Illusion of Perfection
With social media becoming part of our everyday lives, we are constantly being presented with posts that resemble a `perfect ideal` appearance. This has caused mental health and body image concerns, as this look may be unobtainable to create in real life. We need to realise that many of these images have been digitally manipulated in editing apps therefore, photographs of people’s flawless appearances online are an illusion of perfection. I have used a mask throughout this series to resemble; the level of falsification we can give to our appearance online through editing apps, how our social media presence may not be a true representation of real life and how we may feel the need to hide our imperfections online.
Cherise Bailey • Maisie Brennan • Megan Common • Anushka Cottrell • Molly Coupe • Lauren Fautley • Hannah-May Frost • Bex Hall • Hannah Jakes • Lorelle Jakubiak • Willa Jamieson • Emma Keywood • Rachel Lee • Niamh Leeson • Rosalie Legg • Billy MacRae • Kerry Mccaffrey • Maya Mccree • Romana Mihalovicova Mihalovicova • Mathew Moore • Victoria Robberts • Gaby Smithson • Emily Spawton • Olivia Springate-Jones • Cameron Sweeting • Megan Wagg • Oliver Walwyn • Emily Whiley • Elizabeth Wilson • Jessica Windle •