Pals: 'Little Girl and Tomcat'

ABC News

Andy Prokh was an economist by profession, but was always drawn to photography. When he began shooting professionally, the Russian photographer found his favorite subjects were his daughter Catherine and their British shorthair cat, Lilu.

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Curiosity and Caution

His series of photos, entitled "Little Girl and Tomcat," captured moments between the two and their interactions with both objects and themselves.

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A girl and her cat

Champion Jump

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In Dreams of Space

The black-and-white images presented a relationship that seemed more like that of a pair of siblings rather than one of owner and pet. "They've lived their whole lives together," said Prokh. "I like to take photos of them because I love them both."

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Prince of Persia

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Dreamers

Dreamers

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Bohemian Rhapsody by Cat

Bohemian Rhapsody by Cat

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The Jugglers

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War and …

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… and Peace

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Favorite Fairy Tales

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Accept a Draw

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Paint it Gray

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Paint it Funny

Paint it Funny

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Catch a Rainbow

Catch a Rainbow

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The Gang

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Saudeks Hiding

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The Carotene

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The Dreamers

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The Dreamers

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The Circus

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How to Make a Masterpiece

How to Make a Masterpiece

You can see more of Andy Prokh's work on his website.

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