I was by myself for a pretty long time. I needed to do that. I think everyone that I know has wanted to do that or needed to do that at some point. I think when you spend enough time when it’s quiet around you and you don’t open your mouth for three or four days, there’s parts of your brain that can kind of rest. I think when we’re out in the world and we have to talk to people, we edit ourselves. You know, we have to like, act a little bit. As honest as we may be as humans, when we’re out here, we’re all kind of wearing mirrors on our faces. You know, constantly reacting to how to react to the people around you. And I think when you’re alone for a long enough time, you can feel a lot more peace.
– Justin Vernon of Bon Iver
Inspiration for this shoot I did with Maura. She hardly wore any make-up and was super natural that day! Hope you guys enjoy it! Lately I have shifted my focus on people who are beautiful on the inside. Maura is both gorgeous to look at but also such an amazing and kind soul! Proud of the setting we were able to create with this shoot!