Encountered this beauty while shooting 35mm in a backyard garden.
I really like this photo. It reminds me of the seventies for some reason. It’s grainy, and takes me back to another time. In reality, the photo was taken December 2012. I shot it with 35mm film, 80mm lens, Minolta camera. I shot with slide film instead of negative film, which I then cross processed […]
As my father and I explored the great rocks of Joshua Tree, he noticed one small tree at the top of a bolder growing in a seemingly impossible place. He said to himself, “that’s me,” meaning that he’s found a place to grow and thrive even in a difficult environment. That particular tree was too […]
This woman had been waiting for her food at a restaurant for a solid thirty minutes, while at the same time trying to console an upset infant. She had been completely caught up in her child’s every need until she finally hit a breaking point and had to disconnect. I snapped this image in a […]
We’d gone on a long winding drive, completely lost through the San Bernardino mountains. We’d just left cold weather, and some snow behind, and to our surprise stumbled across a desert and dry river bed. The way that the sunlight was hitting the landscape, we had to jump out of the car and explore.
She was standing by herself, possibility waiting for someone, but all alone on a busy walkway. I couldn’t quite figure out what she was looking at, but she had a huge smile on her face, and seemed genuinely happy. Perhaps lost in thought, or just taking in the beauty of a cold crisp fall day.