David’s Selkirk Hospital Birth Story

2020-03-18T17:32:50+00:00Birth, Birth Photography, Manitoba Birth Photography, Winnipeg Birth Photography|

David's Birth Story Lisa reached out to me early in her third pregnancy to inquire about Birth Photography. I remember receiving the sweetest message from her. Her words were bursting full of so much excitement and she knew for this birth she really wanted all the moments and memories captured, something she never had with her first two births. Lisa and Jon currently live about an hour north of Winnipeg and so we met in the small town of Selkirk, Manitoba at the cutest tea shop for our prenatal [...]

The Birth of Londyn Winnipeg Birth Photography

2019-06-26T17:19:52+00:00Birth Photography, Photography|

Earlier this year I got an inquiry from Kari to document their birth story. I had already told myself I wasn’t going to take on any clients in August but I felt a calling to go meet her and her family and I am so glad I did. We connected quickly chatting about all things pregnancy, birth, and new baby and I was instantly excited to change my plans a bit so I could work with her and Curt as their Birth Photographer as they welcomed their first baby together. A couple of weeks before Kari’s due da [...]

Nash’s Birth Story Winnipeg Birth Photography

2019-06-26T02:18:51+00:00Birth Photography|

  I was so excited to meet with Lauren when she was just 6 weeks pregnant with her first baby. Lauren and I have crossed paths many times in the local birth community. She works at the Winnipeg Birth Centre and she is also a Midwifery student here in Winnipeg. I was and still am very honoured that she hired me that day to document the upcoming birth of her first baby. We kept in touch over the next many months and it was so nice to have such a long time to build our relationship and friends [...]

The Home Hypnobirth of Lexi Winnipeg Birth Photography

2019-06-26T19:18:46+00:00Birth Photography, Doula Services, Photography|

Birth Story Photography by Catherine Brown There is so much I could write about this incredible family and their lives and their path to meet their beautiful baby girl. I love them all so dearly. They are family to me. I am going to try to do my best to keep this short and sweet and let the images tell the story of Lexi's hypnobirth at home. Tarla has been one of my closest friends since we were 13 years old. When we were 18, her daughter Jade, was born. It was so incredible to be right there wi [...]

Birth Story Photography ~ Baby’s First Gift

2017-04-28T15:30:57+00:00Birth Photography, Photography|

  Birth Story Photography by Catherine Brown Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada I know we often think about birth story photography as a gift for the parents. Of course it is not only a gift for the parents but also for siblings, grandparents, extended family and friends but let's not forget what a wonderful gift it will be for your baby. It's the first gift you will give to your little one and a gift that they will have always and cherish forever. Imagine sitting down together each year on their b [...]

Winnipeg Birth Photographer – First Baby born at St Boniface Hospital

2017-02-07T03:52:26+00:00Birth Photography, Photography|

The Hospital Birth Story of a First Baby - Catherine Brown Professional Birth Photographer Stefenie & Chester are such a fun couple! They are seriously so adorable together and being in their presence is always so positive and up lifting.  I was contacted fairly late in their pregnancy to inquire about Birth Photography and lucky for us both I had one spot remaining for January! After talking more about all things birth, at our consult, they also decided to hire me as their Doula. I was so e [...]

Warm & Cozy Homebirth on the Manitoba Prairies

2017-01-18T13:59:28+00:00Birth Photography, Photography|

Manitoba Birth Photographer - The homebirth of Sophie Marie In her living room, in front of the fire, and surrounded by her husband, Doula and Midwives she birthed her baby girl. I arrived at Rhonda & Jon's place in the wee hours of January 5th, 2017. They live in a beautiful country home on the Manitoba prairies just east of Winnipeg. Rhonda was 41+6 weeks pregnant and the day had arrived. Today was the day they would welcome their 4th baby. I arrived to Rhonda busy baking a groaning cake i [...]

Births, Blessings & Beginnings ~ 2016 Year in Review

2017-01-01T16:35:09+00:00Birth Photography, Fresh 48, Photography|

  Winnipeg Birth Story Photographer - Catherine Brown Happy Birthy New Year! As we say goodbye to 2016 and welcome 2017 I look back on 2016 full of gratitude. As Birth Photographer and/or Doula I had the privilege and honour of attending 12 births in 2016. That's 12 times I witnessed women and their partners find their inner strength. 12 times I watched new life begin. 12 birth-day parties. 12 stories filled with strength, support, passion, hope and joy.  12 babies take their first breaths [...]

Peaceful Calm Home Birth of Baby Oakley

2016-11-20T21:42:02+00:00Birth Photography, Photography|

  Winnipeg Birth Photographer Jenine and I have been friends for many years now. We have a lot in common and one of those commons is our love for all things birth. We are both Doulas here in Winnipeg and we even share the same last name! When Jenine found out that her third baby was on the way she started planning for a home water birth which also included having the day documented by moi! I was so excited! What an honour to document the birth for a friend and fellow Doula-sister! Jenine's [...]

Birth Photographer Winnipeg **Empowering Hospital Birth Story**

2016-10-07T13:28:18+00:00Birth Photography, Photography|

Winnipeg Birth Photographer The beautiful and empowering birth of baby Ophelia I met Lanna back when she was freshly pregnant with her 6th baby! Right from the get go I knew that I wanted to work with her. She is really fun to be around. She loves to talk and share stories and laugh! Her uplifting energy is so infectious. I was so stoked when she hired me on the spot to be her Birth Photographer! Bryan didn't talk so much that day but he was there being supportive of his wife's wishes! Way to go [...]