Pipe Dream #8: To Not Be “That Chick With The Camera”

I don’t like labeling people. Besides an occasional Myers-Briggs test that lets me totally put you in a box, I strive to avoid it. In case you were wondering, I am an ISFJ. Feel free to read the profiles here and here and judge me accordingly. I won’t mind. I already know I’m weird. :]

One label that I really want to avoid, though, is the “girl with the camera” stigma. I don’t want to be that girl that is always snapping pictures and doesn’t stop to really breathe the air, or appreciate beauty or have a real conversation with someone. If, amazingly, I’m doing something social on the weekend, say, I want people to remember my face and not the lens of a D90.

On the other hand, I really like remembering where I’ve been, what I’ve done, and who I’ve seen. Some moments deserve to be captured, even if it means stepping out of real-time life for a minute.

Here are a few snapshots of my past few weekends. Oh, but I live a merry life filled with galas and society! Sort of.

A few of my cutie pies from study.

Tegan’s birthday cupcakes for Anna. Sew pritty.

Mini gingerbread house-making day.

A view from the path. So much potential.

I’ll try and keep myself on the DL,

L

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7 Responses to “Pipe Dream #8: To Not Be “That Chick With The Camera””


  1. 1 Tegan Elsola April 15, 2011 at 6:04 pm

    I made your blog! Happy:) I love your pictures!

  2. 2 Matthew Breezy April 23, 2011 at 2:02 pm

    Those girls arrrree cuuuuuuuuuuute :).

    -Your cousin,

    Matthew

  3. 3 investment May 2, 2011 at 7:13 pm

    Those cupcakes look tasty. :)

  4. 4 Antonietta December 29, 2012 at 3:26 pm

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