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Fresh48 | Liam Prozesky | Pretoria Fresh 48 Photographer

After a minute or so we heard your first loud cry. It was glorious and we could finally breathe. Sr Lotter brought you to us and our hearts melted, my boy. You were beautiful. We checked for 10 fingers and 10 toes and we couldn’t stop looking at you. The happiest moment of our lives. You were born at 11:33 weighing 3.49kg and measuring 53cm.

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Newborn Neri Adel Els

All the darkness in the world, can not extinguish the light from a single candle” – Francis of Assis
“The name Neri is a girl’s name of Hebrew, Greek origin meaning “burning light”.
Meet the “burning light” in the Els household.

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Newborn | Luca Böhmer | Pretoria Newborn Photographer

“A new baby is like the beginning of all things—wonder, hope, a dream of possibilities.” – Eda LeShan
Not long after Luca’s Fresh 48 session, I had the joy of visiting the Böhmer family at their home in Pretoria for his newborn session.

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Newborn Photo | Ammi Boshoff

“She’s the exclamation mark in the happiest sentence that I could ever possibly write.”

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Newborn Photography │ Luan Viljoen

“You don’t choose your family. They are God’s gift to you, as you are to them.”

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Newborn Photography | Skylar Howarth

“All the stars in the universe danced on the day you were born….”

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Birth | Milan Truter | Pretoria Caesarean Birth Photographer

Birth | Milan Truter | Pretoria Caesarean Birth Photographer

“Birth is supposed to be a private event a special intimate feeling. I assured him that Sam is super professional, a beautiful curtain taking pictures.” One moment we were two and the next moment a baby cried and we turned into tree. No not magic but a miracle.

Birth | Alba Jones | Johannesburg Birth Photographer

Birth | Alba Jones | Johannesburg Birth Photographer

There was no hesitation or fear, just sheer determination. And then Alba’s head came out. A few more big pushes, and shoulders and body followed. Alba’s face was looking up at us from under the water, and everything stood still. I was in a complete daze and just heard Karen say, “Take your baby, take your baby”. I lifted Alba out of the water and onto my chest.