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Waterbirth in the Philippines: Final stages of labor
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Waterbirth in the Philippines: Final stages of labor

The picture was taken at a birthing home in the Philippines and is part of a series about childbirth that aims to show the strength and beauty of a mother during labor. In this specific moment the mother was in the final stages of labor and the husband was working through every contraction with her.

TAGS: Beauty, Birth, Philippines, Strength, Women

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Taytay, Rizal, Philippines
Member since 2015
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© Isabell Steinert.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2015
Total Views: 188
Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 14, 2015, 7:41 a.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D750
Focal Length: 35mm
Shutter Speed: 1/100
Aperture: f1.6
ISO: ISO800
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PHOTO LOCATION Taytay, Rizal, Philippines