Disruptive thoughts interrupt my melancholic state. I need a calm head, order, simplicity. Withdraw & contemplate all that is destructive and do not slip into a melancholic storm, but remain nostalgic in your calmness.
Chloe Sheppard is shooting girls on film. Her aesthetic is dreamy and nostalgic, with a thread of melancholy running through - the world she's created references old school Americana, VHS, bad girls like Drew and Winona and the moodiness of film noir
[Apprehension = worry about the future] I like this photo because the strong emotion of hope that has been portrayed. I also like the way the light has created half of her face to be blacked out with shadows.
"Avoidance of pain is a real mistake. It's the real missing out on life. It's those very things that shape us, those very things that offer growth, that make the world a better place, oddly enough, ironically. That make us better" - Brad Pitt .