Long hair has always been a symbol of femininity; it brings to mind the goddesses painted by the male “greats”: Venus, Aphrodite, Lilith. This was my main inspiration in this series of portraits of my close friend Indi, who has been growing her hair for over six years.
Shannon Carol is a 19-year-old photographer from Newcastle who is now based in Melbourne and studying Creative Direction and Styling. She has had her work featured on Sticks and Stones Agency, Gem Magazine and Lithium Magazine. You can find more of her work at @shannon.carol.