Pregnancy photos see both parents proudly showing off ‘matching bumps’ in Florida

  • Lewis Mohorn Jr. and his fiancée Jessica Velez took part in a pregnancy photoshoot before their daughter was born
  • Jessica wore a skirt and bralette to show off her baby bump, while Lewis and their other kids wore pink
  • At one point, Lewis unbuttoned his shirt and started showing off his own stomach, striking similar poses
  • Images of the Pompano Beach, Florida-based family have gone viral on social media 

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Some men put on ‘sympathy weight’ when their partners get pregnant, but most aren’t as keen to draw attention to it as one funny Florida man.

Lewis Mohorn Jr. from Pompano Beach was posing for a pregnancy shoot with his fiancée Jessica Velez, in which Jessica’s baby bump was meant to be front and center.

But it seems the jokester and dad to be wanted to flaunt in his own belly, too, and eventually took his shirt off for the hilarious pictures. 

Bumpin’ around: Lewis Mohorn Jr. and his fiancée Jessica Velez posed for a hilarious pregnancy photoshoot in which they both showed off their bellies

Sense of humor: Lewis was originally wearing pink to celebrated their then-unborn daughter, but he took off his shirt to have some fun

Matching: The theme of the shoot was ‘#blessed’, and their three children from previous relationships wore pink and white too

For the photoshoot, Jessica — who has since given birth to the couple’s first child together, named Forever-Madison Mohorn — wore a flowing white skirt and lacy bralette, her tattooed stomach on full display.

Lewis donned white shorts and a pink button down, and their three children from previous relationships wore pink to match, intending to celebrate the little girl on the way.

They posed as a family, smiling for the cameras and holding up a glittery gold sign that read ‘#blessed’.  

Happy family: The beginning of the shoot for the Pompano Beach, Florida family was traditional

That’s love: Lewis cradled his wife’s belly and the couple looked incredibly happy

Baby on the way: After Lewis took off his shirt, he started jokingly playing the role of expectant mother

‘When we started [the shoot], we just went with the flow,’ Lewis told BuzzFeed. ‘Whatever happened when the photographer was shooting, that’s what happened!’

What happened was that Lewis, in a joking mood, decided to unbutton his own shirt, cradling his food baby much the same way his future wife cradled her baby belly. 

‘I’m a very goofy person,’ he said. ‘My family and I — we’re so close and we goof around all day.’

Jessica clearly didn’t seem to mind his belly taking attention from her own, and is visibly laughing in several of the sweet snapshots. 

A picture to cherish: They both cradled their tummies and smiled at the camera

Fun times: Lewis said he is a goofy person who goofs around with his family all the time

Switching roles: The couple has since welcomed a daughter, Forever-Madison — who seemed to try to breastfeed from Lewis’ chest

Popular: The photoshoot has since gone viral on social media

It’s been retweeted thousands of times by people who find the images hilarious

Photographer Brandon Moreland of Bran85 Photography told the Huffington Post that Lewis was clearly game for a good time.

‘I encouraged him to take the shot holding his belly next to his fiancée, and he embraced it,’ he said. ‘Most guys with a beer belly wouldn’t be so comfortable, but he is comfortable in his own skin.’

He added: ‘I’m so grateful for people like Lewis Mohorn and Jessica Velez. They make being a photographer so fun for me.’

The shoots been fun for people on social media, too, who have liked one picture from the set over 24,000 times.  

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