One of the ways that I pass the time on my break at work is to scroll through media as a way to decompress. Recently I came across a quote that hit home. To paraphrase “Instead of worrying about our end goal and how hard it is to achieve, one should concentrate on the next…
The pressure to create
While going through my Instagram, I realised that I hadn’t posted in a few months. Although I was unphased, a thought popped into my mind. During the early years of the platform, I was told that in order to have a large following, I needed to post at least twice a day. Even though a…
Some would think that the most challenging aspect of photography would either be planning/capture or the processing of images. The most challenging part for me lately has been the naming. Others prefer not to name their images and they are valid reasons not to do so. I’d learned early on that naming is what works…
In this creative game, it is important that we keep going whether your outlet is photography, painting, writing etc… Before diving into creating abstract,I had refuted the idea simply because it would not be expected of me. Being an introvert/people pleaser means that I often do thing that often made me deeply unhappy. Pleasing others…
Monday’s Photography Inspiration – Roger Fenton
Roger Fenton was a British photographer born in August 1819, noted as one of the first war photographers. He was born in Crimble Hall, Heywood, Lancashire into a wealthy family. He was the fourth of seven children. Roger Fenton is a towering figure in the history of photography, the most celebrated and influential photographer in England during the…
Monday’s Photography Inspiration – Clarence John Laughlin
“The creative photographer sets free the human contents of objects; and imparts humanity to the inhuman world around him.” – Clarence John Laughlin Clarence John Laughlin was an American photographer born in 1905. He was best known for his surrealist photographs of the American South. His rocky childhood, southern heritage, and interest in literature influenced his work greatly….
Cravings – Minute
This image literally summarises what last year was for me. A year where I had loads of questions and also a year where I learned a lot about myself. On the other hand, you will find that my work had a lot more simplicity introduced. Simplicity and peace is something that I readily crave. Living…
A city with many stories
What I like about cities and architecture is the stories they tell. All those years standing, housing many people, many cultures etc… All those untold stories I wish that I knew… Prints and Ebook available on my site:http://www.pamelaaminou.com/shop/
Lis dans yeux..
One thing we all strive for is pushing ourselves to be the best version of ourselves. So here’s to our better versions……………. Prints and Ebook available on my site:http://www.pamelaaminou.com/shop/
“We are all visitors here, in this time, in this place. We are just passing through. Our purpose here is to observe, to learn, to grow and to love, and then we return home.” – Australian Aboriginal proverb