16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Altered Images

The photo is a part of a series called “Existence” that tells about human emotions and conditions. The photo portrays a bride in a dark environment in the dark like a post-apocalyptic scenario. The scene was created to contrast the purity of the bride’s white surrounded by darkness and with part of her face locked up in a gas mask. Life, Hope as opposed to the Life of the Powerful armed and bearers of Nuclear destruction.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 03.2017
Date Uploaded: 04.2018
Photo Location: Rome, Italy
Camera: Canon EOS 6D
Copyright: © Karmilla Shelly