I have been developing the character of Rye Belamy for several years. Belamy has a backstory, but I keep it to myself. Using myself as the model, I capture Belamy in photos at various points in his solitary life as I strive to maintain a sense of mystery about who he is and what he is up to.
Rye Belamy, sitting watch with rifle in hand.
Rye Belamy staring into mirror.
Rye Belamy contemplates the mess on the floor.
Rye Belamy coming out of the shed.
Rye Belamy takes a shower in the yellow room.
Rye Belamy drives through a rain storm.
Rye Belamy takes a break in the desert.
Rye Belamy pauses for a roadside portrait.
Rye Belamy washes up at the motel.
Rye Belamy waits all night for the call.
Rye Belamy finally goes to bed.
Rye Belamy abandoned the car to walk on foot to the next stop.