This was taken on the same day as this one, on the inadequacy of gym towels.
I don’t think I’ve used this photo before (apologies if I have). However, it’s a favorite of mine. No nudity, but I’m sure I remember thinking, as he took the photo, “You’ll want to remember this feeling, Maria. On an adventure and just been fucked, you’ll definitely want to remember this.” And I was right. … [Read more…]
This is a different shot from the Pencil Skirt photo shoot. I loved the original photo, but this version shows off my shoes, which I also love, a little bit better (thus the title). I think the black and white, and including the window, gives it a different feel.
This is from the same photo shoot that brought Dark Room, in my old leaky attic. (Worry not, I’ve re-roofed my house since this was taken – no longer leaky!) But where Dark Room seemed sinister, my pose and the light here reminds me more of a barn at sunrise or something like that.
This is a front version of Undo, a photo from 2015. I had a hard time posting that one, I thought the front shots were just too much at that time. Too much belly, too many rolls, etc. But looking back through, they are OK. It doesn’t make me cringe so much to look at … [Read more…]
The original of this photo involved a much bigger book. I liked that one, but I like this one too. I like the green plant and the fact that you can see more of me. (This might have something to do with the fact that I’m slightly more free with my face on here now … [Read more…]
The original of this was called Untitled Monochrome, but in looking at the original images, I kind of like the warmth of the color version. The faded bruise is a little more evident, the whole thing seems softer, somehow, in color.
Honestly, I can’t believe I am doing this. I’ve always admired those who participated in February Photo Fest and I’ve always passed, thinking there was no way I’d ever be organized enough to accomplish it. But this year, well, I’ve felt sort of uninspired lately. The fact that we are able to use past photos … [Read more…]