I’m planning all variety of photography workshops at the moment which I’ll be delivering later this month through Photential. One of these is called Beyond the Selfie and is a way of people who like taking self portraits to develop their ideas, self-confidence, and their photography skills.
I hate planning workshops when I could be out taking pictures for myself. Thankfully by planning these workshops I also get to plan the fun that other people will be getting. The idea that in a week or so I’ll be out taking pictures and enabling others to get the most out of their selfie habit is worth the hours of planning. I’ve been taking self-portraits for years now as a way of reflecting on my inner being and exploring potential futures.
Here’s a little exploration I took in 2011.