Beauty on the Mountaintop: The Graceful Elegance of The Sól Goddess.

Via on Mar 21, 2012

“Beauty is a Light in the Heart.”

Kahlil Gibran


My work is about an emotion  for which I have no words.

~ Robert Sturman

Noelle Beaugureau, The  Sól Goddess, is a frequent and luminous subject in Sturman’s work. Together, they have created a highly inspired body of work in the mountains and by the sea. Noelle left a career in the fashion industry and is now a celebrated yoga teacher in Los Angeles. She designed and hand-made her dress for this shoot (with the exception of the last image). Keep your eyes open for Noelle’s debut in the next issue (May 2012) of Yoga Journal, featuring a full page image from this series.

Learn more about Noelle right here.

See the entire portfolio of The Sól Goddess here.

Follow Robert Sturman’s creative journey on Facebook here.


Editor: Kate Bartolotta

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9 Responses to “Beauty on the Mountaintop: The Graceful Elegance of The Sól Goddess.”

  1. Andrea Balt Andréa Balt says:

    The last three, b&w are my favorite.

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  2. Tanya Lee Markul Tanya Lee Markul says:

    Posting to Elephant Yoga on Facebook and Twitter.

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  4. Tanya Lee Markul Tanya Lee Markul says:


    Just posted to "Featured Today" on the Elephant Yoga homepage.

    Posting to Elephant Yoga on Facebook and Twitter.

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  5. Julian Walker yogijulian says:

    give it back, please.

  6. Julian Walker yogijulian says:

    (it is all in the toes…)

  7. jaime says:


  8. ~ fabric. lighting. connection. essence: in that order :)

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