Lacey Captures an Epic Battle With Bright Powders

By: Marissa Brassfield - Published:   Updated: Mar 30 2011 • References: youmightlikethis &
These images were captured by British photographer Lacey, and depict the results of an epic battle with bright powders. I love the cloud of smoke that follows the model in the first image--what drama!

Lacey's photo set reminds me of a piece we published last week on the Holi Festival in India, which you can see below.

Implications - Lighting and post production are two areas of focus that have dominated the art of photography for years now; however, the modern-day photographer is beginning to recognize the power of texture. British photographer Lacey demonstrates great use of texture, which ultimately enhances an audience's viewing experience by including other senses such as touch. Stats for Powder Explosion Photography Trending: Older & Mild
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