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  • Holly Spring, a New Zealand photographer, says she is inspired by her daughter Violet, who was born with multiple ailments; Hirschsprung’s Disease, a blockage of the large intestine and Symbrachydactyly, a limb abnormality. The series was designed to show her daughter that she “can live a life without obstacles."
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  • Photographer Holly Spring has received awards in her native New Zealand for her images of her daughter Violet. “She can do whatever she wants to do and be whoever she wants to be,” photographer Holly Spring says of her daughter, Violet.
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  • "The Blue Angel"
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  • "Beach pals in the winter sun"
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  • "Into the setting Sun"
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  • "Violet's lament to the Sea"
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  • "Down the Rabbit Hole"
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  • "Balance"
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  • "The Light Bearer" <a href="http://www.hollyspringphotography.com/" target="external">Click here to see more of her work</a>
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