Scarab Spring: lustrous beauty painted in exotic colours

Viktorija Bowers and Michael David Adams manage to create an epic and quite astonishing portrayal of the delicacy and intricacy that can be found in detail. Bowers demonstrates a genuinely impressive display of artistic talent in her ability to combine colour and shine to create a truly beautiful and glamorous facial portrait.

The silken skin canvas of Rachel Clark provides the sensual scene for this colourful and molten makeup display to fall upon: dazzling golds and bright blues, sheer colour variation and the ability to make the colours simultaneously contrast and blend in with one another transforms this shoot from a simple makeup display to a cosmetic feast for the eyes.

metallic makeup beauty shoot

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Scarabs by Michael David Adams
Scarabs by Michael David Adams
Scarabs by Michael David Adams
Scarabs by Michael David Adams
Scarabs by Michael David Adams
Scarabs by Michael David Adams

Bowers is creative in both her use of colour and texture, opting for smooth lines, jagged edges and crumbling surfaces that all come together to create this staggeringly beautiful photo shoot. Clark manages to manifest a high emotive feeling around each portrait, while Adams captures each picture in perfect balance of skin and make-up feature. He creates focus and attention by perfectly adjusting the light and shadow around the model’s features, as well as her delicately applied makeup and nail art.

Fashion shoots such as this one are here to show you the different side of the talent and skill that goes into each element of fashionable design, from the final flick of the nail to the last lick of the tongue, every inch is covered and can affect the image in the final outcome.

Enlighten yourself on each fashionable perspective and view more of Michael David Adam’s (www.michaeldavidadams.com) exotic shoot Scarab Spring by clicking on the gallery.

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Born into the humble town of Franschhoek, South Africa it was little wonder that Chevaun Roux would find her flavour in life through good food, good wine and stylish apparel. After completing a Bacherlors Degree in Politics, Philosophy and Economics the world of freelance writing became the first choice in occupation, with no regrets and having never looked back. With a zest for anything with colour, vibrance and essence she found herself diving further into the world of fashion and design; from thifting vintage wedding dresses to pouring through new and modern jewelry pieces. This self anointed bohemian indentity believes in all the partisan revolutionary ideals of love, beauty and freedom, and when she isn’t writing or editing you can find her at the kitchens helm creating her latest milkshake masterpiece.