Despite knowing loads about the nutritional contents of our favorite fruits and vegetables, we know very little about their mystical origins.
NYC-based photographer Maciek Jasik was intrigued by legends surrounding popular fruits and vegetables like watermelon and squash. So he started, “The Secret Lives of Fruits and Vegetables“, a series which harkens back to the esoteric nature of each fruit with its eerie depiction. Each fruit and vegetable, Jasik says, “offers its own indelible powers beyond our narrow habits of thought.”
Check out the moody recreations below and follow Jasik on Tumblr for regular updates.