Have courage.

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Me. New Year’s Day 2017. Un-made hair, no make-up and being asked to stare down the lens. Nice shot John Nazloomian.

It takes an enormous amount of courage to look down the barrel of a camera lens. I ask complete strangers to do this for me all the time. I walk up to people who I find captivating for one reason or another and ask them if they would mind if I took their photo. So often they will tell me that they look terrible in photos or that they would normally never let anyone take their photo, yet somehow I persuade them and show them the photo I’ve taken and prove to them that their uniqueness makes