Posted on: 5 July 2016Share
Birth can be a special and beautiful time that you and your significant other may want to remember forever and share with your friends and family. To help keep memories, many people rely on amateur photography or videos. Hiring a professional photographer or videographer can free up your loved ones or
Know Your Hospital's Restrictions On Filming
Many hospitals and birthing centers have restrictions about who can film, where they can film, and when they can film. It is important that both you and the videographer you hire are familiar with these restrictions. For example, your videographer may only be able to film while you are in pre-labor and not while you are in active labor. Or they may not be able to film during a Cesarean birth.
Additionally, you should make sure that your videographer gets proper releases from any doctors or nurses who may be filmed, or that they are prepared to avoid filming the staff during your labor and delivery.
Create a Detailed Plan for Filming
Just as you create a birth plan, you should create a filming plan. You should let your videographer know
Decide Whether You Want to See the Raw Footage or a Finished Project
Watching the raw footage of a
A professional video of your labor and delivery can be a great way for you and your loved ones to celebrate the birth of your child for years to come. It can also be an interesting gift for your child as they grow up and become curious about their birth. However, it is important that you create appropriate expectations before you