Wonderland 'The Queen's Armada'

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Everything in this image was made or designed by myself including the steel galleons. There is no cloning, or photoshop tricks. Everything you see was in front of the camera when the picture was taken. To see a short film of the props being made at the steel factory, and to see over 90 photos of the development of this character and shoot, please visit my website diary here - www.kirstymitchellphotography.com/diary/?p=1333


Model - Ash@nevs models

Hair and Make-up - Elbie Van Eeden

Costume design / making, and prop design - myself.

Assistants - Andrew Stevensen, Matthew Stevensen, Shauna Stevensen, Hannah Coates.

With special thanks to Cirrus-Laser factory for creating the ships.


website - www.kirstymitchellphotography.com

fb group - www.facebook.com/pages/Kirsty-Mitchell-Photography/120858...

  • Clark James 3y

    you are an inspiration
  • Jon Winters 3y

    Magical! A well deserved win as Vogue photo of the day.
  • Ralph 3y

    I feel like I have quite literally stumbled into a wonderland after coming across your stream.
    I am so incredibly impressed with your creativeness and attention to detail. It just blows my mind! Each one of your photos are absolutely magnificent, and this one is no exception. I wish you the best in all that you do because you sure deserve it!
  • Kirsty Mitchell 3y

    Thank you Ralph very happy you like the series :)
    Sigi - yes they were held up with metal rods attached to the back of them embedded in the mud of the water bed. It was really hard work, the set up time for the entire picture was 5 hours. You can read about the shoot on my blog .
  • Howard Kilgour 3y

    amazing image !

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  • coco♥rose 3y

    absolutely exquisite
  • Imhara 3y

    Wow, this is amazingly pretty and delicate and beautiful and creative !
  • Sigi K ॐ 3y

    Kirsty Mitchell - i have watched the movie - wow you did great.!
  • Ola Lila 3y

    something amazing
  • Kacie Robertson 3y

    Wow. this is amazing!
  • -FRED- 3y

    A thousand wows.
  • Scvos 3y

    ah ah really good
  • LittleMissPlump - Sara 3y

    All of your pictures are amazing, but for me, I think this is my favourite! ~ Sara
  • DarkReporter / Maria Grazia Izzo 3y

    original idea! Brava!
  • Louisa He 2y

    all that work i can't imagine, but it has truly paid off because it is magnificent, thank you so much for sharing your inspiring and creative images with us!
  • Fajita 2y

    I am speechless! You designed all this!
    Bravo, such talent.
  • terret_sylvain 2y

    Fantastic! I love the forest atmosphere and the paper boat, very interesting.
  • Marko Nadj 2y

    Your talent is beyond magic! :D
  • Melinda 3mo

    Like an exquisite dream
    This is brilliant and amazing
    Bravo and thank you!!!
  • lucy_taplin 3mo

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Taken on October 2, 2011
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