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November 23, 2023 - Black & White Motherhood Session

By Ever Photos

Manhattan Beach





About This Session:

"As Dasha was putting the finishing touches on the beautiful floral arrangements she had crafted for the photo shoot, Alma raced around the yard. It was dizzying to watch on this lazy and breezy June afternoon at their home in Manhattan Beach. We decided to do a nostalgic photoshoot all in black and white 35mm film to capture the timeless bond between mother and daughter. Umay, which Dasha’s floral business is named after, is the goddess of fertility in Turkic mythology. We wanted to capture Dasha in this same light, as a goddess of fertility…"


Equipment Used:

Sony 7R

70-200 lens + 85 lens + 24-70lens

Film NikonF3 50mm lens (porta, Ilford, kodak 0 35mm film)

Pentax 645 50mm lens (porta, ilford, kodak - 120mm film)


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