Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

3 Bumps

Anybody planning on filming their birth?

 
shanapiv

Asked by shanapiv at 12:00 AM on Dec. 25, 2010 in Pregnancy

Level 34 (67,059 Credits)
This question is closed.
Answers (11)
  • Yes. My births were videotaped (and professionally edited-scored-distributed), lol.
    :-)

    I love to remind women of what normal birth looks like~
    I get a sense that there are a lot of people watching edited & sponsored programming. This means birth is shown with uber sensationalism.
    Not realistic, NOT doing the average Jane a favor.

    doulala

    Answer by doulala at 3:22 AM on Dec. 25, 2010

  • Nope.. I always have c/s so I'd rather not lol
    proudmommy690

    Answer by proudmommy690 at 12:05 AM on Dec. 25, 2010

  • I have a video of my c-section, actually. My husband even put it on youtube, lol. It's pretty graphic, but still amazing.
    LovingSAHMommy

    Answer by LovingSAHMommy at 12:07 AM on Dec. 25, 2010

  • we had planned on filming our frst but neededa emergency c section so it didnt happen.
    we did however film our second which was also born by c section and i plan on filming our thrid who will obviously be born by c section to.
    Jaxsmommy09

    Answer by Jaxsmommy09 at 12:07 AM on Dec. 25, 2010

  • I was planning on it. The first time my mom was 5 minutes late (I was only in labor for an hour). The second time my mom forgot the camera.
    ashisamom

    Answer by ashisamom at 12:10 AM on Dec. 25, 2010

  • I didn't but wish I could have had my reaction to each of them recorded. The actual birth...not so much!
    khedy

    Answer by khedy at 12:33 AM on Dec. 25, 2010

  • I did
    mekarevell

    Answer by mekarevell at 1:18 AM on Dec. 25, 2010

  • I am planning to video tape from my view, so nothing below the belt, because hubby will be out to sea when he's born and I want him to see it.
    toriandgrace

    Answer by toriandgrace at 1:27 AM on Dec. 25, 2010

  • oh no i dont want any pics or anything of the va-jay-jay
    cmwood7754

    Answer by cmwood7754 at 11:11 AM on Dec. 25, 2010

  • My mom had the birth recorded when she had me. I watched it a couple times growing up and it helped me understand how babies are born...more so than seeing a stranger give birth on an edited TLC program, for sure.
    ohbladi

    Answer by ohbladi at 11:19 AM on Dec. 25, 2010