15 Award-Winning Birth Photos That’ll Actually Take Your Breath Away


10. This unbelievable first glance between mother and child.

It took second place in the birth category.

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It took second place in the birth category.

11. This lovely still of a mother and her baby eating.

It came in third in the breastfeeding category.

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It came in third in the breastfeeding category.

12. This ethereal maternity photo shoot pose.

It came in second in the maternity category.

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It came in second in the maternity category.

13. This captivating shot of a home birth by candlelight.

It was picked as the second-place labor photo.

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It was picked as the second-place labor photo.

14. This candid picture of life after labor.

It placed second among the fresh/postpartum images.

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It placed second among the fresh/postpartum images.

15. And this newborn’s first cry.

It was the people's choice winner in the birth category.

Caroline Devulder

It was the people’s choice winner in the birth category.

To see all of the winning photos, click here.

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