I’ve turned my passion for photography into the best job in the world

Heather x

Newborn baby boy in a grey wrap by Newborn Photographer Leeds

how SWEET is this little SLEEPY poppet”

Newborn photographer in Leeds

“I cannot praise Heather enough for the gorgeous newborn photos we had taken thanks to my lovely friend who bought us a Gift  Voucher.  Heather made us feel totally at ease, and our baby soon settled as soon as he was Heather’s arms. 

After the photo shoot, we were always kept up to date with the progress of our pictures, and when it came to viewing them; we kept them all.   We’re so grateful for the fantastic images Heather captured that we can keep forever.  I cannot thank her enough.

See you in a year for Jesse’s first cake smash!”   –  Beth & Baby Jesse


I’m Heather, the photographer behind the award-winning Heather Elliott Photography which is based in Cleckheaton, close to Leeds, Bradford, Halifax and Wakefield. I’m a newborn photographer in Leeds, and also specialise in babies, maternity and children,  Ive trained and been mentored by some of the Countrys top photographers.

The choice to specialise was easy

 I started to specialise in newborn babies and children about 9 years ago.  They are only this small for such a short length of time, very soon you will forget how small they were.  Button noses, peachy fluff on their little ears, tiny toes and fingers.  Such a precious time, never to be repeated. This may even be the first time you have actually sat for a few hours with nothing to do since your one little arrived.  All too soon, they will be up and running around and venturing into the big wide world around them.  I am fully insured and regularly undertake Baby First Aid courses to keep myself up to date with training and safety, your little precious bundle is the most important thing for me to keep safe throughout our sessions. 

So why choose me …

Part of my journey with you, is to go from Bump to Birthdays.  I want to capture all those precious memorable times for you and your family for generations to look at, not a phone image but something to really treasure and hang on your wall. Above all else, I want you to enjoy the experience of watching me work my magic with your little ones.

So come and relax in the my comfortable studio in Cleckheaton, which is  easily reached from both Leeds and Bradford, lets have a drink and chat about your session!

Together let’s capture this moment in time with images that you will treasure for a lifetime.

“There is freedom waiting for you,

Upon the breezes of the sky,

And you ask “what if I fall”?

But,  Oh my darling

What if you fly?

Poem by Erin Hanson


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Photographer in Bradford and Leeds 

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Heather Elliott Photography,

Woodroyd Studios,
Woodroyd Mills,
South Parade,
Cleckheaton,  BD19 3AF