What did you wish for?
Whilst exploring the theme 'detachment' I focused on the impact of technology and social media on our behaviour.
This art directed scene symbolises the way social situations have changed since the introduction of social media and smart phones. Blowing the candles out on a birthday cake, a situation that used to bring families together particularly more than any other, now appears to be just another chance to make a post. The magical idea of blowing out a candle and making a wish has been replaced by the flash of an iPhone camera and a post on Facebook.
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