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Official photos of Princess Charlotte’s christening released

WATCH ABOVE: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge christened Charlotte Elizabeth Diana on Sunday in a private ceremony at the Queen’s country estate. Jennifer Tryon reports.

TORONTO — Princess Charlotte has a few more professional photos to add to her royal baby album, courtesy of famed photographer Mario Testino.

The latest official photographs from the royal family were shot Sunday after the royal christening of Kate Middleton and Prince William’s newest addition. The nine-week-old’s christening took place at St. Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham, a royal estate near England’s eastern coast.

Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, Prince George of Cambridge, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, Princess Charlotte of Cambridge and and Queen Elizabeth II pose in front of (L-R) Michael Middleton, Pippa Middleton, James Middleton, Carole Middleton, Prince Charles, Prince of Wales, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall and the Duke of Edinburgh pose for a family photo after the christening of Princess Charlotte of Cambridge at the Sandringham Estate on July 5, 2015 in King's Lynn, England.
Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, Prince George of Cambridge, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, Princess Charlotte of Cambridge and and Queen Elizabeth II pose in front of (L-R) Michael Middleton, Pippa Middleton, James Middleton, Carole Middleton, Prince Charles, Prince of Wales, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall and the Duke of Edinburgh pose for a family photo after the christening of Princess Charlotte of Cambridge at the Sandringham Estate on July 5, 2015 in King's Lynn, England. Photo by Mario Testino/ Art Partner via Getty Images
Princess Charlotte's royal christening
In this handout image supplied by Mario Testino/ Art Partner, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and their children Princess Charlotte of Cambridge and Prince George of Cambridge pose for a photo after the christening of Princess Charlotte of Cambridge at the Sandringham Estate on July 5, 2015 in King's Lynn, England. Copyright Mario Testino /Art Partner

The event was just the second time Princess Charlotte, who is fourth in line to the throne, has been spotted in public since she was born on May 2.

Princess Charlotte and Kate Middleton

In this handout image supplied by Mario Testino/ Art Partner,  Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and her daughter Princess Charlotte of Cambridge pose for a photo in the Drawing Room at Sandringham House after the christening of Princess Charlotte of Cambridge on the Sandringham Estate on July 5, 2015 in King’s Lynn, England. 

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It was her older brother, Prince George, who stole the show on Sunday though.

The Christening of Princess Charlotte, Sandringham, Britain - 09 Jul 2015

Prince William and his son, Prince George, after the christening of Princess Charlotte of Cambridge at Sandringham on Sunday July 5, 2015. Credit: Photo by Art Partner/REX Shutterstock

The one-year-old wore an outfit almost identical to the one his father wore when he first met Prince Harry at St. Mary’s Hospital in 1984. He also peered into the vintage stroller to get a glimpse of his sister in her christening gown.

IN PHOTOS: More images from the royal christening of Princess Charlotte

Prince George looks at his sister Princess Charlotte of Cambridge in her pram as he leaves The Christening of Princess Charlotteat St. Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham, Britain.
Prince George looks at his sister Princess Charlotte of Cambridge in her pram as he leaves The Christening of Princess Charlotteat St. Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham, Britain. (REX Shutterstock/ AP Photo)
Catherine Duchess of Cambridge and Princess Charlotte of Cambridge arrive The Christening of Princess Charlotte at St. Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham, Britain - 05 Jul 2015
Catherine Duchess of Cambridge and Princess Charlotte of Cambridge arrive The Christening of Princess Charlotte at St. Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham, Britain - 05 Jul 2015 (REX Shutterstock/ AP Photo)
The Duke and Catherine Duchess of Cambridge walk past the crowds at the Church of St Mary Magdalene on the Sandringham Estate with their son Prince George and daughter Princess Charlotte of Cambridge, after her christening.
The Duke and Catherine Duchess of Cambridge walk past the crowds at the Church of St Mary Magdalene on the Sandringham Estate with their son Prince George and daughter Princess Charlotte of Cambridge, after her christening. ( Pool Photo via AP)
Britain's Prince William, Kate the Duchess of Cambridge, with son Prince George and daughter Princess Charlotte in a pram arrive for Charlotte's Christening at St. Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham, England, Sunday, July 5, 2015.
Britain's Prince William, Kate the Duchess of Cambridge, with son Prince George and daughter Princess Charlotte in a pram arrive for Charlotte's Christening at St. Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham, England, Sunday, July 5, 2015. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, Pool)
Britain's Prince William, Kate the Duchess of Cambridge, with son Prince George and daughter Princess Charlotte in a pram arrive forCharlotte's Christening at St. Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham, England, Sunday, July 5, 2015.
Britain's Prince William, Kate the Duchess of Cambridge, with son Prince George and daughter Princess Charlotte in a pram arrive forCharlotte's Christening at St. Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham, England, Sunday, July 5, 2015. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, Pool)
Britain's Camilla the Duchess of Cornwall, center, walks with her husband Prince Charles, left, and Kate the Duchess of Cambridge's mother Carole, right, as they leave after attending the Christening of Britain's Princess Charlotte at St. Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham, England, Sunday, July 5, 2015.
Britain's Camilla the Duchess of Cornwall, center, walks with her husband Prince Charles, left, and Kate the Duchess of Cambridge's mother Carole, right, as they leave after attending the Christening of Britain's Princess Charlotte at St. Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham, England, Sunday, July 5, 2015. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, Pool)
Britain's Prince William holds son Prince George  on Sunday, July 5, 2015.
Britain's Prince William holds son Prince George on Sunday, July 5, 2015. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, Pool)
Britain's Princess Charlotte is pushed in a pram after her christening at St. Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham, England, Sunday, July 5, 2015.
Britain's Princess Charlotte is pushed in a pram after her christening at St. Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham, England, Sunday, July 5, 2015.
Britain's Princess Charlotte is pushed in a pram after her christening at St. Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham, England, Sunday, July 5, 2015.
Britain's Princess Charlotte is pushed in a pram after her christening at St. Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham, England, Sunday, July 5, 2015. (Chris Jackson, Pool Photo via AP)
Britain's Princess Charlotte is pushed in a pram after her christening at St. Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham, England, Sunday, July 5, 2015.
Britain's Princess Charlotte is pushed in a pram after her christening at St. Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham, England, Sunday, July 5, 2015. (Chris Jackson, Pool Photo via AP)

Last month, images from the royal siblings’ first official photoshoot were released. Those photos were taken by their mother.

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