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Photo taken by n23art who has suffered from depression most of his life, although he didn’t realise it until his mid 20′s. Most of the time it’s manageable, but there have been a few times when it has hit him very hard. He is originally from the UK, but has been living in Asia for the past five years. He recently moved from Korea to Thailand.
About this photo: This photograph was taken at the Club Ibiza Halloween Party in Bangkok in 2008. That night, four years ago, I was hired to photograph three Halloween parties in Bangkok. Some people might think of this as a fun assignment but trying to get to three different clubs on the same night was difficult when you factor in the bad traffic on a rainy night in Bangkok, it was exhausting. The brief was to show people having a good time at the clubs but I couldn’t resist the temptation to take some artistic shots. This is one of the shots I didn’t submit. I was told by someone that this image was very sexual, however I disagree. The ghost image was created by firing the flash during a long exposure. To me it gives the impression that they were possessed by some demonic force. I’m curious to know what others think of the image, sexy? creepy? neither?