Would You Hire a Delivery Room Photographer? According to an article in Sunday's New York Times, the trend of birth photography (as in, hiring a professional photographer to be in the delivery room to document your labor) is on the rise. "Now, there is both a surge of interest in the experience of childbirth . . . and a greater desire to capture all of life's moments (and often share them on Facebook)," the article states. Would you consider hiring a photographer to be in your delivery room?