13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
The joy of welcoming a new life

This picture is part of a series about childbirth that aims to show the beauty of the journey of a new life into this world. This was an outside waterbirth, a vaginal birth after cesarean. It was a beautiful night, full moon and the pool set up next to some rice fields.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 05.2015
Date Uploaded: 11.2015
Photo Location: Los BaƱos, Laguna, Philippines
Camera: NIKON D750
Copyright: © Isabell Steinert