

I'm Amanda

Hello & welcome! 

of Lux Marina Photography


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