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IT pros who aren hard headed insistent on backups isn doing their clients any service. As for cost, I have actually set up a few clients with backups pro bono even though they couldn afford the work I had bid. I figure it be to my own advantage, not just theirs, to have one rather than not, should the need arise..
The project started when I visited a school for blind children for a documentary I was making. There, I met a boy affected with albinism for the first time and I was astonished: he was the physical embodiment of a type of beauty that was at the same time vulnerable, fragile but also unearthly and powerful. In my portraits of people with albinism, they become almost transparent; the light passes through their skin making them look as if they have become one with it.
Nike è un marchio che possiedo nel mio guardaroba sin da quando ero ragazzina e che continuo ad indossare oggi che sono una donna trentenne. Il messaggio che desidero mandare agli uomini e alle donne di tutte le taglie ed età è quello di accettare il proprio corpo nella sua interezza senza lasciarsi scoraggiare dalle immagine improbabili proposte dai media. Non fatevi spaventare dal fitness ma sappiate che tutti i corpi sono in grado di essere in forma.
E dunque mi sento un po’ a metà, con un piede ben saldo per terra e la testa che a volte tira il cordino per avvicinarsi alle nuvole come i palloncini pieni di elio. Tanto, a riportarmi alla realtà ci stanno pensando i miei colleghi: arrivati tutti, già ricominciati i casini. Ma dubito che qualcosa possa scalfire la mia giornata..