Each year, the International Association of Professional Birth Photographers host an image Competition featuring the best in birth photography".

Below are some of our favourite from the 2018 awards. We encourage you to check out the original post - link below and see all the winners.
(these images are full of beautiful realness)

Top image credit: “Stunning Siblings First Encounter,” First Place Winner, Photo: Marijke Thoen Birthphotography



Above image: “Birth of a Brother,” Best In Category: Birth Details, Photo: Daniela Justus 



Above image: “Nowhere and Everywhere,” Best in Category: Labor, Photo: Rebecca Coursey



The following images and text have been reposted from the original published source via My Moden Met. The direct link to the article, including full image credits can be found via the link to the original article:: https://mymodernmet.com 

If you are interested in submitting or viewing even more from the competition founders, visit http://birthphotographers.com