Month: March 2011

Film Series: Gabe

Now that I got my scanner to work, I’m going to be uploading my film work and do a little series on here. I recently just got into film photography, so it’s a work in progress. Here is one of the first pictures I’ve taken with film. I shoot with a Canon AE-1 and a Nikon FM-2 Also note that all of the photos that I will be uploading are raw. No edits, no touch ups, unless its work that I’ve done in the dark room. Advertisements

House dancing and realizing

Today I learned a new type of dance from a good friend of mine called house dancing. It consists of smooth movements along with quick and steady footwork. House music has up beat tempos, as well as slow, groovy ones. It’s always fun to learn a dance, and housing is extremely fun. But I don’t want to just talk about the dance itself, learning it made me realize some things. One is I’ve forgotten how fun it is to dance. The past months I’ve had the mindset of work hard and keep on training. Of course there is nothing wrong with that, but I totally forgot why I started dancing in the first place: to express. It was always “I have to do this”, and “I have to learn that”, when it should be “I’m glad that I’m doing this” and “I’m glad that I am doing that”. Basically, I just missed having fun. With that, it brings me to another point: lately I haven’t been true to myself. Just the past week or two, …