let the light inlet the light innothing's too dark tolet the light kiss The sun & the clouds were doing something magical today & I happened to walk right into it. I feel like I finally understand what photographers mean when they talk about lightening. It ruins or makes a photo. Before I kinda nodded… Continue reading L I G H T
"Today we saw beauty at a new level. God made a spectacular thing out of Scotland. I feel like it's a place that looks like something that lives in my heart & I've imagined it for so long, that being in it has felt normal and homey..but it also blows my mind." -my journal, September 8th… Continue reading Scotland/Ireland- Part 1
I had a roll of black and white film sitting in my camera for a long time before I ever pressed the shutter. The fact that the film had been in there for so long gave me a little anxious push, so I took these photos really quick and impatiently. They are less about composure… Continue reading Less About Composure
This last week went by so fast. Portland-Salem-Kirkland-Seattle. These are the 4 places I was last week. I tagged along with the Bethel School of Discipleship (BSSD) mission trip in Portland and fell in love with the city. We drove from Arcata on the 7th to Portland and I stayed till the Saturday Market. Also, on… Continue reading -driving fast through a big city at night-
This past December I was in Rajasthan, India. Whenever I brought up this state to Indians, the first thing they said was always, "Oh, the desert" or they laughed and said to be prepared for the worst. I was blown away by how much I loved Rajasthan and how much I want to go back.These photos… Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Street Life (Northern India)
I’ve been procrastinating this blog post. I even thought about just skipping over it because it’s too much to explain. But I did make this blog to document life and to figure out what I want to do with photography, and if I didn’t write about my past 5 months, then this would just be… Continue reading An attempt at explaining what I’ve been doing the past 5 months.
This weekend we went to an abandoned factory, in a town over called Berthelsdorf (I think). One of the photography leaders, Taylor, took us and showed us this building that used to be a light bulb factory. It's only a 15 minute walk from my apartment, so I can go back anytime I want to… Continue reading Abandoned Factory/Color Film
I've only been on one big, life-changing adventure so far (one is a pretty good number for a 19-year-old) but now I am set up for the next big thing...I'm going to school in Germany!! I never ever dreamed of going to Germany. I never even thought of traveling as a passion until a year… Continue reading Another Adventure [night blogging about the future]
Went to San Francisco last weekend. Many wonderful things happened.