Why I do photography

Hello! You know, it's hard to keep up something if you're not entirely sure why you're doing it. It's made even worse when you have mental illnesses which constantly eat away at your personality and interests leaving you feeling so uninterested, empty and inadequate. Now you add that with more responsibilities such as employment and… Continue reading Why I do photography

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Without The Blue Eyes

I recently read "The Bluest Eye" by Toni Morrison and it left me with SO many thoughts. I've especially reflected on the different ways we internalise Eurocentric beauty standards until we hate every part of who we are if it doesn't look like what "beauty" supposedly looks like. "The death of self-esteem can occur quickly, easily… Continue reading Without The Blue Eyes

On photography and #nofilter

  Sometimes you just have to reveal yourself as you really are. It's scary not relying on any kind of enhancements to better the image you want to present. There's so much vulnerability which comes with being able to say "this is just it", as you share something which isn't cropped or edited from its… Continue reading On photography and #nofilter

Oh boy, another new year blog.

I'm pretty sure "starting a blog" is one of the top New Year's Resolutions people make every year, along with eating healthier and joining the gym. Like most resolutions, I bet there's dedication for a couple of weeks before being abandoned... But hey, there's something magical about the start of a new year. It feels… Continue reading Oh boy, another new year blog.