Professional Birth Photography has been around for a couple of years but it is just beginning to grow in popularity here in Virginia.
In short, birth photography is the art of capturing your entire birth experience. From labor and delivery to your baby’s first kisses, snuggles and meeting family members... imagine those all encompassed in a photojournalistic and unobtrusive manner.
Birth photography is beautiful and artistic. It is elegant yet emotional, dramatic yet soft, and at the very least, real.
Since birth photography still feels new to people in some areas, a group of photographers worldwide collaborated on the slideshow below to help show what birth photography looks like.
Grab some tissues and enjoy!
Liz Cook is a photographer by day and a blogger by night. She also wears the hats of wife, mama, and friend, so she's always striving for balance. She lives by the motto "simplicity is the ultimate sophistication." Follow along as Liz captures love with her lens and celebrates life with her words. Connect with Liz: Website | Blog | Facebook | Twitter | Instagram
Photo credit: Sweet July Photography