Broken Light: A Photography Collective

We are photographers living with or affected by mental illness; supporting each other one photograph at a time. Join our community, submit today!

Morning Sun

Photo taken by contributor Glenn Grancio, a 40-year-old visual artist living in New York, NY. Glenn has experienced various challenges, and has been diagnosed with an eating disorder. Glenn has shown sketches and … Continue reading

February 9, 2017 · 1 Comment


Photo taken by a first-time contributor from Warsaw, Poland. She is an amateur photographer who experienced depression after her fiancé passed away from cancer. About this photo: “This photo was taken in my … Continue reading

January 22, 2014 · 7 Comments

The Undesirable Love was Blind

Photo taken by Devin, a teenager from Dallas, TX. She suffered from depression after the passing of several very close relatives, and years of bullying. About two years ago, she went into home schooling … Continue reading

December 10, 2012 · 5 Comments


Photo taken by Hayley, a photography and new media student who has suffered from anorexia and anxiety. Her passions include adventure, traveling, music, art, and the outdoors. About this photo: “Dissociation describes … Continue reading

September 5, 2012 · 6 Comments


Photos taken by Micaela Brookman from Los Angeles, California. Micaela is a young model and aspiring photographer. Her work is greatly influenced by Salvador Dali and Richard Avedon. When Micaela was seven years old she … Continue reading

May 16, 2012 · 11 Comments

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