Daniella seeing her baby for the first time

PhotographerJulia Swyers
PrizeHonorable Mention
CompanyJulia Swyers Photography
City/CountryScarsdale, United States
Technical Info28mm, f/2.8, 1/160, ISO 6400
Entry Description

Birthing at home, Daniella delivered her baby while standing and bracing the sides of the pool. The midwife who caught the newborn presents the mother with her daughter, still bound by the cord. This is the moment when she sees her baby for the first time.