Lifestyle, Parenting

Beautiful, amazing, INCREDIBLE pictures of birth…

Melissa Imbesi by Melissa Imbesi
November 26th, 2015

Warning: Some of these pictures are graphic

Leilani Rogers is a photographer who has been present at over 50 births and describes the process of capturing a baby’s entry into the world as a “heavenly experience.”

She has selected some of her favourite shots over the years and simply put, they are breathtaking.

A home birth of hands and knees

A home birth on hands and knees. Source: Leilani Rogers

A hug nine months in the making

A hug nine months in the making. Source: Leilani Rogers

The placenta - a little gross, a LOT amazing

The placenta – a little gross, a LOT amazing. Source: Leilani Rogers

A home birth where the baby is 'en caul', or born in the amniotic sac.

A home birth where the baby is ‘en caul’, or born inside the amniotic sac. Source: Leilani Rogers

Anxious dad

Anxious dad. Source: Leilani Rogers

Hello there...

Hello there…Source: Leilani Rogers

A close-up of a still-attached umbilical cord. Incredible

A close-up of a still-attached umbilical cord. Incredible. Source: Leilani Rogers

Proud daddy meets his little girl

Proud daddy meets his little girl. Source: Leilani Rogers

So. many. emotions.

So. many. emotions. Source: Leilani Rogers

7-year-old is a support to mum with delivery

7-year-old is a support to mum during delivery. Source: Leilani Rogers

A caesarian debut

A caesarian debut. Source: Leilani Rogers

A head is born.

A head is born. Source: Leilani Rogers

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