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Here’s a picture of me at the Omaha Zoo with a gorilla who was pretending to be aloof. Now, I love zoos. They reduce me to my 5-year-old self in a matter of minutes. I hope that if any of you meet me for the first time, it’s not at the zoo. Let’s make that a second-date activity.

For some viewing pleasure, here are some quality photos I took while at the zoo:







If you go (and you should), I swear there’s more than just a penguin tank. But … IT’S JUST ONE OF THE BEST PARTS. And we themed our visit with penguin gummys.

Exhibit A:






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January 26, 2013 at 6:24 pm

goren battles a chess master

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The most fun and most maddening part of Instagram, for me, is picking filters post-prod. Here’s an image that I love in five different filters.


L: the original, no filter; R: X-pro


L: Lo-fi ; R: Sutro


L: Brannan (a personal favorite); R: Hefe

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August 16, 2012 at 4:10 am

real moments

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Speaking of photography, I’ve also jumped the shark and joined instagram. Follow me as leeanarama!

The question: to shoot in the app, or use it as a post-processor? I’ve been doing the latter, especially when trying to get a quick shot and then devoting some time to picking the right filter later.

Another benefit of post-process: the option to crop by zooming in. I decided to try creating multiple images from the same photo (and the same filter for consistency) …

Interestingly, it also saves them as different sizes. And here’s the original:

Am I exploring storytelling, narrative and composition? Or is it just TOO MUCH FUN?

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July 25, 2012 at 1:01 pm

or not

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It’s the end of the semester! Well, it actually was last week. Here are some of the final drawings from my Anatomical Drawing class.

Thank goodness.

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May 16, 2011 at 11:33 pm

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to call for hands from above

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Accidental lighting = best lighting (15% of the time).

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March 4, 2011 at 1:07 am


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After all that seriousness yesterday, here’s a cat photo. What else am I good for?

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February 24, 2011 at 9:13 pm

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this could all be yours someday

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In Columbia, there is this thing called the Magic Tree.

Yes, it is an actual tree.

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December 20, 2010 at 8:02 pm

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