This is Rachel. The coolest and most stylish woman I know, holding elegance with every outfit. At the same time, she’s the most outrageous and wild soul you will ever meet.
After travelling the world with her, experiencing diverse cultures with her, making lifelong memories with her and now living with her here in paradise, I have discovered that she is not only my best friend, but also my best girl, and my ultimate muse.
Over the weekend we drove Rachel’s’ vintage Volkswagen around Byron and Bangalow and shot “GIRL”. A mini-series I shot on 35mm film in the early hours of the day, chasing the sun around town as it rose.
I believe that “GIRL” portrays her raw beauty, power, strength and soul. I’ve tried to capture the innocence of summer and the euphoric feeling of freedom.
Words & Photographs // Brydie Watson @brydiewatsoncreative
Muse // Rachel Fleming @rachfleming
Clothing // @brahminyexchange
Gear // 35mm film
Are you an emerging creative? Come join the Summer Seekers squad.
Summer Seekers is an original program developed by Summersite to support and encourage emerging creatives. The #SummerSeekers brings together budding storytellers – writers, stylists, photographers and videographers with a focus on high-quality imagery and binge-worthy editorial.
Showcase your summer inspired travel, lifestyle fashion and music festival content on Summersite to build your cred, win prizes, expand your network, create new opportunities and be a part of the Summersite Crew. Submit your creative work here