Category: Self-portraits

07 Jan

12 Self Portraits in 2014

This is a lot of photos of me in one blog post but I wanted to put the twelve images together in one place to acknowledge the completion of the series. It was one of the creative things I accomplished in 2014 that I am not particularly proud of because most of these are not […]

04 Jan

One Self Portrait a Month: Red Portrait

I had big plans for my December self portrait of an elaborate set involving paper wings and creative photoshop manipulations. But when it came time to shoot something I chose to keep it simple and just get her done. I decided this final portrait needed to be red, which is my favourite colour, and I […]

04 Dec

One Self Portrait A Month: Hibernation

My November self portrait is one of those that barely squeaked under the end of month deadline. I was so caught up in preparing for the Culture Crawl all month that I didn’t have time to spare for this project. I wanted to set it aside finally but my need to complete things saw me […]

22 Sep

One Self Portrait a Month: Living In Colour

Last week I came across this colourful couch abandoned along a side street in my neighbourhood. Someone went to a lot of trouble to cover the entire thing with a range of neon colours – orange, green, pink, and yellow, with a bit of accented silver duct tape. It’s pretty spectacular and special, so I […]

27 Aug

One Self Portrait a Month: In Bloom

One self portrait a month in 2014 continues with a lovely colourful addition to the series. I was much more determined this time to shoot a new image and get it done before the end of the month. Late July and August is the time of year I can find dahlias at the farmers market. […]

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