carla's academy

Dancer on piano in “Masquerade” by Annarella Academy Ballet, 2011. Photograph by Carla Portugal.

Portugal presents images full of magic and grace. Using the Hasselblad H3D camera, Portugal photographed a group of young and teenage ballerinas, with some having their faces obscured by a masquerade mask, performing their warm ups, splits and stunts in a Victorian-style mansion.