Looking For Light – Healing Change, Nikon FE, Fuji Superia 400, Developed At Home

Healing change takes a tremendous amount of courage, hard work, and time. Keep growing and do what you can when you can.

What is therapeutic photography?

Therapeutic photography—maybe that sounds like a strange or unfamiliar term. Over time I’ve come to realize that I believe this is an accurate description of the type of photography I personally practice. What is therapeutic photography? Let’s take a quick look in the dictionary. Defining Therapeutic Here is one of the basic meanings of theContinue reading “What is therapeutic photography?”

Country roadside beauty on film – Fuji Superia 400

These images were taken over the summer. One evening I was outside testing out my Nikon F100 with my first roll of film and took these photos along the road just across from my home. Nikon F100, Sigma 35mm f/1.4Fuji Superia X-tra 400Taken June 2020Developed and scanned by The Darkroom Lab

#AMonthOnFilm – Mess

13—Mess Crumbs at Gideon’s spot at the table after lunch. A mess that is a sign of the leftover taco salad we enjoyed for lunch (Not a fan of the overexposure on this photo—still very much in the learning process with film…decided to just show this whole project—imperfections and all) #amonthonfilm is a photo projectContinue reading “#AMonthOnFilm – Mess”

#AMonthOnFilm – Afternoon shadow

12—Afternoon shadow The shadows of Ben and I standing together on our driveway. The day I took this we got to spend the day together just the two of us. #amonthonfilm is a photo project with prompts hosted by two photographers on InstagramPhoto taken: June 12, 2020 For this project I used: Nikon FE, KodakContinue reading “#AMonthOnFilm – Afternoon shadow”

#AMonthOnFilm – Layers

11—Layers Layers of emotions, feelings and trauma written on layers of paper in my journal #amonthonfilm is a photo project with prompts hosted by two photographers on InstagramPhoto taken: June 11, 2020 For this project I used: Nikon FE, Kodak Portra 400 film developed & scanned by The Darkroom Lab

#AMonthOnFilm – Something comforting

10—Something comforting Holding onto my blanket while sitting on the couch. Had a really hard afternoon and spent it on the couch with the comfort of my soft, warm blanket #amonthonfilm is a photo project with prompts hosted by two photographers on InstagramPhoto taken: June 10, 2020 For this project I used: Nikon FE, KodakContinue reading “#AMonthOnFilm – Something comforting”

#AMonthOnFilm – A mindful moment

9—A mindful moment Went outside on the porch while it was raining at a time when I was struggling—hearing the rain, feeling the rain, seeing the rain #amonthonfilm is a photo project with prompts hosted by two photographers on InstagramPhoto taken: June 9, 2020 For this project I used: Nikon FE, Kodak Portra 400 filmContinue reading “#AMonthOnFilm – A mindful moment”

#AMonthOnFilm – Traces of covid

5—Traces of covidJust a picture on my phone that I took yesterday of me and Ben at his oncology appointment. It was so strange to have to go through a screening line to enter the hospital and have to wear a mask (until now that’s been normal for my husband but not me). I wasContinue reading “#AMonthOnFilm – Traces of covid”

#AMonthOnFilm – 6 pm

2—6 pm The sun shining on weeds across the street from our house. I am thankful to live in the country with quiet, open space and a beautiful view as the sun sets. #amonthonfilm is a photo project with prompts hosted by two photographers on InstagramPhoto taken: June 2, 2020 For this project I used:Continue reading “#AMonthOnFilm – 6 pm”