brazilian photographer seeks to empower black women in new photography editorial

November 8, 2016

19 year old Brazilian photographer David Aldea is keenly aware of the social ills plaguing Black women both in Brazil and beyond its borders. Rio de Janeiro is brimming with Black pride and power, with women at the forefront of this movement filled with pride and belonging. ENJOY is a fashion conceptual editorial showing Joyce Kelly, a female and black figure in her empowerment peak. Style and personality mark the editorial seeks to bring confidence to those black women who are also pushing towards freedom and resistance. Enjoy the editorial below.

By T. McLendon, AFROPUNK Contributor

Photography by David Aldea
Modeling by Joyce Kelly