Talisman - Behind The Scenes
A talisman is an object, amulet or charm which is believed to contain certain magical properties that avert evil and bring good fortune. To us, a talisman represents the realm of the unknown, full of mystery and mythology.
Our Spring 2017 campaign was shot amongst the ancient landscape of The Pinnacles in Western Australia. The people of the land believe this to be a special place of dreams and spirits.We invited renowned Australian photographer along to capture our long-time muse and WA local girl ~ amongst these incredibly surreal landscapes.
The Pinnacles is an easy two hour, two hundred km drive north of Perth. Fresh off the flight from Sydney, our convoy hit the road in high spirits. The west coast scenery is stunning and changes at every turn. Signs mark the turnoff to Nambung National Park, we pay the $12 park entrance fee and veer off down Pinnacles Drive.No amount of Google searching could have prepared us for the view - thousands of huge limestone pillars rise from the shifting sand dunes resembling an otherworldly landscape. Some are no more than 10cm high, others tower over us and are 4m above the ground. The ever changing light adds a new mystery to any direction you turn.
It was a fun few days in the West and we were sad to say goodbye to the land and crew.xx