In many of the world's religions, angels are spiritual beings who act as intermediaries between God and humans. Messengers of God, angels may serve any of a number of purposes. Their role may be to teach, command, or inform individuals of their destiny. Angels may also act to protect or help people.
The model, a ballet dancer, was shot on a white wall using a Paul Buff Einstein and 64" PLM. The sky was shot separately...I have a catalog of skies for compositing purposes. The planet and stone platform were found on Deviantart.