In life we can often become overwhelmed by expectation and deciding who we are supposed to be. Most often we need to be reminded as to what we love, what we are most passionate about and to give ourselves permission to follow our own path. In this photo series our young CDC dancers are exploring the courage it takes to begin the first steps toward following their own dreams, even if they can't yet see the path ahead. Take in the beauty of the Almaden hills, the passion of these young women, and the strength we must all find to follow our own path...
Concept by Marissa Alava, Chelsea Lauwers, Allison Fields | Photography by Alexander Bauzon