Motherhood is often perceived as a milestone in a woman's life. And, this photographer captures the joys of maternity in the most surrealistic manner possible!
Giving birth to a child is a gift that every woman who wants a child looks forward to. While some like immortalizing these moments by capturing them others have aren't that comfortable. Fortunately, a contest was held which urged mothers to send in their entries and some of them were magnificent. There were five different categories namely Maternity, Labor, Birth, Fresh, and Breastfeeding. The judges had to choose from thousands of entries to select a winner for the various divisions. We have rounded up a couple of those entries and some winning photographs that will simply blow your mind!
In the Labor category, Rebecca Coursey-Rugh from Rebecca Coursey Photography won the first prize.
Second place in the Maternity category.
The Winner of the People’s Choice of the Birth Category
This picture managed to gain a third position for Birth.
Neely Ker-Fox secured the second position for Birth.
Christina Benton won third place for breastfeeding.
Esther Edith Of Esther Edith Photography was the winner in the People’s Choice Category.
Marijke Thoen Of Marijke Thoen Geboortefotografie, Lochristi, Belgium was the overall winner.
Selena Rollason of Brisbane Birth Photography from Brisbane, AU was the winner of the Birthing category
The second place for Labor went to Ashley Marston.
The People’s Choice Category named Gabriella Hunt for the Breastfeeding category.
Fresh/postpartum second place was secured by Lacey Barratt.
Jen Conway Of Jen Conway Photography won the first place for maternity.
Veronika Richardson received the first place for fresh/postpartum.
Deborah Elenter Of Neo Photography was the winner of the People’s Choice Category
The third place for maternity goes to Vanessa Mendez Photography.
Laura Wando managed to secure the third place for Labor.
Veronika Richardson secured the second position for Breastfeeding.