A Day In The Life Of An Imperial Stormtrooper

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For his ongoing series ‘The Other Side‘, photographer Jorge Pérez Higuera depicts the daily life of imperial stormtroopers. By placing the fictional characters into everyday situations, the project sheds light on how daily routines can be perceived in a humorous way when seen in a new context. The project was inspired by French sociologist Bordieu, and in particular this quote, which Higuera refers to in a statement: “The daily routine is every man’s life. There is no such man, regardless of his ‘insubstantiality’, who can merely live the daily routine, although it would mainly absorb him. The daily routine is the life of the man who is complete…”

All images © Jorge Pérez Higuera

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