leap: risking not being brilliant (but wonderful still)

ballerina mid-flight

photo credit: collection of john and teenuh foster

We’re adding this to our collection of “leap and fly” photos that we see as so emblematic of the willingness to “take a leap”, risk, try new things. We love this one because the dancer is so game, and looks like an ordinary person doing what she loves, maybe not brilliantly, but wonderful all the same.

via Design Observer

photos courtesy collection of John and Teenuh Foster

Related posts: when going slowly is ‘taking a leap’
jump! leap! (philippe halsman)
glacier point: wonder and daring
‘jump!’ (the movie)
‘leap and the net will appear’…

One Response to leap: risking not being brilliant (but wonderful still)

  1. Sara 10.11.2012 at 9:17pm #

    this is lovely, do this despite what others may feel

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