Picturing Happiness: Goofy Moments With My Sister


A lot of my happiness comes from the people around me -- and this one is a bit special. Last month, my sister visited me in London, all the way from New Zealand!

Credits: kaixins

A few weeks ago sister made the long trip over from New Zealand. It was the first time that I have seen anyone from my family for over a year, so it was very exciting. It was also her birthday, so as a present, I got her her first analogue camera: a La Sardina Camera and Flash - Grand Cru.

Credits: kaixins

While she was here I wanted to get as many photos of her as possible. We had a great time, mostly just hanging around and being silly like we used to. My sister always makes me smile, and these photos of her definitely made me giggle when I got them back from the lab! Here are a few that make me really happy.

Having a picnic in Regent’s Park. That’s my hat!
Credits: kaixins

Out and about being tourists

Credits: kaixins

Enjoying the summer

It makes me glad that I captured some of our time on film, especially the silly bits. And the great thing about waiting for your film to come back from the lab is that two weeks after she had left, I got all these moments back again as prints! That’s what has made me happy this month, and I think that having these pictures is going to make me happy for a long time afterwards too. Hooray for family and silly pictures!

written by kaixins on 2013-08-22 in #lifestyle #picture-this #happiness #lomography #holiday #family #sun #analogue-lifestyle #requested-post


  1. hervinsyah
    hervinsyah ·

    Awesome photos. NZ is very beautiful

  2. hervinsyah
    hervinsyah ·

    Whoops, it's in London, sorry =p

  3. rbruce63
    rbruce63 ·

    Gorgeous pictures but not as gorgeous as the models themselves!

  4. kaixins
    kaixins ·

    Thanks :)

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