I am… I am but the stardust that tumbles I am but the twig that snaps beneath your umbels…

Posts tagged “willow-o-wisp

Anna Liffey

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She asked that it be named for her… the river.

Georgia McDonald as Anna Liffey

Underwater photography by Anastasia Traina ~ 2016 ~


The Rose…

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What’s in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet. William Shakespeare

With Ruby McDonald as The Rose

Underwater-photography by Anastasia Traina, 2016


The Last Breath of a Faerie…

The Last Breath of a FaerieThe Realm of Fairy is a strange shadow land, lying just beyond the fields we know. ~Author Unknown

Photography by Anastasia Traina ~ 2016 ~


The Damselfly

IMG_6268 copyAnd so begins my fifth year of photographing the enchanted and most endearing little women of the McDonald family… I chose to start this year with the Damselfly as it represents the magical sense of self that comes when we enter womanhood… I also love the lore, they are of the family that the dragonfly belongs to, Odonata, which are believed to have been related to the Damselflies and the myth that the they were once Dragons.

Photography by Anastasia Traina ~ 2016~


The Waterbaby

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“The most wonderful and the strongest things in the world, you know, are just the things which no one can see.”
― Charles Kingsley, The Water-Babies

Wild Handel as the Waterbaby, photography by Anastasia Traina ~ 2016


THE ENCHANTMENT


Le Peu d’Esprit de l’Eau…

The little water spirit Photo by Anastasia Traina ~ 2013

The little water spirit
Photo by Anastasia Traina ~ 2013


The Willow-O-Wisp

Photo by Anastasia Traina ~2013~

Photo by Anastasia Traina ~2013~


The Enchanting of Fair Rosamund

According to fairy legend, to protect the fair Rosamund the fairies transfigured her into a the most beautiful Fleur De L' Eau... Photo by Anastasia Traina ~ 2013 ~

According to fairy legend, to protect the fair Rosamund the fairies transfigured her into a the most beautiful Fleur De L’ Eau…
Photo by Anastasia Traina ~ 2013 ~


La Belle au Bois Dormant

Photo by Anastasia Traina ~ 2013~

Photo by Anastasia Traina ~ 2013~