Dreams Come True For Sick Children One Picture at a Time

Photographer Shawn Van Daele helps create a magical world for children who need a break from being sick.
1:51 | 04/17/14

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Finally tonight here every child has a dream to grow up to be an astronaut a princess a home run king ABC's John Donvan on the photographer who was making those dreams come true. You are right that is a week on this little girls had her name is -- easy she has cancer. In fact most of her hair is gone due to chemotherapy see here. But back to the moment of -- -- with the week yeah. It is a photo shoot actually with what in mind. Will take a look at this and this. And this. Every one of these is a kid with a life threatening illness only seen here in a moment of chartered flight full fantasy. Of their own making. These are their ideas and this guy photographer Sean then dale is the agent of their becoming real real on paper which is real enough. -- I just wanted to kind of -- idea out there that anything's possible displays. What life -- -- you. The -- draw him a picture imagining where they want to be and he imagined the rest of it with them he's done dozens of these a lot of superheroes a lot of flyers. And a little girl whose illness requires her to stay out of the sun instead bays like this in the brightest rays. It all started with an illness in -- its own family. I do to -- got -- -- he was sick. Minister to realize what to do this for other families. And what about -- -- well she has a lot of wishes in life. They -- this number for you cause to conduct the Grammy and that's what she drew for -- and guess what it's impossible. Not exactly. A little of this a little of that. One more photo without the wig and -- it comes full mermaid. Use. -- -- -- -- And -- -- -- -- realtor hurt and isn't that the point to make and John Donvan ABC news Washington.

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