I was welcomed into the operating room this past March. My first c-section birth. I was nervous. I wanted to be sure I captured everything for this family. Watching them sign the papers before admittance. Seeing them prepare to meet their new family member. Hearing them laugh about the predicted weight and sex. I felt nothing but honoured. Not only was I hired by this family because they love my work, but they told me that my presence calmed them. I am lucky to call this fami
Last year at this time I was my most pregnant and at 6:53 p.m. our Joy was born. Our third baby delivered at home. Her birth happened within a 45 minute window. My husband watched as I felt my body begin to push her outside of me, involuntarily. It was a surreal experience. My husband and I were both scared and excited. Scared because the labour was happening out of our own control and my midwives had not yet arrived, and excited to finally hold our newest love in-arms. Our
Awaiting this new arrival has been one of the most exciting times I've experienced. Anthony and Jacquelyn, a couple who share a deep friendship and a love that ignites a room await their first baby. I was welcomed into their home, with much cheer, nervous excitment and a sincere calm prescence. The photos from this session are so very sweet and Momma and Papa look so beautiful. I can hardly wait to meet their first baby. An exciting time. An honour to be a part of this new mi
The simple silence and calm entry into Augusta's world evoked incredible photographs of this adorable baby. She not only charmed my camera with her smile, but her simple calm nature and radiance really stole the show. This 5 day old baby rocked my world. I'd never met such a little person that was ready to chat, listen and be. Not really your typical sleepy newborn baby. I am thrilled to have captured these photos for this family. With Love: Jo xoxo #birth #photography #pregn
Editing these images brought back the exact same feelings I had during the entire process while capturing these photos at different times of Everly's development. I am so privileged to have had the opportunity to be so close to this family during this beautiful journey. These photos are only a few of some very moving images.
Thank you. And, welcome Everly. #pregnancy #birth #photography #newborn #family #baby #love #photo