Surreal Film Photography by Renee Ackerman

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20-year old Renee Ackerman veers from subjects most photographers her age would shoot and takes these dreamy, fanciful photographs.

Photo by Renee Ackerman

Ohio-based Ackerman is a film photographer whose work “is connected to the forests and the magic feelings found within nature.” In an interview with Shooting Film, she revealed that she was only 15 years old when she started doing analogue photography. Her first photographs were taken in a forest using an old film camera given to her by a friend. Aside from this, Ackerman used to shoot with an old Pentax camera that was her grandfather’s.

Indeed, with a very few exceptions, the scenic outdoors serve as the backdrop for Ackerman’s photos – whether they be random snapshots of her and her friends during excursions or planned photo shoots in the woods! Here are a few more examples:

Photos by Renee Ackerman

All information in this article were sourced from Renee Ackerman Photography and Shooting Film. You may also visit the photographer’s Flickr photostream to see more of her work!

written by chooolss on 2013-10-09 in #lifestyle

7 Comments

  1. hollyelizabeth_
    hollyelizabeth_ ·

    Incredible shots!

  2. kikky
    kikky ·

    awesome

  3. kimpy05
    kimpy05 ·

    I really love the guy standing alone in the forest.

  4. kimpy05
    kimpy05 ·

    I mean the pic of that guy. Lol

  5. hervinsyah
    hervinsyah ·

    20 year old? GENIUS

  6. sudhashunmu
    sudhashunmu ·

    Excelllent photos and article

  7. rbruce63
    rbruce63 ·

    Outstanding!

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