Julia Christe - photographer and animal lover

Julia and her family live on a farm with donkeys, horses, goats, cats, and two dogs .

She studied Communication Design at the University of Essen/Folkwangschule in Germany.

Her work been shown nationally and internationally in individual and group exhibitions, and she has won awards including The Kodak Young Talent Award (Nachwuchsförderpreis), the Aenne-Biermann-Prize for German contemporary photography, and the Lead Award Bronze.


Inspired by her Frisbee-loving pup, Flinn, photographer Julia Christe set out to photograph the athleticism and freedom of dogs leaping in mid-air. She published some of these images of airborne canines digitally, and they quickly went viral with features in The Guardian, Huffington Post, and on the Today show.


Featuring 120 airborne dogs of all breeds and sizes — from the tiniest of Chihuahuas to full-grown Siberian Huskies and German Shepherds— Flying Dogs is the delightful, swooping sensation that will have dog lovers laughing out loud and begging for more! (And never fear: No dogs were harmed in the making of this book.)

Hardcover: 128 pages
Publisher: Touchstone
Language: English
Release Date: October 18, 2016