Family Photography Award

Noord Holland hospital photographer captured this emotional black and white photo of the mothers expression as she sees her baby for the first time just after birth

This FPJA award-winning image was created by documentary family photographer, Jacqueline Dersjant of Netherlands.

Jacqueline Dersjant, a documentary family photographer of Netherlands, was presented with a Pro Award for top family photojournalism by the FPJA contest judges.

The best family photographers in the world enter their favorite images to the Family Photojournalist Association's contests. Their photographs are evaluated and selected by some of the most recognized picture editors and working photojournalists in the news industry.