Women’s March, NYC, 2018

When the patriarchy needs to be brought down many pegs, you make an album. Here it is. For the women who need to be heard and need to be given the change they deserve in a system that is keeping them down. If I don’t have the power to make change directly, then I haveContinue reading “Women’s March, NYC, 2018”

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”

Writers’ Salon, No. 13

• • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • Prompt • One Man’s Trash • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • Write a short piece inspired by the prompt (about 600 words). Anything and everythingContinue reading “Writers’ Salon, No. 13”

Writers’ Salon, No. 12

• • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • Prompt • Eclipse • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • Write a short piece inspired by the prompt (about 600 words). Anything and everything is welcome—poems!Continue reading “Writers’ Salon, No. 12”

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”

Keep Being Proud

Acceptance is A Must After my second year attending the New York PRIDE March, I consider where I might have last witnessed a more open and joyful environment. Proud. Maybe it was watching legions at the 2017 Women’s March after our so-called “President” took office, maybe it was a nerd-filled theater antsy for the newestContinue reading “Keep Being Proud”

Any NYC Night

A Collection New York City, with utter ease, creates opportunities for special photographs. Here is a collection of just a few of those moments captured, which I hope expose but-a-glimpse of what makes this city so darn special. See collection at www.priime.com/n_fanji/any-nyc-night