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The Everyday Birth Spring/Summer 2021 Photo Contest: The Winning Images

“I feel it is the heart, not the eye, that should determine the content of the photograph. What the eye sees is it’s own. What the heart can perceive is a very different matter.” - Gordon Parks
Everyday Birth Magazine Team
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Everyday Birth Magazine’s mission is to expand representation in pregnancy, birth, postpartum, and beyond while providing high-quality education and storytelling that benefits all parents and people. Through this contest, we award and showcase the work of talented photographers who have documented pregnancy, birth, and postpartum.

From over 500 incredible images from 85 photographers in 10 countries and 24 states within the United States — we are so incredibly pleased to show you the first place highlights from Everyday Birth Magazine’s Spring/Summer Photo Contest (click here to see all the recognized photos!).

Gathering | Diana Hinek | @artshapedphotography
First Place + Cover Photo for Everyday Birth Magazine Spring/Summer 2021

Queer Celebration | Cherie Seah | @earthshinedoula
First Place in Pregnancy Category (Two Winners Selected)

Rym & Baby | Sarah Stirk | @sarahstirkphotography
First Place in Pregnancy Category (Two Winners Selected)

Birthing Goddess | Chanda Williams | @thebirthstorycollective
First Place in Birth Category

Postpartum Bliss | Jessica Vink | @jessica_vi_photography
First Place in Postpartum Category

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