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    A portrait of Erna and Hrefna, a set of twins in Iceland that will be photographed every year by photographer Ariko Inaoka, a part-time photographer and restauranteur from Kyoto, Japan.
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    Erna and Hrefna, 2011. The girls were born in 2000, and Inaoka hopes to capture them each year between the ages of 9 and 16.
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    Erna and Hrefna, 2011. "My intention for this project is to capture the very precious period growth from child to teenager, physically as well as psychologically.
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    Erna and Hrefna, 2010. "I often hear that identical twins have telepathic connections between them. That is true with Erna and Hrefna. They are always together." says Inaoka.
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    Erna and Hrefna, 2011. "They say to me, 'we dream the same dreams, sometimes'" Inaoka says.
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    Erna and Hrefna, 2011.
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    Erna and Hrefna, 2011.
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    Erna and Hrefna, 2011.
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    Erna and Hrefna, 2011.
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    Erna and Hrefna, 2009.
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    Erna and Hrefna, 2009.
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    Erna and Hrefna, 2010.
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  • Mysterious and Magical Twins

    Erna and Hrefna, 2011.
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