The International Association of Professional Birth Photographers has announced the winners of the 2020 Image of the Year Competition.

 

The photographs are astonishing.

 

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1. Judge’s choice as: Best Photograph

070 | A Moment of Silence

A Moment of Silence

VI-Photography

 

2. Judge’s choice in category: Birth Details

225 | Warrior

Warrior

J&B Photography, LLC

 

3. Judge’s choice in category: Delivery

105 | Unmasking The Many Layers Of Birth

Unmasking The Many Layers Of Birth

Alexandria Mooney Photography

 

4. Judge’s choice in category: Fresh 48

096 | Denial

Denial

Natalie Zepp Photography

 

5. Judge’s choice in category: Postpartum

117 | Vernix Constellation

Vernix Constellation

Kinship by Kristy

 

6. Judge’s choice in category: Labor

136 | Morning Light Creeps In

Morning Light Creeps In

Coastal Lifestyles Photography

 


 

1. Members' choice as: Best Photograph

216 | Ring of Fire

Ring of Fire

Your Story - Professional Birth Services

 

2. Members' choice in category: Birth Details

097 | Baby Noah Empelicado

Baby Noah Empelicado

JanaBrasil Fotografia

 

3. Members' choice in category: Delivery

105 | Unmasking The Many Layers Of Birth

Unmasking The Many Layers Of Birth

Alexandria Mooney Photography

 

4. Members' choice in category: Fresh 48

059 | Her Cup Runneth Over...

Her Cup Runneth Over...

zenmamalove

 

5. Members' choice in category: Postpartum

070 | A Moment of Silence

A Moment of Silence

VI-Photography

 

6. Members' choice in category: Labor

110 | I am a Birthing Goddess

I am a Birthing Goddess

The Sophia Co

 


 

Honorable Mentions

233 | On The Day You Were Born

On The Day You Were Born

Sarah Maverick Photography

 

225 | Unplanned, Furious and Free

Unplanned, Furious and Free

J&B Photography LLC

 

214 | She Watches Them

She Watches Them

Ashley Marston Photography

 

208 | Fresh

Fresh

Brittney Hogue Birth, Baby, Family

 

197 | In It Together

In It Together

Lori Martinez Photography

 

195 | Dance With Me On Your Long Walk

Dance With Me On Your Long Walk

Kate Carlton Photography

 

193 | Holding Two Sons

Holding Two Sons

L.E. Ellis Photography

 

142 | Breech

Breech

Birth Day geboortefotografie

 

136 | Colostrum Drunk

Colostrum Drunk

Coastal Lifestyles Photography

 

130 | We've got you baby!

We've got you baby!

Belle Verdiglione Photography

 

054 | In Between

In Between

Daniela Justus Fotografia

 

080 | Silence

Silence

Love & Little Birth Photography

 

166 | Overflowing Love

Overflowing Love

BÁRBARA AVIZ

 

143 | Paradise Found

Paradise Found

rebecca coursey, los angeles birth + family photographer

 

106 | Reactions

Reactions

Paulina Splechta Birth Photography and Films

 

056 | A Dramatic Entrance

A Dramatic Entrance

Lauren + Douglas

 

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