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February 5, 2008

Welcome Baby Brody!

Filed under: Photography,Portraits — chantal @ 12:14 pm

Congratulations are due to Erin & Sean who welcomed their 4th child into the world last night. Brody was born at 9:17pm! I had the absolute pleasure and honor to be there for most of the event. (See yesterday’s post). Words simply can not describe what a momentous evening this was, both for me and for the proud parents. So I’ll let the pictures do the talking…

Preparing for the epidural

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With our without medication, labor is never easy, especially 14+ hours!

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from last night’s post…

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It was all worthwhile! A healthy baby boy!!

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Brody’s FIRST portrait! (Mom’s a photographer so this is only first of MANY)

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Minutes after being born…

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Proud parents…

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Some baby-goodness, in the nursery…

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Look at that smile on a beaming fathers face!!

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To Erin & Sean: THANK YOU so much for allowing me to document this time in your family’s life. I can’t express how much this has touched me, and has forever changed how I approach my photography. You let me in during some very intimate moments and I can only pray that the pictures will do you justice. My prayers will be with you always for many blessings as you raise your beautiful family!

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14 Comments »

  1. Just amazing Chantal. The one where he’s being weighed is just screaming with life. Amazing

    Comment by DAVE ID — February 5, 2008 @ 1:10 pm | Reply

  2. This is so beautiful Chantal, you have done such an amazing job. Thank you for posting so many pictures! I love looking at each one of them! They are so touching and vibrant! Congratulations!

    Comment by jannypie — February 5, 2008 @ 1:19 pm | Reply

  3. Those are amazing!!! They make me all teary eyed, it makes me think about our labor and delivery a few weeks ago. Congrats Erin and Sean!!!

    Comment by Jody — February 5, 2008 @ 1:33 pm | Reply

  4. Those are beautiful, Chantal, absolutely gorgeous! I love the last one with Sean checking out his new baby boy 🙂 Congrats again, Erin & Sean!

    Comment by Stephanie — February 5, 2008 @ 1:34 pm | Reply

  5. All beautiful work Chantal. Show how much you clients trust you and like your work. Really nicely done.

    Comment by shermancharles — February 5, 2008 @ 2:20 pm | Reply

  6. What an absolutely beautiful site… Congrats Erin & Sean!!!!

    Comment by jill — February 5, 2008 @ 3:33 pm | Reply

  7. Chantal – those pictures turned out beautiful! Amazing!

    Comment by stacibear — February 5, 2008 @ 5:26 pm | Reply

  8. Thank you for all of the comments everyone 🙂
    xoxo

    Comment by Chantal — February 5, 2008 @ 5:56 pm | Reply

  9. Absolutely amazing… these made me tear up. Trust me, you’ve captured the essence of the event. Girl, you made me want to have a baby! lol

    Stay blessed Sister Chan!

    Comment by Leatha Tukes — February 6, 2008 @ 2:03 am | Reply

  10. Congrats Erin! These photos are amazing and I too want to have another baby just from looking at these photos. Enjoy!

    Comment by Melissa Wang — February 6, 2008 @ 7:47 am | Reply

  11. The photos are great. Your new baby Brody is adorable. All of you look awesome and happy!
    Relax and get some rest hun.

    Comment by Tonya Roberson — February 6, 2008 @ 8:57 am | Reply

  12. “we can make another one”

    Comment by ure biggest fan — February 6, 2008 @ 5:03 pm | Reply

  13. Awesome pictures! What a cutie! Congrats to the parents!

    Comment by caitlin — February 6, 2008 @ 6:58 pm | Reply

  14. Chantal…all I can say is AMAZING…only a photographer who becomes like family can capture these kind of moments!! Thank u for continuing to show us the beautiful things in life 🙂

    Comment by JamieColeman — June 26, 2008 @ 8:00 pm | Reply


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