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Aeris' Final Resting Place

By Adella
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The burial of Aeris Gainsborough from Final Fantasy 7. This is a sequential series of photos recreating in live action the iconic scene. This the final image. Aeris lies at her final resting place at the bottom of the pool within the City of the Ancients.

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Photography - Jan-Michael Losada
Aeris - Adella (Sarah Quillian) 
Costume Designer - Adella (Sarah Quillian)
Set Costumer - Vanessa Walton
Photo Assistant - Kristen Carr
Photo Assistant/Grip - Garrett Scott
BTS Videography - Landon Donoho

Special Thanks:
Alessandro Schiassi, Luca Pisanu, and Lamberto Azzariti, for helping me push out of my comfort zone with this and really produce something special and beautiful!

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Aeris Gainsborough's Burial - Cosplay by Adella Aeris Underwater - Cosplay by Adella Aeris Sinking Into the Depths - Cosplay by Adella

Image details
Image size
1429x953px 289.83 KB
Canon EOS 7D
Shutter Speed
1/200 second
Focal Length
16 mm
ISO Speed
Date Taken
Jul 18, 2015, 12:06:41 PM
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How did you pull off this underwater shot? Excellent.

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Your underwater photography is absolutely beautiful and the model did a spectacular job!
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Thank you so much!!! <3

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SonnyReb's avatar
That was a tearjerker for sure.
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LittleLadyAquamarine's avatar
Completely stunning!! I don't have enough words to praise this enough. Wow... :O
Lillllly's avatar
Too gorgeous you look just like her
UsagiYogurt's avatar
That looks amazing.
AngelMariaStars's avatar
So amazing! I love the way your hair is in this pic! Keep doing these wonderful pics!
Ouca's avatar
So beautiful! The hair in this shot is absolutely perfect! And once again, I am flabbergasted by how serene your face is! Amazing job!
iiamapoptartt's avatar
This whole set is amazing!
breathelifeindeeply's avatar
I'm so consed. Is this your real hair ? *0*.  Well if not it looks so natural. And if so, *0*
Very beautiful, the whole series. Kudos! (or Kupo! may be more appropriate.)
Reenigrl's avatar
I hope you didnt spend too long doing your hair just to get it washed out. X) regardless this pics came out amazing! 
Dagger-13's avatar
You get two amazing points for this - one for being a stunning, perfect shot, and one for using the 'correct' spelling of her name ;)

Seriously though, beautiful :clap:
Cloudochan's avatar
wow this is beautiful.......such a sad moment, but very original
TimmyTrex's avatar
Now I am even more super sad.
CarnalConcepts's avatar
Amazing job. The creators of the game will be proud.
Elly3981's avatar
I wonder if the water is magic and will preserve her body?
CJ-DB's avatar
Great job and very pretty! :aww:
Congratulations your team. :D
Nice traces of blood, but it lacks the wound inflicted by Sephiroth seen another photo on Facebook. :)
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