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Amelia & the Animals Amelia is fourteen years old In many ways, she is your average American teenager since she was three years old, she has been her mother s muse and the subject of her photographs However, not every mom is a world class photographer with a predilection for photographing animals And it s not every teenager who has portraits of herself with elephants, llamas, ponies, tigers, kangaroos, chimpanzees, and endless dogs, cats, and other animals portraits that hang in the collections of major art museums around the world Amelia and the Animals is Robin Schwartz s second monograph featuring this collaborative photographic series dedicated to documenting her and Amelia s adventures among the animals As Schwartz puts it, Photography is a means for Amelia to meet animals Until recently, she took these opportunities for granted She didn t realize how unusual her encounters were until everyone started to tell her how lucky she was to meet so many animals Nonetheless, these images are than documents of Amelia and her rapport with animals they offer a meditation on the nature of interspecies communication and serve as evidence of a shared motherdaughter journey into invented worlds, of fables they enact together Schwartz concludes, Photography gives us the opportunity to access our dreams, to discover the extraordinary

5 thoughts on “Amelia & the Animals

  1. gail robins gail robins says:

    Christmas present so can t give review, but loved article in Telegraph magazine, so impressed I bought the book,sure it will be as wonderful as the delightful photos presented in Telegraph

  2. Customer. Mary's Customer. Mary's says:

    Not as good as I had expected Most of the pictures of Amelia had the same expression, like a disinterested teenager or pouty I could see her love of animals and the photography was sharp and clear The best pictures were the ones used to advertise the book.

  3. Keister Sunday Keister Sunday says:

    Beautiful photos of animals

  4. Customer Customer says:

    Wonderful,perfect gift for my niece Ella she too has a bit of Jane Goodall in her and coincidentally,a Mother who is a gifted photographer

  5. janie janie says:

    very nice

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