Jay-Z and Beyonce once again control their own press and release the photos exclusively on Tumblr for the world to see their new baby.

Blue Ivy was born on January 7, 2012. It’s not clear how old she is int the photos but the parents seems to be enjoying every moment with Baby Carter.

Along with the release of the photos the Carter family shared a note of thanks:

“We welcome you to share our joy. Thank you for respecting our privacy during this Beautiful time in our lives.”

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