Years ago… one of my photog buddies told me to keep ALL of my photos cause you never know how.when they may come in handy. So glad I listened! Back in 2014, I captured this extraordinary Atlanta artist “Raury” who has taken on this new Crystal Healing phenomenon. Have you ever heard of this practice?? This alternative medicine is believed to have a calming power that reduces anxiety and stress. Hmmm… sounds pretty good & safe to me.
This healing method actually falls in line for an alternative musician like Raury. Check out this clip of him explaining his logic to Sway Calloway Radio:
Now, I’ve seen stones used in spas but never thought anything more than just another relaxing method. Even mega celebrities like Sam Smith has decided to give it a try… so I did a little research and learned that Crystal healing therapy involves placing gemstones on the body to draw out negative energy which can lead to disease and other bad toxins . LEARN more at Livescience.com
I captured these photo of Raury, R&B hip hop artist while photographing the new Auburn Ave pop up shops and I knew there was something special about this 19 year old song-writer (other than the crowds that gathered around him) 🙂
Check out his song “All We Need” from his new album released in October 2015: