The Derek Blagg 'About Face' series is a collection of personalities as opposed to a simple series of photographs. The portraiture in the series shows intimate looks into the lives and characters of the subjects.
Derek Blagg emphasizes the intimacy by enhancing colors and allowing subjects to let their facial expressions tell a story. Going through the Derek Blagg 'About Face' series is like getting to know each of the subjects.
Ultimately, the series speaks to human nature and the need to look beyond first impressions.