Hello Jan + Feb Snapshots

“A Diary of Favorite Shots” — In January, I looked for additional photography work. By February, I found some, and my personal photography updates slowed down. I’m now training in a new photography-related job, waiting (and excited) to see how things work out. Hello Jan + Feb introduces more shots from my personal work in the last two months, and includes some new Hipstamatic snapshots. A handful of others accompanied recent articles in the South Reporter, which will be featured on the “Articles” page soon.

Hello September Snapshots

“A Diary of Favorite Shots” — My struggle to find subject matter in Mississippi continued into September, and I pushed myself to be proactive. I used to shoot wherever I landed, with whatever happened around me, but with little happening here, I didn’t have the luxury of passivity. I used anything, and everything, as an excuse to shoot. Often, I came home frustrated. Other times, I frustrated the people around me with my restlessness. Finally, two weeks into the month, I felt like I was falling into a style that suited the south. I could put images next to each other, and they made sense in a group. I shot mostly still lifes, texture, and grit. When I found a common thread, I decided to give my iPhone a break, and I started carrying my DSLR everywhere. I wanted to think about archiving my work, printing it, and framing it. To do that, I needed to shoot larger files. “Hello September” brings together some of my favorite shots from ProCamera for the iPhone 4S, plus shots taken with my Canon 7D. All were edited with Lightroom. I still don’t have a groove for shooting. But I found some ideas for […]