Studies in Luminosity
//Even in the darkest ones, she said, you are always shooting light.//
This series was born the year I spent //aligning to destiny and falling forward//
All year I listened, let the darkness fall, and oriented toward the light. It was cyclic, strenuous, tidalectic and profound. I went from shooting self portraits of pain and dissociation to girls in white dresses in war zones and then cathedrals and sweets. I find the external world to mirror our inner world and the bright light I found inside spread everywhere. These photos are psychic geographies, self portraits from a pilgrimage, shot in Goma, Chinatown, Paris, Berlin, Asmara, Lagos, Maiduguri, Playa, etc etc etc. With love.