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Lacey Field

Posted by
Stephen Phillips (San Francisco, United States) on 18 September 2010 in People & Portrait and Portfolio.

in San Francisco

Lacey went to 'Burning Man' this year - that annual event of art, mayhem, and lunacy out in the Nevada desert. Preparing for the endless dust and wind - she had her long red tresses braided for the occasion.

She checked-in after her return on the day before she took the braids out - telling me that doing so caused her hair to become incredibly frizzy - and suggesting I might want to photograph the results.

This is somewhat akin to asking a dog if it would like a bone - or asking a politician if some campaign money might be useful.

I will note that it took all of six hours for her to get the braids undone - and then...

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Phil Morris from Canada

The hair sweeps beautifully here. Great composition.

18 Sep 2010 5:14am

Marie LC from Dauphiné, France

Beautiful light!

18 Sep 2010 6:32am

Ehsan from Tehran, Iran

beautiful colors

18 Sep 2010 11:14am

Formerly Known as MontereyJohn from Waterbury, Connecticut, United States

Killer hair! Beautifully captured as alaways.

18 Sep 2010 1:00pm

David from Detroit, United States

Great shot all-round. Beautiful light, expression, and movement. The hair is amazing.

18 Sep 2010 1:53pm

Susan from Pompano Beach, by Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States

nice of her to offer.......nice capture.........nothing like the kinkiness of braided hair undone, especially if you braid it wet, and then let it dry completely !!!! used to have fun doing that !!!

18 Sep 2010 3:04pm

Magda from Vancouver, Canada

Beautiful!

19 Sep 2010 5:29am

Paco Díaz from Palma de Mallorca, Spain

Beautiful hair and great point of view in this portrait.

20 Sep 2010 7:00am