I began as an astronomer. searching for bright flashes, vast distances, unreachable things. I awake as an ancestor. here in the beginning of all things. one line borrowed from the poetry of Troy Jollimore. I'm so pleased to finally be able to share this image with you which was created for the premier issue of Tallulah Magazine. A brand new contemporary art and design, print only publication from London.
it's a curious fact that all of us have in our veins the exact same percentage of salt in our blood that exists in the ocean, and therefore, we have salt in our blood, in our sweat, in our tears. we are tied to the ocean. and when we go back to the sea - whether it is to sail or to watch it - we are going back from whence we came. words borrowed from John F. Kennedy~
why yes, those are water droplets on my lens. and yes, it was purposeful~ :)
two additional shots from "the game of arrows" shoot. I love how mighty and strong she looks in these ones. the deep violet forest surrounding her in the first piece really emphasizes her purity and the glowing emerald of the second shows her awash with absolute energy. I think they may be best viewed side by side so as to be aiming at each other~ ;) muse: Ethereal Rose the first arrow
and so the Gods languished until the day the young Goddess suggested a dangerous game of arrows be played with the winner controlling the rise of the sun. this aroused their interest. the hunt was on. now we wait to see who will be the bringer of days.... perhaps it's you? had a great time shooting this quick idea and working with this wonderful model again. love her! muse: Ethereal Rose follow me now on Instagram~ :D the game of arrows