12/365 Which Suit Shall I Wear Today?

Published: January 12, 2011

Category: In the Studio, Photography, Self Portraits

Medium: Photography

If you’re reading this, it’s likely you spend a majority of your waking hours in some way plugged in to the Interwebs. The words you’re reading, the images you’re viewing, the videos you’re watching, and the very work you’re probably doing is nothing more than bits and bytes, 1’s and 0’s being switched off and on, faster than the speed of light. And your brain is reassembling these bits into characters, words, images, sounds, and meaning.

The same is true of our bodies. Our physical presence is just a collection of tightly packed atoms and molecules, directed to work in harmony for the main purpose of allowing our consciousness to simply experience the physical sensations of this corporeal form.

So if all of this is true, is it not just a matter of simply deciding Who we want to be today? How we want to be today? Of deciding which “suit” to wear…