Twenty Years Back in Time

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I just turned 22 and last weekend, I found some negatives of the photos my dad took when I turned 2 years old and my brother was just born.

This was a day near September 12th. My little brother was born the same day I turned 2 years old, so yes, we celebrate birthdays together every year. Now, let me show you the pictures taken by my dad.

Credits: le_ors

My dad used to have an Olympus OM-10 that he carried everywhere we go. He took these photos using that camera and roll of Ilford film.

Credits: le_ors

I used to get into my brother’s cradle (even though I already slept on a bed) just to be with him and cuddle him.

Credits: le_ors

If I think a bit about this, my dad has always been a great inspiration for me when it comes to photography. I always remember him carrying his camera to every single place. He didn’t like people to over-pose, he still likes to photograph people acting naturally, laughing naturally. I can say that he still takes pictures of my brother and I when we go to the beach or have our birthday. As well as my dad, my mom also loves photography, but she’s more likely a digital girl. And now with my little brother growing up, she takes her camera everywhere they go.

As I’ve always been surrounded by photography, there was no way I could do else with my spare time.

It was nice to recover this negative and a bit of my childhood. I’m hoping to find some more!

written by le_ors on 2011-09-27 in #lifestyle #childhood #analogue-lifestyle #olympus-om-10 #dad-s-pics #requested #lomography #baby #ilford #black-and-white #babies #my-analogue-childhood

12 Comments

  1. tomkiddo
    tomkiddo ·

    the first picture is epic!

  2. le_ors
    le_ors ·

    @tomkiddo I was as surprised as you :) I loved it!

  3. davzoku
    davzoku ·

    Lovely story.

  4. saidseni
    saidseni ·

    So nice that you were born on the same day! :) Lovely pictures.

  5. le_ors
    le_ors ·

    @davzoku @saidseni thank you :)

  6. superlighter
    superlighter ·

    I can't turn down this expresion of beatitude from my face after reading and seen these pictures! life is beautiful!

  7. le_ors
    le_ors ·

    @superlighter tante grazie delle belle parole che hai scritto :) è vero, la vita è così bella.

  8. aguigabriela
    aguigabriela ·

    Cuuuute!

  9. neurodiaz
    neurodiaz ·

    lovely <3

  10. goonies
    goonies ·

    baby ors so cute

  11. le_ors
    le_ors ·

    @aguigabriela @neurodiaz love you guys! :)

  12. le_ors
    le_ors ·

    @goonies :)

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