Leave it to a photographer's baby to be on time and born with the sunrise! This was the second birth for Madison, fellow photographer and mama to two now, a boy and a brand new baby girl. Her son, not yet two, was also present for the entire birth experience.Read More
Baby Matias was born at Shiphrah Birthing Home, part of Help International Ministries, near Manila, Philippines.
While Silay pushed, it was peacefully quiet. Silay was on the wooden birthing stool, resting back into her husband's arms. She was incredibly strong. The words "power" and "goddess" kept flashing through my mind as her midwives and I quietly watched her bring their baby earthside.
"My birth story isn’t the one I wanted, but nevertheless, it’s mine. It’s real, it’s raw, it’s emotional, and it’s one that I’ll never forget."Read More