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Artist Creates Stunning Images Of African Orisha Deities!

Reimagining ancient African Yoruba deities- the Orisha and portraying them in the modern time in an all-new avatar calls for some seasoned skill, and photographer James C. Lewis' work reflects just that. Lewis created a visual treat in recreating the portrayal of ancient African Orisha deities by using striking models, expert photography, and inventive photo editing techniques. Check it out!

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Artist Creates Stunning Images Of African Orisha Deities!

Artist Creates Stunning Images Of African Orisha Deities!

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Lewis attempts to conserve the essence of the deities while trying to potray them in new light, and seems to have done a good job at that!

Lewis attempts to conserve the essence of the deities while trying to potray them in new light, and seems to have done a good job at that!

Yemoja

Yemoja

Osumare

Osumare

Ibeji (twins- both males)

Ibeji (twins- both males)

Ibeji (twins- one male one female)

Ibeji (twins- one male one female)

Osun

Osun

Aganju

Aganju

Olokun

Olokun

Obatala

Obatala

Erinle

Erinle

Olorun

Olorun

Esu

Esu

Babaluaye

Babaluaye

Oko

Oko

Oba

Oba

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