Photographer mommy Sophie Starzenski has created a series of beautiful self-portraits intimately documenting her pregnancy. Sophie took the same portrait in profile in front of a mirror once for every month of her pregnancy. The series is captivating for its simplicity, honesty, intimacy and vulnerability. It’s not every pregnant mommy-to-be that would be willing to bare all to the world as Starzenski has.
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When Russian photographer Jana Romanova’s friends started getting married and having children, she started looking for a way to deal with this sudden change in her life. The product of her efforts was an extraordinarily intimate and tender portrait series of young sleeping pregnant couples called ‘Waiting’.
During his wife Sandra Denis’ pregnancy, photographer Patrice Laroche created hilarious explanatory photo series titled “How to Make a Baby”. The pregnancy saga of Sandra and Patrice basically denounces all the traditional cabbage and the stork stories. In their world, a loving husband keeps pumping air in the station to his wife’s belly until it’s just about big enough to explode. It does, with a big bang, and the next thing you know – the happy couple is sharing a tender moment with their newborn, wrapped in a leather jacket.