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Liberate Your Art
Photographer, Reader, Writer, Thinker, Dreamer
I bought my first SLR camera (a Yashica TL-ELECTRO) when I was 17 and imagined I would become a great photographer. My love of photography, unfortunately, was thwarted by a photo-journalism class (the first "C" in college, but not the last!) as well as several packages of accidentally exposed photo paper and the high cost of film on a student budget. An unexpected gift of a Canon Rebel xSI four years ago reawakened those old, dormant dreams. A bit wiser now, I knew that photog instructor was full of bs even if technically he was pretty good. I began snapping away and haven't looked back. Mostly, I shoot nature photography because flowers and rocks don't talk back at you when you pose them.
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There is a vitality, a life force, an energy, a quickening, that is translated through you into action, and because there is only one of you in all time, this expression is unique. And if you block it, it will … Continue reading
Nobody has ever measured, not even poets, how much the heart can hold. ~ Zelda Fitzgerald
Isn’t life a series of images that change as they repeat themselves? ~ Andy Warhol
And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom. ~ Anais Nin
The “Amen of Nature” is always a flower ~ Oliver Wendell Holmes
The beauty is inside in the eye of the beeholder. This is my entry for this week’s WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge. Check out how others interpreted Inside here.
Flower or weed?
A morning-glory at my window satisfies me more than the metaphysics of books. ~ Walt Whitman