Pictured Vanessa Rivera and family. Meet the mum who makes a living creating magical photos with her children that look straight out of a storybook - inspired by her family's day-to-day life. See SWNS story SWSMphoto. Vanessa Rivera, 32, started experimenting with photography when she wanted to take nice snaps of her newborn, Indie, now five, but couldnt afford to pay for a shoot. The mum-of-four starting positing her creations on social media and was shocked when they took off.