Inquiring Photographer: For the holidays, what gift do you want or wish for?

Stella Cherepinsky, 32, with her mother Tatyan “I do not want material things. I only want good health and happiness for myself and others. I really wish there could be happiness and peace for everyone.”

Stella Cherepinsky, 32, with her mother Tatyan
“I do not want material things. I only want good health and happiness for myself and others. I really wish there could be happiness and peace for everyone.”

Maria Cruz, 68, works in food service  “What I really want is good health and whatever anyone wants to give me.  I am not very picky with gifts. I only want it to come from the heart.”

Maria Cruz, 68, works in food service
“What I really want is good health and whatever anyone wants to give me. I am not very picky with gifts. I only want it to come from the heart.”

Nisa White, 25, and her five-year-old son, Anthony “I just want to get the things I need. I need new brakes for my car and a new carpet for my living room.  I will be content with just those two things.”  Anthony says, “I want a dirt bike and regular bike so I can ride them and go really fast.  I also want a cellphone so I can always talk to my daddy.”

Nisa White, 25, and her five-year-old son, Anthony
“I just want to get the things I need. I need new brakes for my car and a new carpet for my living room. I will be content with just those two things.”
Anthony says, “I want a dirt bike and regular bike so I can ride them and go really fast. I also want a cellphone so I can always talk to my daddy.”

Iana Willotk, 25, with four-year-old daughter, Ariana, and Daquan Williams, 18 “I always wanted a pet dog, but for Christmas all I want is a fluffy toy dog.” Ariana says, “I want a Barbie with purple hair, clothes and shoes! My favorite color is purple.”  Williams says, “I want an Xbox One for Christmas.  I am a big game freak, and right now I have the Xbox 360 so it would be really nice if I could get the upgraded system.”

Iana Willotk, 25, with four-year-old daughter, Ariana, and Daquan Williams, 18
“I always wanted a pet dog, but for Christmas all I want is a fluffy toy dog.”
Ariana says, “I want a Barbie with purple hair, clothes and shoes! My favorite color is purple.”
Williams says, “I want an Xbox One for Christmas. I am a big game freak, and right now I have the Xbox 360 so it would be really nice if I could get the upgraded system.”