Symbolically, the temple stands as a representation of Mount Meru, the sacred home of the Hindu gods from ancient texts.
However, to the dismay of most individuals who are afraid of reptiles, garter snakes can be found en masse throughout the entire island when one decides to veer (not-so-far, but still) off the beaten path.
Definitely one of my more provocative shoots, the aim was to exemplify this idea and emotion of love, inspiration and materialism through the series. Again, it really takes a lot of courage and trust to create something so outspoken — something typically hard to achieve when working with other artists — but it's easily achieved here when shooting alongside other inspired visionaries like SoundsOfCuartz and EightSix:Media.
For those seekers wishing to check out the majority of these falls in a single day, good luck trying to fit more than five falls into your schedule!
Contemporarily, Montreal is highly regarded as "Canada's Cultural Capital," according to Monocle magazine. The region holds a tradition of producing both jazz and rock music, alongside producing many talented artists in the fields of: visual arts, theatre, dance and even mixed martial arts.