Shot within the gorgeous and generously donated space at the Body Electric Yoga Company, I met with the Purple Dot Yoga Project team early one morning to capture some staged candids to illustrate the yoga workshop and training services they provide survivors and teachers.
To learn more about Purple Dot Yoga Project, please visit their website and consider making a contribution to their impactful work.
With a few minutes left in a shoot at the Body Electric Yoga Co., I was able to squeeze in some quick portraits and pose shots with a few in-house yoga teachers. Photos feature Alix Emery - Rocket Yogi and Health Coach, Andrea Behler - Arm Balance Master and Jewelry Creator, and Jennifer Rose - Gentle Yoga Instructor and Mudra Expert.
In addition to being a wildly talented yogi, Tiffany is a hilarious and gifted high school graphic design teacher, with wit and style to match the likes of any sassy teenager who crosses her path. The stories she shared, her hopes for her students, and her genuine passion and dedication to yoga shine in how she showed up for our session - an early AM one!
Marissa Silvers, jewelry creator and owner of Stoned & Charming invited me into her home studio to candidly capture her process of making a variety of different accessories, from gemstone mala prayer necklaces to metal coin bracelets, emulating a mystical wandress style throughout the session. This session also included flat lays and interior shots of her studio for social sharing.
The RIDG creative facilitation team never ceases to amaze - their impressive client roster and unique business offerings include creating these "graphic recordings" of meetings happening in real time. Capturing this, as well as the high energy and individual personalities within the team made this a dynamic shoot, representative of their dynamic team.
When Brew D Licious, located on the 600 Block in downtown St Pete, FL, won the local BEST OF THE BAY for "People to talk to before you've had your morning cup of Joe", a quick session to celebrate - and to capture the hilarious essence that won them the award, was in order.
Visit Brew D for a delicious cup of drip, a supercharged flavored latte, with a side of sass.
Adam Horkavy's new studio, Interactive Bodyworks, located updates to Art of Acupuncture in St Pete, FL is space that thoroughly reflects Adam's style. Dark, modern yet comfortable, with a refined zen vibe that instantly relaxes you when you enter.
For the first time, Cozette Roche - former international supermodel and owner of Cozette's Boutique in downtown St Pete, FL, wears her curated summer collection. Appearing Anatopik of Paris, Fresh Laundry out of LA, Rujuta Sheth of NYC, designed in India, and a set of handmade ethnic bracelets from around the globe.
You can visit Cozette's Boutique Tue - Sat at 645 Central Ave #1, St. Petersburg, FL 33701