Alexander Yakovlev, photographer, captures the incredible grace of ballet in his "flour series" where he caught on film those little magical expressive and dynamic moments we usually miss watching live ballet. Not really ballet.
This shot communicates a lot of emotion through a melancholy colour scheme and a high key lighting technique showing a model with a somber facial expression. The use of a long exposure and a flash creates the illusion of multiple faces.
There are essential items every adult ballet student should have in their dance bag. Your dance bag doesn’t have to be large or expensive, but it should store everything securely. Make sure you have these 10 items before heading to class.