Photography as Place-making

My friend, Dr. Maria Fee, professor of theology and the arts, collected a few images from my ongoing series of sidewalk scenes and architectural photos taken while walking around my city of Pasadena, CA. She sees it as an expression of the artistic practice of place-making and invited me to join her in a conversation about my practice using photography as a way of paying attention to where I live.

We recorded our conversation. You can listen to it here.

 

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It’s turtles all the way down #fujix10 #latergram

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Mornig light

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Red light #patagonia #Pasadena #fujix100s

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Pink & shadows #fujix100s

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Building and cloud #canon5dmki

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#pasadena buildings

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Light gradient #fujix100s #tclx100

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In the shadows #fujix100s #tclx100

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Blue and Red #nwpasadena

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Donut burger perspective #pasadena

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7/11

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Palm shadows downtown #womensmarchla #fujix100s

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Shadows and concrete

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Lots of lines #fujix100s #tclx100

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Sodium lights through trees #fujix100s

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Fire escape #fujix100s #oldtown #Pasadena

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Skylight

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Sunglasses: the original Instagram filter

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