Posted by: Jo Briton
Tue, 10 Jun 2014
These photographs are shocking and powerful in equal measure.
Photographer Richard Johnson of Spectacle Photo has a powerful series called ‘Weapon of Choice’ that highlights the pain caused by hurtful words.
The Weapon of Choice Project was conceived to provide a visual demonstration of the power of verbal abuse, and it is meant to provoke a conversation about the problems of domestic violence, child abuse, and bullying.
they will enable people to better visualise
how words have the power to inflict trauma on others, as well as give a voice to
people who have been abused.
The project is particularly meaningful to Johnson, as he has experienced physical and emotional abuse in the past.
Read more about the Weapon of Choice Project on the website.
Source: Design Taxi