(LIFENEWS.COM) When doctors tell parents of disabled children who have Trisomy 13 that their baby is “incompatible with life,” it’s the kind of statement that hurts to the core. Professional photographers Geoff and Cheyenne Schultz are hoping to show the humanity and dignity of one such baby.
They recently posted a blog about little baby Avonlea Powell, who has Trisomy 13. Avonlea’s parents, Melissa and Brian Powell, learned form their own doctors at six months into the pregnancy that their baby was supposedly “incompatible with life.”
After Avonlea’s birth, the Powells asked their photography friends to document Avonlea’s first days and the Schultz’s did so in a beautiful blog post and video.
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