rope that binds can also fall
© Photo by brookeshaden
Taken11 months ago
DescriptionWhat a ride this picture has taken me on - it challenged me to grow and to learn new things. That is one of the main ways I see photography as being amazingly personal - it takes us all on our own journey.
It took 100 feet of rope to cover half of her torso...less is not more with rope! I love when the model and photo connect so much, where I can just *feel* that the model was right for the image. I knew that going into this I wanted her to look strong like a warrior, and Sonalii has that perfect body for it...not to mention she is absurdly easy to look at ;-)
I was really feeling like I needed to change the location up a bit, but I never want to shoot anything that is too busy or complicated. I shot this originally in the woods on a path, but decided to take it in a new direction that was far more satisfying for me. It is always fun to experiment...that leads to growth, my favorite thing.
warrior, unraveling, texture, storm, sonalii, sky, rope, image compositing, fine art photography, falling, desert, conceptual photography, clouds, brooke shaden, bound, binding