This has been a long time coming...
When I was in high school, I found this poem by Christina Rossetti called "Remember". It's about losing a loved one. It spoke to me so much that it became one of my three favorite poems (the other two are by Shakespeare and Neruda). When I started doing Lomography a few years back, I wanted to do a series inspired by this poem. Unfortunately, I never got the chance to. Then less than two years ago, I got my heart broken so badly and this poem helped me through that rough time. The wound has long healed and I finally have the courage talk about moving on through my photos. So I packed my Belair and my amazing tripod and set off to Malibu - to shoot a series inspired by both the poem and my heartbreak. Of course, the results aren't as good as they would have been had I used my Mamiya but I'm still happy, if only because I finally got to do this series and because it's a labor of love. My boyfriend and I got up at 5 am to drive all the way to Malibu for this series. My hands and feet were freezing the entire shoot AND we got a parking ticket for it so I really really hope people will enjoy the photos, even if they're not amazing quality.Taken by blueskyandhardrock with a Lomography Belair X 6-12 City Slicker (available in our Online Shop) loaded with Kodak E100VS film in Malibu, CA, United States. These tags describe this photo: cross-process, xpro, remember, goodbye, love, boy, girl, red, blue, green, double exposure, and doubles. Date: 2013-02-06. Time: Dawn. This photo can also be found in the album Remember - Saying Goodbye and Letting Go.
You are currently not logged in, do so now to add comments, like articles as well as photos, submit to competitions, translate articles and gain access to unlimited photo upload! If you are not registered yet, go here to find out more about Lomography and join now! If you just want a limited account for now you can use Twitter or Facebook. We would love to have you as a member here!
161 people like this photo
Liking photos helps us to present the best ones to you and others. 161 people like this photo. 161 people like this photo: heyfrida, sommarboken, remyleblanc, limpi, nural, freakoftheweek, aliceinchains, stolosapo, herbert-4, pauline_wildwind, tall_bastard, xaviru, ciricc, mczoum, atropaworkshop, zorki, ryszardl70, gepo1303, emkei, fadjaradiputra, erikagrendel, simonesavo, llcooldawe, waggrad00, frenchyfyl, clownshoes, andrejrusskovskij, stacy_mcpommes, macstef, ishifishy, jimjimm, juano, oskar73, simonaschiau, akula, hoseun, yago56, devildi, gatokinetik-o, naiseta, theoclunk, modern_nmt, paul_in_wonderland, _haustor, robertofiuza, guanatos, sara81, cocaneonkamerasutra, tsingtao, sandravo, zeewierkoekje, myfolkway, iidiko, alexaouaoua, purepaty, lostinprint, bloomchen, chesnokova, micky_s, junixers, ilc, alexyz, sweetyyydreams, masha_njam, troch, ecchymoses, walasiteodito, kaffeeschwester, francesghiani, kimo, dreamseller, adamo-75, gruenschildt, abdullah-aytac-581, kylesherman, sprofishgel, superlighter, earlybird, mightymouse, opon21, suizidekid, atria007, jaybees80, nacarilegea, maria_vlachou, dreadlockboy, undiscovered, whaleywonka, marcus_loves_film, tamsoam, danielnegreiros, weleasewoger72, rik041, mephisto19, bongofury, zorzyo, he-mo, pzzzenguin, polka-dot, kathepalacio, lawypop, kleeblatt, dida, barus, marieta, littlekoala, psit, neanderthalis, lostlittlekid, why-yu, kangiha, brommi, minilidia, alburnkat, aldaer, samgrinsell, furn7973, alexes, onkel-m, mafiosa, disdis, kibs, poepel, jolgio-lion-cafe, peropero, ironsymphony, robter, sushi_9009, kostas, aanum, bravebird, srmarcus, biri, michele10, jahwil, emilios, tracyvmoore, gauthierdumonde, sobetion, ohlordy, nia_ffm, primula, moodification, trw, boobert, hhjm, olga_primavera, aoizumi, aexel, chourique, mingkie, tere, meryl, oldstandby, bebopbebop, vicuna, gendis, dakadev_pui, grazie, clickiemcpete, and mikahsupageek.
Where is this?
Nearby popular photos – see more
Up on the Pacific Coast Highway, where the wild sea meets the peaceful cliffs, is the El Mat…
Hidden away in Malibu, not visible from the Pacific Coast Highway lays a secret treasure. A …