Photographer Blake Little decided to cover his portrait models in gallons of sticky-sweet honey. Representing a diverse range of ages, ethnicity and body types, the result is similar to fossils being preserved in amber. He wanted them to look frozen in place to evoke sensuality and drama, with their positions and limbs exaggerated by the molten material hanging from them. Continue reading for a video, more pictures and additional information.
“Little achieved the effect by dousing his models in gallons of honey. In the resulting images, the models resembled creatures preserved in amber, hence the project title. Little has created a photo book for the series. The series is also the subject of a solo show at Kopeikin Gallery in Culver City, California, March 7 to April 18, 2015,” reports Laughing Squid.