No events to show










Top 25 Art Blog - Creative Tourist

Posts Tagged ‘Pregnancy’

One Day Young: an interview with photographer Jenny Lewis

Meet Jenny Lewis, the inspiring photographer behind One Day Young, a book about new motherhood. Published by Hoxton Mini Press.

Written by Amelia Gregory

HMP_JennyLewis_ODY_-ShenelleArissa copy
Last night saw the official launch of the first book by photographer Jenny Lewis, who contributed to Amelia's Magazine in print many times over the years. One Day Young is a beautiful, inspiring and unusual book that features 40 portraits of mothers with their new babies taken within 24 hours of birth. It's an amazing project that she has been working on for 5 years, designed to shed a positive light on the miracle of motherhood, during that magical period when women feel raw, alive, emotionally and physically battered, confused and in love. Read on to find out more about the project.

HMP_JennyLewis_ODY_RebeccaOsiris copy
HMP_JennyLewis_ODY_MaireadFinn copy
When and why did you decide to start taking photos of mothers just after childbirth?
I think Herb was nearly a year old so about five years ago, I… read more

Recent Articles

alexa wilding by Simon McLaren the

Mirage: Cloud Seeding with Alexa Wilding

An evocative video accompanies this beautiful song by Cloud Seeding in collaboration with Alexa Wilding, who describes candidly the inspiration behind her lyrics.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Alexa Wilding by Simon McLaren. New York based singer songwriter Alexa Wilding introduces her beautiful collaboration with Cloud Seeding, an ode to a lost pregnancy. I was extremely touched when […]

I am on Maternity Leave: Burlesque Baby Bump Photography by Tigz Rice and Pregnancy Illustrations

My first baby is due on April 2nd 2012, and so from now on I shall attempt to take some form of self-initiated maternity leave...

Written by Amelia Gregory

Is that really a baby in there? Or is it just a giant beach ball? It’s hard to believe I am this big, for real. Photography by Tigz Rice Studios. […]