I'm going to England again!
I leave Sunday night and will be gone a week. Step-children, grandchild, and in-laws to visit plus the wedding of Pete's lovely niece are on the agenda of course, BUT...I need to shoot.
As an Ambassador for the photo sharing site Snap MyLife, I was able to apply for a grant and have part of my trip sponsored so that I can take time out to explore and shoot SP's in abandoned buildings and structures while there.
I wrote a special post for SML on their Tumblr blog and would love for you to go read it (and if you are on Tumblr, please give it a heart and reblog if you're so inclined? I'm on Tumblr too at http://sarah-sadandbeautiful.tumblr.com by the way).
I began shooting self-portraits back in 2006 as part of a challenge to take a self-portrait every day for one whole year. I did two. Halfway through that second year, I discovered what is called “urban exploration,” which loosely defined means exploring abandoned and decaying buildings in urban environments and typically taking photos (though there are some who do it for the thrill alone and take no photos). “Urbex” photography was an entire niche...[READ MORE]