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Christina has been my colleague for a couple of years now, performing make-up duties for a number of projects. She’s also a dancer as well as an all-around great kid.
After all that time, she finally managed to persuade herself she should try standing in front of the camera, instead of being somewhere behind, usually shooting embarrassing backstage footage on her smartphone.
Greece is a country that traditionally had a huge relation with the sea. Just one look on a map will promptly explain why: almost the whole country (except the north part) is surrounded by the Mediterranean. The heart of the country's cultural substance has been the Aegean archipelago and the communities build around it. Ancient civilizations flourished watching the sun rise and set upon these waters and the whole history of the people living in this corner of the world, was continuously associated with the sea.
These are from an exciting dance event I had the pleasure to photograph last Friday. It was organized by the Athens Authentic Jazz Dance school led by Irene Ragusini, and was eloquently named "T'Ain't What You Do (If It Ain't Got That Swing)". The location was the, more than fitting, neo-classical building of Parnassos Philological Society.