One And The Same

issue eight : animal instincts

 

Cape Town based MUA, Chantelle Candice Brown begins her journey into clean beauty with this poignant beauty editorial.

An editorial that highlights the instinctive connectedness we share with animals at the most innocent times of our lives…Before the modern world gets in the way.

 
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Bubbles is Taiwanese Fat Tailed Gecko. She was donated to the sanctuary.

Bubbles is Taiwanese Fat Tailed Gecko. She was donated to the sanctuary.

Sweetheart is a baby Angulate Tortoise. She was born in captivity to a tortoise that was donated to the sanctuary.

Sweetheart is a baby Angulate Tortoise. She was born in captivity to a tortoise that was donated to the sanctuary.

Buttercup is an Albino Burmese Python. He was handed over to the sanctuary when he was 6 months old as the owners felt he was getting too big. He is 3 years old at the time of publication.

Buttercup is an Albino Burmese Python. He was handed over to the sanctuary when he was 6 months old as the owners felt he was getting too big. He is 3 years old at the time of publication.

Bubbles is a Taiwanese Fat Tailed Gecko. She was donated to the sanctuary and is 4 years old.

Bubbles is a Taiwanese Fat Tailed Gecko. She was donated to the sanctuary and is 4 years old.

Mini Mo is a Ball Python. He is between 2-3 years old and was handed in due to the family that owned him deciding to immigrate.

Mini Mo is a Ball Python. He is between 2-3 years old and was handed in due to the family that owned him deciding to immigrate.

Dumeril Boas. 2yrs old donated to the sanctuary

Dumeril Boas. 2yrs old donated to the sanctuary


Credits

Photography: Dave Kennedy @ Super Nova Creative Management

Hair and Makeup: Chantelle Candice Brown @ Gloss Artist Management, using Woolworths Earth Friendly Tissue Oil, Kjaer Weis Glow Highlighter, Absolution Mascara and Aunt Jackie Seal Butter throughout

Art Direction & Production: The Madeup Co

Photography Assistant: Ross Nortier @ Cape Collective Assist

Retoucher: Tamzen A

Muses: Miracle @ Kids Division, Jade @ Ice Kids, Inez @ Funky Models, Tyler, Hussain, Benji & Hudson


Shot on location at Cape Point Ostrich Farm and Rehabilitation Centre in Cape Town, South Africa. Read more about the CPOF.


Shoot Sustainability Commitment

“Being mindful of ethics as well as our footprint on this shoot we chose to do the following:

  • Skeleton crew – less people, less consumption, less waste, less impact

  • Staggered times – less intense for animals and more of a connect with the paired species

  • Recycle waste

  • Car pool to the shoot

  • Bring packed lunches for the crew and cast

  • Canister of water and reusable cups

  • Solar charged battery pack for the flash”

  • No single-use consumables