This stunning collection of black and white photographs by one of the world’s master birth photographers celebrates giving birth and being born. Here is creation, lived by each of us.
Through the poetry of photographs and the weaving of words, experience what birth means to you.
Buy Brought to Earth by Birth for your midwife or doula. It also makes a lovely gift for expectant or new moms, for grandmothers and for anyone who loves babies and birth.
Harriette Hartigan is a photographer, producer, writer and midwife who has been documenting the childbirth experience since 1975. She teaches and creates photographic art.
Why I created this book: As I photographed birth for the first time 33 years ago, I wanted everyone to see what I was seeing: Courage. Strength. Love. Nature. Beauty. Mystery of Creation. It is a deep privilege to make visible this magnificent experience that brings each of us into this world.
- Author: Harriette Hartigan
- Number of Pages: 93
- Format and Binding: Paper—perfect bound
- Book Dimensions: 9 inches x 9inches
- Publisher: Motherbaby Press
- Publication Date: 2008