Turban Tuesday: Gele In Bloom By Photographer Kelechi Amadi


Iconic photographer and publisher of Style Mania Magazine, Kelechi Amadi -Obi  captures the all famous African Head gear: “The Gele”  in a manner in which you have never seen it before. Using the female anatomy as a silhouette art form he super imposes the Gele as a blooming flower or an efflorescent crown.

In the photo art series he titled: “Gele In Bloom” , the Gele shines in colours Orange, Green, yellow, Pink and Red whilst the model signifying the feminine soul form holds the head gear in place as though a carrier of a glorious style tradition.

In his words he describes : “Gele In Bloom  is part of my Gele series of fine art nudes. The African woman is an embodiment of elegance . The Gele is like a flower in bloom and at the same time a crown…”

What do you make of this photo graphic art series?


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Photo Credits:

Kelechi Amadi-Obi

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