Mark Mawson is an international award-winning photographer based in London and Sydney. He specialises in people, fashion, still life and underwater photography. In 2014 Mark came second place in the International Photography Awards.
The ray of light peeking through the crack creates a blinding effect on the subject. The light is so bright that it blinds her vision, covering her eyes in the photo. The black and white filter makes the ray of light even more bright.