Eye Candy

One Door Closes

Saying goodbye to where I grew up.

26 Comments

  • mangointhesky July 18th, 2014 7:08 PM

    This is one of my favorite photo shoots ever!!! I love the shadow in the first one!

    http://lescarousels.blogspot.com

  • Chloe22 July 18th, 2014 7:55 PM

    #6 is my favorite… I love it when photographers/performance artists put themselves into the work, like Cindy Sherman (and, obvi, Eleanor)
    http://criticallycouture.blogspot.com/

  • emseely July 18th, 2014 8:00 PM

    8th is my favorite, i love freckles ahh

  • Bex_cygnet July 18th, 2014 8:48 PM

    Yikes so many questions! Your outfit in the first pic is TO DIE FOR, where’s it from? Also where the hell is #7? It’s fantastic!

    Finally I think #3 is perfect , I really do! Good luck with the move.

  • jill July 18th, 2014 9:06 PM

    did anyone else think slenderman when they saw the first pic?? D:

    • Emmie July 19th, 2014 10:20 AM

      that was my first thought too…!

  • Elena M July 18th, 2014 9:07 PM

    GOOD LUCK ELLE!!!

  • Jenoris July 18th, 2014 9:43 PM

    Your intro to this was really inspiring for me. I have the whole weekend to myself and I don’t venture outside as often as I’d like but now I feel a strong sense to go outside and leave these walls behind me and go out and do what I what I love most: making art.

  • VagabondZombie July 18th, 2014 10:37 PM

    These are one of the dreamiest photos I have seen. I adore this. I feel the exact same way about the place I’m in for almost 18 years now.

    http://vagabondzombie.blogspot.com/

  • Mimi7 July 18th, 2014 11:45 PM

    Perfect timing as always Rookie. I’m moving from the house that I’ve lived in for 16 years tomorrow. So weird. I know I will really miss it and I took pictures too. I’ll miss walking down to the library, laying at the pool with the lemon trees, my neighbors and walking out on the street at night. But I guess I share the excitement for the unknown, the ability for “anything and everything” to happen is a nice way to look at it.

    http://dreaminginfashion.wordpress.com/

  • M13 July 19th, 2014 12:02 AM

    love these.

  • zany July 19th, 2014 12:10 AM

    I loved the intro especially the last bit about looking forward. I just drew some tarot cards and they were basically telling me the same thing :)

  • Zoe July 19th, 2014 12:21 AM

    This is so so crazy gorgeous

    http://liar-at-a-witch-trial.tumblr.com/

  • Caelestis July 19th, 2014 1:29 AM

    This photoshoot is beautiful. That house looks gorgeous and you honestly look like a princess!

  • teenagefanclub July 19th, 2014 2:40 AM

    i love these so so so much. all of the photos give off hints of innocence

    http://ateenagefanclub.blogspot.com/

  • clocksheep July 19th, 2014 2:45 AM

    There are so many wonderful things to come for you. I just know it.

    These photos are gorgeous!

  • Kirthi July 19th, 2014 8:36 AM

    Sooo beautiful!!! How I love this. Dreamy.

  • flocha July 19th, 2014 9:48 AM

    this is so perfect for me right now cos I’m moving out of my childhood home in a few weeks and I’m really excited but also terrified that the house I live in will soon no longer be my home

    http://whimsicalprocrastination.blogspot.co.uk

  • TessAnnesley July 20th, 2014 7:00 AM

    oh my effing god, so beautiful

  • itsireepie July 20th, 2014 1:06 PM

    I love this so much! You did a great job. I’m also wondering where #7 is in your home. That looks like such a cool room! Much love and good luck out in the world, Eleanor. <3

    • Eleanor July 21st, 2014 9:06 AM

      Bit confusing! 2, 4 and 5 were taken in my house. The others are taken around the area I live in. Image 7 (and also 3 & 6) was taken at a big, beautiful house in our village where we used to have summer picnics when we were children. They have amazing ancient baths in their basement which is where that was shot. x

  • elliecp July 20th, 2014 4:16 PM

    these are crazily beautiful. I think it might be some of my favourites of your work <3

    http://roseandvintage.blogspot.com/

  • Emma July 20th, 2014 5:27 PM

    you look a little like Charlotte Gainsbourg in these photographs xx

    http://emmaodonnell.blogspot.ie/

  • itslaurafrances July 21st, 2014 7:51 PM

    These are precious. I especially like the one at the pool. It reminds me of that film Shoeshine.

    http://itslaurafrances.tumblr.com/

  • Blantamara July 31st, 2014 10:49 PM

    All the pics are so good. And I’m moving out for college this year, I feel you…

    Hallo Horo

  • jesse_elise31 September 13th, 2014 9:33 PM

    Awesome photo shoot, pic 3 looks so effortless and the bath in 7 is neat and kinda creepy at the same time haha

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