Four years, over 100,000 km, two banged-up knees and loads of memories.
This project has been close to my heart as I've had the opportunity to play with and document children from all over the world.
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Book Title: To Be a Child by Debra Schoenberger
Category: Adult non-fiction, 240 pages
Genre: Documentary / Photography
Publisher: Blurb Publishing
Release date: November 30, 2015
Available for review in: ebook, (ePub or PDF)
Tour dates: Feb 1 to 26, 2016
Content Rating: G
Give a child a cardboard box and his imagination will turn it into anything but!
Today, it is less common to see children playing in the streets, especially in urban areas. The plethora of ready-made toys should make any child happy. What usually happens is that the box the toy came in becomes the toy!
This book documents children at play (and at times at work) from 10 different countries. A child's ingenuity never ceases to amaze me and I hope you will share these images with your children as well.
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Meet the author / photographer:
Debra Schoenberger aka #girlwithcamera
"My dad always carried a camera under the seat of his car and was constantly taking pictures. I think that his example, together with pouring over National Geographic magazines as a child fuelled my curiosity for the world around me.
I am a documentary photographer and street photography is my passion. Some of my images have been chosen by National Geographic as editor's favourites and are on display in the National Geographic museum in Washington, DC. I also have an off-kilter sense of humour so I'm always looking for the unusual. Plus I usually have a lot of scars on my knees.
I live with my creative director, Miss Pickles (my budgie) in Victoria, BC, Canada.
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