Sunday, August 15, 2010

Monday, May 31, 2010

And the children will be children... Ber Sheva and Sderot.

Indoor playground that doubles as a bomb shelter near the Gaza strip. On the trip we had trouble finding the right words to talk about this place. So I will just show you some pictures now.

Friday, May 28, 2010

Mitzpe Ramon, Israel.

The desert is the most peaceful place on earth.

Oh Yeah, I went to Israel.

I went to Israel over spring break. Here are pictures from the journey to the Holy Land and the bus ride to Yerucham. More pictures from the Israel adventures soon.

Thursday, May 6, 2010

My Athens... Athens, Ohio

I realized I have been quite neglectful of my blog this school year. This shall be no longer. As I am preparing to graduate in a few weeks, and my younger sister is preparing to begin her freshman year, I am realizing my Athens and her Athens will be very different. Here are some photos of people and places that are a part of my Athens.

Tuesday, March 9, 2010

The Dark Art of Description

Sometimes I feel like my favorite pictures I take are what photojournalists would consider "pictures of nothing", meaning that the photos don't have any content or any value to an audience. I recently read an essay about how sometimes details rather than character development and plot can carry a story. The essay, The Dark Art of Description by Patricia Hampl was about writing creative non-fiction but I feel like I can apply the same idea to my photography. Here is what I came up with.

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Botanical Gardens, Melbourne

Seeing so many vibrant colors in the dead of Winter makes me miss summer in Melbourne even more. Here are a few from the Botanical Gardens.