Category Archives: hospital birth

A Beautiful Beginning: Sloan Kendall’s Birth Story

Heather has known her whole adult life that she wanted to have 4 kids. Step children were welcomed and loved too, but she wanted to birth 4 of her very own! Even when her and Dave got engaged, their combined royal flush of children aged: 9,10,11,12&13(!!), she still felt the urge to have one more, […]

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A Beautiful Beginning: Margo Joy’s birth story

Sometimes births are so wild they leave me with my jaw dropped, my brows raised, standing there hoping to capture anything I can with an obstructed view amidst the chaos! All of their friends and family had been holding our breaths waiting for Katie to have a successful pregnancy with a live birth after many […]

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2.15.20

What a wonderful day yesterday was! More soon! Happy Birthday (rainbow) baby girl! ๐Ÿ˜ Love, Melanie

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Welcome Josephine Claire & Alexander John! {Just Born}

Eightish years ago, Tasha contacted Kelly and I to do a story on our birth photography for Channel 9 News. We remained friends, then a few years later, Tasha gave birth to Lincoln. I came to the hospital to document the fresh emotions and excitement of their long over due baby. I shot Lincoln a […]

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A Beautiful Beginning: Jude Thomas’ birth story.

These stories never get easier to write. I’ll never have the ability to just sit down and articulate all that’s running through my brain because the only words I can ever get out are, “I JUST DON’T UNDERSTAND WHY?” I’ve shot countless angel babies at this point in my 15yrs and the words are never […]

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