No place to hide at this horror geek maternity shoot guest starring Jason Voorhees #Maternity portraits#Doctor Who#geek#geeky#horror#maternity#movies#photography#star wars October 23 | Catherine Clark bijouxandbits Photos by: Lindsay Docherty Photography Photos by Lindsay Docherty Photography Related Post I want to believe: it's time for an alien abduction maternity shoot When it comes to maternity photography, I really dig on sessions that leave you with fifty or so photos of magical baby-on-the-way splendor. Or… I... Read more Jayme and David are the nerdiest of nerd parents and are welcoming their new baby with a bang. Their maternity session guest starred Jason Voorhees from Friday the 13th(!). We're a little late for our last Friday the 13th, but who would ever say no to a repeat event?! This is a killer horror geek maternity shoot… Here's how the couple pitched the idea to their photographer, Lindsay Docherty… We’re into horror movies (Exorcist is best movie ever), things blowing up (we watch Die Hard each Christmas, cuz it’s a damn good Christmas movie), whiskey (not for my wife right now), listening to loud metal, and falling asleep while getting tattoos because dammit that needle is soothing. We’re looking for something a little nutty and off the beaten path for these baby bump photos, but not quite enough that anyone would get hurt or arrested… much. The nursery itself has been transformed into a geek's paradise: Dalek curtains, a "welcome little muggle" banner, handmade valances starring all of the Mario characters, assorted Batman and Star Wars figurines… this is going to be one pop culture savvy kiddo. Or "spawn," as they have dubbed their new babe. They snagged a few shots of them in video gaming action. They even announced their pregnancy with a picture of some baby Chuck Taylors and a note that said, “Player 3 loading.” Our favorite parts, though? Their Darth Vader Christmas tree with a sign that says, “David, you will be a father?” And of course, a "That's no moon" baby bump t-shirt. #GOALS A Harry Potter-inspired maternity session Gwyneth Colleen sent this shoot over and it's packed with lovely shots of this family. What struck me about the shoot was the poses they came up with. Even though… Read More Join our community! Reporter Name * Reporter Email * Original text Enter the original text here. Edited text* Enter your suggested copyedit here. Notes You can add a note for the editor here. * Required information. Fix Typo Catherine Clark Catherine Clark is Offbeat Bride’s Senior Editor. In her spare time she loiters at her local library, makes art, watches movies en masse, plays video and tabletop games, poorly cooks healthy things, cuddles with her feline fur baby, and blogs at BijouxandBits.com. @enidjcoleslaw @bijouxandbits @bijouxandbits PREVIOUS Microaffections as revolution: one response to mass shootings and lock-down drills NEXT Killer Halloween home decor finds to get seriously spooky Show/Hide comments [ 5 ] So cute! Congrats on Player 3! Reply Those are Dalek curtains, not Tardis curtains. 🙂 Reply Congrats though! The theme and room are cute! Reply Ack, nerd fail! Thanks for the catch, fixed! 🙂 Reply Congrats! So cute! Reply Join the conversation Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Participate in this conversation via emailGet only replies to your comment, the best of the rest, as well as a daily recap of all comments on this post. No more than a few emails daily, which you can reply to/unsubscribe from directly from your inbox. No-drama comment policy Part of what makes the Offbeat Empire different is our commitment to civil, constructive commenting. Make sure you're familiar with our no-drama comment policy.