Ballet helped me forget my struggle with infertility. actually, it didn't help me so much as to forget as it did heal me of the desire to be a mother. a desire I had engrained in me since the age of 21.
Moscow-based photographer Alexander Yakovlev has an amazing talent for conveying the elegant, refined energy of dancers. His stunning studio portraits capture dancers mid-pose, exuding a grace and power that is fortified by the primarily black and white a