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What Child Is This?

Ottawa photographer Ruth Dick reminds viewers that the gift and mystery of life can, more often than not, be found in the form of a child. 

Ruth Dick

What can be more sacred than a child? Only a child held in the embrace of an adult's loving arms. In the simple lines of a candid photo taken during a street celebration in Montreal, Ottawa photographer Ruth Dick brings child and love together in a unity of light and shadow.

  • What Child Is This?