Category Archives: Birth

Waiting…

We are all excited to meet this little girl, who is due to make her first appearance Earthside later this month.  I am so, so, so honored to say that mom and dad have entrusted me with capturing her very first moments; her first breath, being placed into her mother’s arms, and the look on...

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Welcome, little one.

It never, ever gets old.  It continues to be humbling and thrilling each time a couple askes me to photograph their child’s birth.  To be so intimately involved in such a special event, and ingrained in that memory forever = chills. This birth was extra special to me because I am very close to the mum...

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Meet Miss Lucy {a photojournalistic birth story}

Birth. Photography. Two of my most favorite things! I am always humbled and amazed when someone asks me to photograph their birth. That kind of trust during such an intimate time is profound. This little niche of the industry is still a bit misunderstood. For more information about birth photography, please contact me. www.joyfulphoto.com Push...

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A Birth Story…

I love photographing births. I love birth. I am truly honored when someone chooses ME to be a part of such an intimate, earth shaking event. When one of my good friends asked me to do this at her birth, I was thrilled, naturally. She and her husband are Deaf, so you will see an...

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Bittersweet.

Megan, of Trees and Bees Photography (and a dear friend of mine), had her sweet bundle of boy late last Wednesday night. She was amazing–and labored so beautifully. I get chills thinking about it. What an awesome moment in time for her to share with me. I am/was truly honored. Shortly before posting this, I...

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