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Pink flowers
Ghastly Ladies
The famous Lady Havana
A Pop of Color
She's Like Texas
Never Ending
Prehistoric Land
Green Land
Stilt fisherman at the Weligama beach
Backyard Beauty
A quiet place found in the Apuseni Mountains
A pegion
Sharpnose puffer in shell
A water crossing during Kashmir Great Lake Trek.
Bady, Bagan's smoking man
London's golden hour
A very personal moment
Padaung woman
Spring Chickadee
Young monks playing
The Impassable
Beduin with his sheeps in desert
16th Annual Photo Contest

This tintype was taken and made to be apart of a series I am currently working on. I am photographing family, friends, and loved ones with visual undertones of religion. My relationship with religion is complex and has very much diminished over the past years. But being raised with a Catholic background has planted the church’s imagery deep into my mind. I photograph these people because they are whom I hold my faith in. I believe the intimacy of the wet plate process shows the love I have for these individuals. This process feels like a religious practice to me.

TAGS: Maine, Pure

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Budd Lake, New Jersey, United States of America
Member since 2018
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© Nichole Mastroviti.
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Date Taken: 04.2018
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Date Uploaded: May 7, 2018, 9:01 a.m.
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PHOTO LOCATION Portland, Maine, United States of America