Photo of Firefighter Breastfeeding Captures the Strength & Tenderness of Motherhood

Tara Ruby photography breastfeeding firefighter

Being a mom is a tough business. Regardless of your profession, parenthood requires strength, bravery, fortitude, and competence. Just like being a firefighter. 


Tara Ruby, a gorgeously talented photographer from Texas, took this amazing image and posted it to her Facebook page: 

Another photo for what I might have to start calling the Uniformed Breastfeeding Portrait collection. I have dreamed of...

Posted by Tara Ruby Photography on Saturday, February 27, 2016

You might remember Ruby as the photographer who captured that incredible image of breastfeeding soldiers. She also shared this lovely shot of a doctor feeding her baby on her Facebook page: 


It has been a long time since I did a breastfeeding photo... so I have a few lined up for this week/weekend... and true...

Posted by Tara Ruby Photography on Thursday, February 25, 2016

Tara wrote on Facebook that she is considering starting a Uniformed Breastfeeding Portrait collection and is looking for other breastfeeding moms in uniform to work with. 

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I love images like this so much because it shows the world, and our children, that moms not only can be nurturing and soft and able to care for their babies, but they are also capable of holding down the important jobs that this world needs. What a beautiful message to show our children. 


Image via © Philip Rostron/Masterfile/Corbis

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