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Lingering Spirits

An old superstition that many Hmong parents tell their children is to not venture out late at night because lingering spirits may follow you home and spirit you...
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An old superstition that many Hmong parents tell their children is to not venture out late at night because lingering spirits may follow you home and spirit you away.
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31 Comments | Report
ThePaperMan
 
ThePaperMan March 14, 2015
Interesting perception of 'shadows', I love it.
mafe
 
mafe May 10, 2015
Good job!
carrie00813 PRO
 
carrie00813 November 17, 2015
Awesome!
pennydykes
 
pennydykes November 18, 2015
I was drawn in by the colors and brightness and starled by the dark spirit trying to claim her. I understood the story. Well done.
debralecompte PRO
 
debralecompte November 19, 2015
This is so scary! It also tells such a story....
busybits
 
busybits December 03, 2015
Really awesome, jumped out once I finally saw it! Nicely done!
djlein
 
djlein December 07, 2015
Awesome!! I love it!!
elliottscottwhitley PRO
 
elliottscottwhitley December 19, 2015
i really love the whole theme of this shot. the story is great and it reads well. even before i read the story i got the message.
gldosa PRO+
 
gldosa December 27, 2015
Great picture. It says a lot.
mikahladorey
 
mikahladorey December 28, 2015
Sooo creepy, but really good!
paulosousa
 
paulosousa January 08, 2016
Love the unique aproach to fashion photography, it tell a compelling story, while still selling the pieces, the only criticism for me is too much rim light, a little less and i would give a dark vibe wich is intended
jencoll06
 
jencoll06 January 15, 2016
wow, great one!
sobokarfoto
 
sobokarfoto March 02, 2016
great concept!
thedorianmonster
 
thedorianmonster October 02, 2016
Really creative, and congrats on being a finalist!
gldosa PRO+
 
gldosa October 08, 2016
Brilliantly exquisite photo. Congrats!
reyrequejo
 
reyrequejo October 09, 2016
Creeeeeeepy Awesome Thumbs Up!!!!
pierrehusson
 
pierrehusson October 09, 2016
really brilliant photography!!!
great composition for what you wanted to tell.
Good job!
williammcevoy
 
williammcevoy October 09, 2016
I did not even see the black figure behind her until I viewed this 3 times.
peterfoote
 
peterfoote October 09, 2016
One word...Goosebumps.
robertelliot
 
robertelliot October 09, 2016
Striking and very lovely. Such wonderful bright colours.
howie516 PRO
 
howie516 January 04, 2017
So well done, such beauty and then there is the beast, wonderful story!
sarahparentkang
 
sarahparentkang January 04, 2017
The emotion I get when I look at this picture....... Spot on!
Kiwibeza
 
Kiwibeza March 20, 2017
Loved the colours then noticed it and WOW very cool, well done.
ShaneD2
 
ShaneD2 March 26, 2017
Wow this is awesome! really creepy but in a good way ..
gelerth
 
gelerth March 26, 2017
interesting concept, nice colors, and lighting, I like it a lot
CHWagner PRO
 
CHWagner April 27, 2017
wow..that is great. i didn't even notice the shadow at first..totally love it
josverelst
 
josverelst April 28, 2017
great work
cyndimccoun PRO
 
cyndimccoun June 25, 2017
voted
emakifeather
 
emakifeather July 26, 2018
Wow!!!
timsridharan
 
timsridharan July 29, 2018
beasutiful
Tkeser Premium
 
Tkeser August 16, 2018
The colors are captivating, and then as you explore the shadows it hits you. Awesome!