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A Heroic Legacy
Going in Circles
God'S Perfection at Laguna Beach
Motorcycle Dog
What Could Have Been
Trumpeter stretching its wings at sunrise in Yellowstone National Park
Happy to Graduate
Mushrooms on Mossy Log
Taking Jesus to the Streets
Sunrise view from work in Upstate New York.
Gothic Quarter
Ain't it Awesome to Be Black?
Chicago Riverboat Architecture Tour
Give Peace a Chance
fire
Murphy's Point Canyonlands
le canon
Morning of Hpaan
Winding down for a good night's rest in the bayou.
Morning of Winter season in Myanmar
View from above Whitehaven Beach
Manarola IV
men on the moon
14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Ain't it Awesome to Be Black?

The photograph above was originally taken in the Winter of 2016, when I decided to create a project hi-lighting the hairstyles of the black community at the Savannah College of Art and Design. The purpose of this project was to glorify African American students. But after the recent election, I decided to spray paint white over different parts of my subject's bodies to show the silencing of the black community. The model above is Amelia Bentley, a performing arts major at the Savannah College of Art and Design.

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Catonsville, Maryland, United States of America
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© Courtney Lowry.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 03.2016
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 25, 2016, 7:25 p.m.
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PHOTO LOCATION Savannah, Georgia, United States of America