Photographic Portrayal of “Brave New World”

Brave New World Project

My project focuses on depicting aspects of “Brave New World” through original photography based on my understanding and perspective. The photographs will symbolize or compare (to our society) themes, events, feelings, characters, relationships and objects from the novel.


This photo represents the World State as the perfect world. Where everyone has a perfect life and a perfect world. The habitants of the World State have simple, mindless jobs and can travel around the World in a matter of minutes. When they aren’t feeling great, they just take some soma and all is well again.

To me, this image pretty much sums up my idea of a “perfect world”: The sun, beach, ocean, palm trees and an amusement park.

Photograph was captured in Santa Monica, CA. Continue reading