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The Edge of Adolescence

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Jacqueline Roberts

As you know, we’re on vacation this week, so Etsomnia™ is taking the week off. If you can’t live without it, go check out one of my early ones of which I am rather proud.Using a 19th century photo developing process that involves printing on glass and metal plates, Spanish photographer Jacqueline Roberts captures moving portraits of children at the magical moment when they are transitioning into adolescents. Her haunting photos are an exploration of the physical and emotional changes children go through as they grow up.

These soulful photos are published in her book “Nebula,” which can be purchased on Amazon.

You can follow Roberts on her website, Facebook, and Instagram.

All images property of Jacqueline Roberts.

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Author: Donna from MyOBT

I have committed to spending part of every day looking for at least one beautiful thing, and sharing what I find with you lovelies!

8 thoughts on “The Edge of Adolescence

  1. These are absolutely stunning! She truly captures that edge of childhood innocence verging into maturity.

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  2. Donna, these are so beautiful! Thank you for sharing!

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  3. Reblogged this on Penny Wilson Writes and commented:
    I just had to share this with you today. Beautiful photography; just exceptional! Thank you Donna for sharing!

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  4. The portraits are stunning and I love that the photographer is using a vintage process. There is something magical about them.

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