Why Focus on Photography

A Side Quest in Storytelling THE CELEBRATION I recently realized why my love for photography has exponentially grown in the past years, and why I’ve focused to sharpen the skill. As a storyteller, I truly appreciate what one can see in a single photograph, the little nuances that help tell a novel through a singleContinue reading “Why Focus on Photography”

The Magical Places

Pray for Those At different stages in our lives magical places appear that we need more than ever before. Your mother’s lap as a small child, your first bedroom filled with imagination, a friend’s basement during troubling teen years, a corner of your college campus to hide away, a new city as you get closeContinue reading “The Magical Places”

ICP Exposure, Light, and Composition

Never Not Learning I recently took a course at the International Center of Photography (ICP) to more deeply explore exposure, light, and composition. This was my first time taking a class at ICP, and really my first classroom experience for photography in general. I would strongly endorse all learning opportunities—always will—and this is no exception.Continue reading “ICP Exposure, Light, and Composition”

My World Purple and Pink, Pt. 1

Exploring NY with LomoChrome Purple Colors can soothe or excite, can be subtle or pop, can hide or define. On the other hand, the altering of colors can help you see a new world, even if you’ve already been staring right at it for years. Even when you think you know your surroundings, change aContinue reading “My World Purple and Pink, Pt. 1”

One Camera’s Journey Around The World

#TheTravelingFilmCamera LA based photographer Christine Bartolucci asked some questions to our iPhone obsessed generation: Do you remember film? Do you remember dropping your film at a lab and waiting for the images to be developed? Do you remember a time without instant gratification? Yes, might seem like millennial, hipster speak, but it’s actually a lotContinue reading “One Camera’s Journey Around The World”

Student Photographers Refine Young Talent

A Student Showcases from R Culture: Mixtape Blue Photographers in New York City are a-plenty—from tourists aiming at the tall buildings to the inspired-semi-pro who just enjoy shooting up the city. And, of course, there are the true professionals who chose the most beautiful city in the world as their home. Sometimes, within the 35mmContinue reading “Student Photographers Refine Young Talent”