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Emerald City Gymnasts

Working in a Gymnastics Gym (with a Rock Climbing Wall on the back wall), it never occurred to me (until recently) that I should take photos of these amazing young athletes. I often get distracted while at work just witnessing them doing phenomenal physically-demanding movements on rings, bars, poles, and floors. Wanting to expand my …

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Week 01 – Be here now.

  First official Project 52 photo!! The idea behind this self-portrait is all about being present and aware. I recently sat a Ten-Day Vipassana Mediation Course that taught me so much about living a peaceful and positive life, and this inspired me to create something that symbolized the peace on the inside, even while things …

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Week 0 – Project 52

  To start things off, I thought I’d do a BTS (behind the scenes) of the Project 52 Promo Photo. This image was pretty simple to create, though it required creating a blue background from scratch because, unfortunately, I don’t have an awesome blue wall like that where I live. I did, however, have a …

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Project 52

  I have officially decided to start my very own Project 52. For those of you who don’t know what that is, it basically means that I plan to shoot, edit, and post one self-portrait every week for one year (52 weeks in a year, get it?) with the intention to improve my skills and …

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Pool Party

There’s nothing like a good pool party with new friends! I decided to bring my camera gear and setup lights for some diving board shots, and I’m really happy with how they turned out. I got tons of greats photos, but these ones were some of my favorites. For some of these shots, I played …