Transforming ideas/concepts/references in images, is a photographers biggest challenge (from a creative standpoint). Just as writers and poets use metaphors, hyperboles and other forms of expressing themselves with words, photographers (or at least me), try to use the symbolism of the several elements that compose an image.
I met Miss R. through mutual friends and I think I can say we got along pretty well. I don’t exactly remember how did the “Musings” series came up, but I mentioned it and invited her to participate. From what I already knew about her at the time, I thought she would enjoy the experience. She wasn’t exactly sure about it, so she said she would think about it.
While the deserved vacations don’t come, one has to take every little break to get some rest. And that’s kinda what I did with Silvia (from Counting Journeys). We wanted to visit Monsaraz, so we teamed up for weekend on this wonderful historical village.
As I mentioned on previous posts, it’s always refreshing to go back to this series and to dive into Women’s intimacy world. Getting to know their vulnerabilities and insecurities and at the same time to provide them this chance to defy their self esteem, is a unique experience.