Curves

I used to be extremely overweight, I weighed 140 kg/308 lbs, and looking in the mirror used to be the hardest things in the world. I avoided my reflection like the plague and when I did saw myself, I would die a little inside. There was a point in my life where I decided I was done feeling hideous and awful about myself…Something needed to change! I flushed my medication through the toilet, dragged myself … Continue readingCurves

Texture

This week was all about observing the world, looking to find beautiful patterns, shapes, objects, or fabrics. The world is filled with beauty and extraordinary things, the only thing you have to do is open your eyes! So that’s what I did this week… I looked around on my way to work, at home, and every time I left the house. I love to go on the “hunt” for a great shot, to see beyond … Continue readingTexture

Wide Aperture

For me, there is something natural about “Wide Aperture”, because that’s how I see the world without my glasses or contact lenses. I used to hate the fact that, naturally, I can’t see sharp beyond 20 cm’s and I used to really hate putting on my glasses/contacts first thing in the morning. Now I feel there is something magical about the blurriness. Those pretty lights turning into blobs, perfectly sharp objects turning into mysterious shapes… … Continue readingWide Aperture

(Not so) Macro

So this week I was super busy with a new job and saying goodbye to my old life.I closed the eventful week with my birthday on sunday and celebrated it at the beach with my boyfriend. I was looking for a great subject for this week’s theme, Macro, and decided to get up close and personal with this little jellyfish, I named it “Fristi”, that was sunbathing near the sea. I didn’t have a macro … Continue reading(Not so) Macro