Down Syndrome Calender
A new calendar featuring two babies with Down syndrome is creating quite a stir. Miracle in Progress, a pregnancy and scanning clinic in Leicestershire, England, recruited babies Eliza, 8 months, and Jorja, 14 months, along with their mothers and a handful of midwives to participate in the calendar shoot, which will help raise funds for the U.K.-based Down’s Syndrome Association .
In one of the shots, the ladies — and the babies — go completely nude, and in another the midwives show off their wild socks , part of a growing campaign to raise Down syndrome awareness. In other photos, both the women and the babies strike a handful of cheeky and cute poses.
Joanna Proud, the director of Miracle in Progress , told The Mighty the group spent a day with photographer Julie Moult, whose studio Jules Photography frequently works with the company. “We laughed so much, and the babies loved it,” Proud said ….