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    Media, Photos taken with Nikon D3100, Film photos (scanned) taken with Cannon AE-1. Concept was to explore the Self and the Other. The Self bei… Read More
    Media, Photos taken with Nikon D3100, Film photos (scanned) taken with Cannon AE-1. Concept was to explore the Self and the Other. The Self being every thing I am and accept while the Other are the things I am but perhaps fear being. My Mother was a huge motivation for me to try harder, never settle, and to keep reaching for more. I think she saw something in me I could not see in myself. Her passing left me facing an overwhelming doubt in myself, which has fueled my desire to live up to my mother’s aspirations for me. Because I am my Mother’s Daughter Process; I took multiple photos of my living space then took a photo of myself in the space, stitching the photos together to make these large format pano photos. Then I placed in the scans of the film in each photo, resizing and masking accordingly. Purpose/Intention; Since my mother’s passing I’ve wanted to do something with the photos I have left of her. Simply enlarging them didn’t seem satisfy my feelings but this project served as an kind of art therapy for me as I explored with different medias and compositions. Read Less
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