Jamie and Brian: Maternity [Set 1]

Yesterday I photographed a close friend of…oh…a lot of years. She and her husband are expecting their first, a daughter, in just a few weeks. It was so beautiful to see Jamie so comfortable in her own skin. She loves being pregnant and it shows in how she moves and how she smiles. As a couple, they are so in sync right now…it was just heartwarming to see. So in love, so happy and excited about this stage in their lives…
So I’ll probably be posting MANY times because I’m just in love with these photos!

So, after hours of technical difficulties with this blog, I’ve uploaded the images to Flickr. Here is the link:

https://www.flickr.com/photos/11774340@N05/sets/72157645172443747/

 

 

The birth of Miss Penelope

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I had the incredible opportunity to photograph the first moments of a new life. It was absolutely beautiful. What an honor. It was exciting for me to see the process from the other side. It brought back great memories from the most incredible day of my life. So, so special. I love the father’s looks of concern for his wife, her mother’s excitement as the baby gets closer to being born, and the looks of absolute joy on the faces of both new parents as they meet their daughter. They were just delighted by her. What a life-affirming experience. I’ll share a small number of them here, but of course the couple has already received a slideshow of the birth story. So incredible.

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