BIRDS OF PREY

DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY

Commission for the Women of Distinction Award hosted by the Missouri Athletic club in 2018. 

Birds of Prey is a series of digital portraits of ten powerful women, of diverse backgrounds, who symbolize the multifaceted efforts of women and their devotion to supporting a better future. The series utilizes symbolism of feathers from birds of prey, such as the bald eagle, to depict the power, freedom, and the future that is women.

The Artist: Frida Kahlo, The Environmentalist: Jane Goodall, The Activist: Maya Angelou, The Athlete: Serena Williams, The Explorer: Amelia Earhart, The Humanitarian: Mother Theresa, The Architect: Maya Lin, The Writer: Gertrude Stein, The Leader: Queen Liliuokalani, The Warrior: Wonder Woman

"You cannot get through a single day without having an impact on the world around you. What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make." 

- Jane Goodall

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