The Deep Trip – Taking a Dive into the Mind of Wojtek by Fletcher Stewart

What mysterious cogs turn behind our ingrained mechanism of attraction? The primordial urge to explore could be our guide, but at what cost? We may use many currencies in the economy of exploration – we may cash in our perception of reality, our relationships or even our lives to attain new horizons, which may seem…

The call…

A few months ago I was contacted by Steve from Wintercroft Masks. He asked if I would like to work on a collaboration with him.

Ideas

The vibrant ideas started coming into my head and the direction had  been set. I then told Steve I wanted to explore depths of unknown words. Lucid vibrant and scary layers of oceans we know so little of. Creatures so ugly they threaten our perception of beauty…yet with their natural ability to glow they are outstanding and…

Diving into unknown

At that time I had a photographer in mind. I had admired him for a long time for his work…he had a perfect perception and imagination to fit into the concept…weird moods, vibrant and sharp execution, emotional landscapes…everything I had in mind. I contacted Steve with the idea and he sent me initial concepts for…

Dancing into darkness

As for the models, the delicate nature that inspired the shoot demanded to get people who could move rather than pose…It made a perfect natural sense to approach trained dancers The process of researching for people took hours that turned into days,  inbetween emails and calls. I found the perfect couple, Yvette and Ricardo, and…