Category Archives: Partners
Sweet Baby Three-Peat!
When this three-peat client told me her due date my heart sank, because I knew my sister was due a couple weeks later and I would be flying out of town. My client and I talked it through and we … Continue reading
Why Your Partner Needs the Birth Photographer
Yes, there will inevitably be phones out when baby arrives as everyone wants a photo of your adorable new addition. However, having a professional birth photographer at your birth is an investment I think is worth having for a variety … Continue reading
Martha Sears – My Hero
My firstborn baby was spirited, to put it mildly. Nursing at least every two hours around the clock (or every 45 minutes), PASSIONATE about expressing his opinion, not needing much sleep, wanting constant touch. As a new parent hearing so … Continue reading
Sneak Peak IV – Dad
It is incredible to witness a woman become a mother – it’s also incredible to see a man become a father. While watching a firstborn arrive and seeing that shift is really neat, it’s also fascinating to me when I … Continue reading
A new little arrival with his parents – as I was editing photos the pictures of the dad’s faces as he chatted with his new son were so very cute! I also loved seeing the sweet mom’s expression as she … Continue reading
At homebirths one of the responsibilities often given to the father is to weigh the baby (and that’s the smiling midwife looking on.) I think it may be that job is shared as holding up a chunky newborn that high … Continue reading
Doulas & Support
I love being able to convey how perfectly doulas work with moms AND their support person. Here dad’s giving mom lower back pressure while the doula was sharing some comforting words, and in the other photo the dad had gone … Continue reading
Happy Father’s Day 2013!!
Most of these images are the very first time these men held their new baby. Some are first time fathers, some are welcoming their fourth! And each has the same adoring gaze as they see their tiny child enter the … Continue reading
Possibly one of my favorite labor photos of all time… this couple worked SO hard for so long to welcome their sweet baby into the world. She is absolutely heroic and he is the sweetest, kindest, most loving support. I’m … Continue reading
Talk to Your Baby!
While still in the womb babies can hear our voices, and become familiar with those they hear most. Of course their mother’s voice is one we expect the to recognize immediately, and often we’ll see infants stop crying or fussing … Continue reading