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Dec 16, 2012

SWEETNESS AND IMAGINATION: CHILDREN’S PORTRAITS

My friend, Bill Oliver, is the creative talent behind these beautiful, tender photographs. 5Bill adds the whimsy to regular photos showing us the innocence and imagination of children. Just look at the little faeries dancing through the pages of this book.616902_343720112369132_1848895085_oAs adults our imaginations tend to wane. We see harsh reality instead of the beauty and magic. We need to capture the joy and beauty of these precious little faces while they still see the wonders in everyday life.4 Whether indoors or out there are faeries among us. We just don’t noticed them as much when we get older. We need that innocent child’s eye to see them. 3Bill’s work has been used in books and magazines recently doing the front cover for The Celtic Connection magazine. 2f you would like one of your children’s or grandchildren’s photos magically enhanced to show the imagination and beauty of the world through a child’s eyes then let me know and I will put you in touch with Bill Oliver.

5 comments:

Jen @ Muddy Boot Dreams said...

Lori, those are lovely...what a incredibly creative person he is.

I really think he did a great job.

Jen

Pat @ Mille Fiori Favoriti said...

Oh, Lori, Bill's photography is truly magical!

I am moving in a few weeks to live closer to my children and grandchildren and I looks forward to sependung my future holidays enjoying my little one's joy!

Merry Christmas!

Peg said...

What a lovely way to capture the innocence and imagination of children! I have a niece who paints fairies and creates wonderful saleable items from her renderings. Even as an adult, she has still retained some of that imagination.

The Path Traveled said...

Lori,
These are beautiful! Please email me Bill's contact. What a treasure.
Betty

Sigrun said...

Lovely, Laurie. Merry Christmas.

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