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This Dad Just Showed Us How Fun It Is To Be A Father

Well known as the World’s Best Father!

Have you heard of Dave Engledow, the World’s Best Dad? You will never see a dad this cool not until you seen his photos!

Dave Engledow’s Awesome Father

“When my daughter Alice Bee was born in 2010, I knew that I wanted to document her life creatively and put together a collection of photos that she would treasure as an adult.” – Dave Engledow

Engledow’s first kickstart this photo journal with this photo, truly displaying the clueless and the sleep deprived stage of a new father. This photo poked fun at himself for using Alice Bee’s milk for his own coffee, when she was just 6 weeks old.

Dave Engledow’s Awesome Father

Engledow’s initiate intent was to bring joy and laughter to his family and friends. He was surprised with the positive response from people all over the World after viewing his photos.

After he has received tons of positive feedbacks, Engledow went on to create another image – For Independence Day!

Dave Engledow’s Awesome Father

Engledow used humor as a way to deal with his personal fears of being a First-time Dad.

Dave Engledow’s Awesome Father

Dave Engledow’s Awesome Father

Dave Engledow’s Awesome Father

Engledow’s wife Jen has been the person helping out behind the scenes. Engledow mentioned that she is a wonderful partner in the creation of this images and making sure that Alice Bee is happy and safe for the shoots.

Dave Engledow’s Awesome Father

Dave Engledow’s Awesome Father

Dave Engledow’s Awesome Father

Dave Engledow’s Awesome Father

It is not easy to shoot and edit these images. Shooting the photos can take up to two hours and photo editing can takes anywhere from five to twenty hours.

Dave Engledow’s Awesome Father

Both Engledow and Alice Bee have been in this for 3 years already. Alice Bee still gets excited to see the photos just that she is probably too young to realize how famous she has become.

Dave Engledow’s Awesome Father

We think Dave Engledow is not just the World’s Best Dad but also, the most fun, talented and creative dad we have seen! 

Dave Engledow’s Awesome Father“I don’t want to be one of those parents that pushes their kids to do what I want them to do. If at any point she says, ‘I don’t want to do this anymore, Daddy,’ I think we’d respect that.” – Dave Engledow

Dave Engledow’s Awesome Father

We secretly hope Alice Bee will continue to participate in this. Don’t you agree? Isn’t it sweet to see a Dad being so involved in their child’s life?

Dave Engledow’s Awesome FatherDave Engledow is not a full-time photographer, he works as a Deputy Director at a non-profit Working America. He received a photojournalism degree from the University of Texas.

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By Crystal Tan | Photos Courtesy of EngledowArtPhotography

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