Monthly Archives: January 2009

Aphrodite (Stella), Studio, Athens, Greece

I found Stella the old-fashioned way – I joined a Facebook group called Most Beautiful Woman Face of Greece and sent messages to about 10 of the 300+ women who have posted. Three responded positively, and so far Stella has … Continue reading

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More red-haired Aphrodite, Studio, Athens, Greece

As promised, this was one of Angela's ideas. There's something utterly frank and a little intimidating in her gaze here, which is how I imagine I would feel if I were confronted with Aphrodite herself.

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Red-haired Aphrodite, Studio, Athens, Greece

I really can't believe I get to do this sometimes. Angela's not Greek, but then Aphrodite has been claimed by every Mediterranean people from the Etruscans around to the Egyptians. We had a great shoot, and some of the ideas … Continue reading

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Temple of Olympian Zeus, Athens, Greece

In the 500's BCE, construction began on a massive temple to Zeus. Over the next 400 years, construction started and stopped and restarted. Then, over the next 1000 years or so, it was left to languish and be dismantled by … Continue reading

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Gulls, Hanover, USA

Pops & Jeffrey decided to throw bread into the lake. I had my camera handy. This was one of those times when I didn't know what I was looking for, but as soon as I saw it, I knew I … Continue reading

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