With the international spotlight shining brightly upon them, Tracy Raver and Kelley Ryden are considered, by press and fans alike, to be the foremost photographers of newborns in the world. Their new book, Sweet Dreams, features more than 75 new and endearing photographs. Combined with inspiring text from acclaimed authors, the book reflects their hopes, dreams, and wishes for their children and for the children of the world.
• A diverse range of highly acclaimed authors will contribute “expressions of hope for their children and the children of the world” for Sweet Dreams.
• Tracy Raver and Kelley Ryden’s most recent book, Sleeping Beauties; Newborns in Dreamland won rave reviews after their second appearance on e TODAY Show on April 8, 2010. Articles and features about the sisters have also appeared in PEOPLE magazine (April 19, 2010), on CBS Early Show (April 10, 2010), Show Daily at BEA (May 26, 2010) and various Internet sites such as MomTrends NYC (April 7, 2010) and Dirty Shirt (a blog) (April 12, 2010).
About the Photographers
Twin sisters Tracy Raver and Kelley Ryden are professional photographers who have helped to launch
a new genre of studio photography: newborn baby portraiture. Their use of handknit props and natural elements brings a minimalist approach that allows the emphasis to be on the newborns, resulting in a simplicity that offers a glimpse of the grace and innocence that we all possess when we first enter the world.