Broken Light: A Photography Collective

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Please say a warm hello to first-time contributor Aaron Fisk, a 32-year-old Combat Infantryman from Anchorage, Alaska. He has been managing PTSD for 10 years using photography and cinematography. 

About this photo: “This photograph is of my Grandmother while she was putting on her shoes to go out into her garden.  She was very quiet that day and her mood shows straight through this image.”

Find more from Aaron at his photography blog.


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8 comments on “Grandmother

  1. SomatiCat
    March 23, 2014

    Perfect lighting to frame her face, which looks slightly glowing from deep inside.


  2. crazyguyinthailand
    March 23, 2014

    :) :) :)


  3. mariaoleary
    March 23, 2014

    He captured well her feelings!


  4. sloppy buddhist
    March 23, 2014

    so tender…lovely capture.


  5. Finallyspeakingmytruth
    March 23, 2014

    beautiful image


  6. treerabold
    March 23, 2014

    beautiful photo…her quietness is captured beautifully


  7. ryennlyons
    March 24, 2014

    Beautiful photo! I love your posts. Would you mind terribly if I featured you in my blog? I have a blog for my multi-media class about anxiety and depression and I would love to address these artists by featuring your blog.


  8. Developing A New Image
    March 24, 2014

    nice portrait, I find it harder to do portraits of those close to me than total strangers. I guess I feel I can hide in the shadows of my unknown self…..good job…en theos monos…j


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