After poring over Patricio Melo’s stunning photographs of Ballet de Santiago with my students (see July 13th post below), I asked my summer school Ballet I class to imitate the close-up image of the hands from the Ballet de Santiago dancer in La Bayadere. Here they are:
And here they are again, minus the hands as art. (But these girls are works of art themselves.) I am also experimenting with changing the file size of my pictures, so hopefully the download time for the blog will improve…. Only one week remaining in summer term 2008.