Dorothy Margaret Collie

I have had these moments over the past couple years where I have thought about deleting my Facebook account.  I have always hesitated to do it and just end up deactivating it when those feeling come up.  I have years and years of photos and memories archived on my Facebook account.  Today was one of…

con·fi·dence

con·fi·dence  (ˈkänfədəns) n.  1. a feeling of self-assurance arising from one’s appreciation of one’s own abilities or qualities. “she’s brimming with confidence” This word perfectly describes Noelle; and our subsequent shoot.  She carries herself in such a manner that you can’t help but notice the air of confidence she exudes.  It isn’t cockiness or arrogance; instead it…

Nomophobia

  nomophobia : fear of being without access to a working cell phone   As I go through my archive of images this afternoon, I have noticed how many frames I have shot where the people I am working with are on their phones.  Sending a text message.  Creating a story for Snapchat and Instagram.  A…

clinomania

I haven’t shot anything in over 4 months.  Well, that is not 100% true.  I have half a roll of Ilford HP5+ that I have taken of my daughters until the batteries finally died on my film body.  And with the impending “snow-pocalypse” about to hit Austin tonight, I just started a fire while dinner…