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This is what it is to be happy

“I felt my lungs inflate with the onrush of scenery—air, mountains, trees, people. I thought, “This is what it is to be happy.” ~ Sylvia Plath, The Bell Jar


create a diagonal line

try creating a diagonal line with the faces at different heights and all the people in the group touching.

“I just love to work on something until I get it right. To me, what’s important and what I enjoy is not the finished photograph but the process.

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There's So Much Beauty in the World

“It’s hard to stay mad, when there’s so much beauty in the world. Sometimes I feel like I’m seeing it all at once, and it’s too much, my heart fills up like a balloon that’s about to burst… And then I remember to relax, and stop trying to hold on to it, and then it flows through me like rain and I can’t feel anything but gratitude for every single moment of my stupid little life.” ~ American Beauty


Arrival and Departure

“Arrival in the world is really a departure and that, which we call departure, is only a return.” ~ Dejan Stojanovic, The Sun Watches the Sun


“Documentary Photographers make visual sense of current thinking.”

 Val Williams


raising the camera height

raising the camera height lengthens the nose, narrows the chin and jaw line, and broadens the forehead.