15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Altered Images

A photo from a series I am working on called the Mermaid Mystery series. The mermaid is caught in a net, surrounded by beauty- an allegory to the way many women feel trapped by trying to achieve society's expectations of female beauty.

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Date Taken: 07.2017
Date Uploaded: 07.2017
Photo Location: columbus, Ohio, United States of America
Copyright: © Christine Ruddy