Throwback to the days when my idea of dealing with blue days was spending 3 hours in a practice room playing Beethoven pianos sonatas and Brahms violin concertos.

East Side Gallery, Berlin East Side Gallery, Berlin East Side Gallery, Berlin East Side Gallery, Berlin East Side Gallery, Berlin

East Side Gallery, Berlin

Nice day at the Englischer Garten in Munich so what else was better to do then utilizing friends and practicing taking those B&W portraits? Nice day at the Englischer Garten in Munich so what else was better to do then utilizing friends and practicing taking those B&W portraits? Nice day at the Englischer Garten in Munich so what else was better to do then utilizing friends and practicing taking those B&W portraits? Nice day at the Englischer Garten in Munich so what else was better to do then utilizing friends and practicing taking those B&W portraits? Nice day at the Englischer Garten in Munich so what else was better to do then utilizing friends and practicing taking those B&W portraits?

Nice day at the Englischer Garten in Munich so what else was better to do then utilizing friends and practicing taking those B&W portraits?

Munich BMW Welt and Museum Munich BMW Welt and Museum Munich BMW Welt and Museum Munich BMW Welt and Museum

Munich BMW Welt and Museum

National Buchenwald Memorial National Buchenwald Memorial

National Buchenwald Memorial

The Berlin Reichstag.
The wall of 2000 Black tin Boxes is an artwork by Christian Boltanski. Each box has a label for every Bundestag member who are elected to the Reichstag democratically.
The graffiti on the wall are left by Soviet Army in 1945 after the Battle of Berlin. The Berlin Reichstag.
The wall of 2000 Black tin Boxes is an artwork by Christian Boltanski. Each box has a label for every Bundestag member who are elected to the Reichstag democratically.
The graffiti on the wall are left by Soviet Army in 1945 after the Battle of Berlin. The Berlin Reichstag.
The wall of 2000 Black tin Boxes is an artwork by Christian Boltanski. Each box has a label for every Bundestag member who are elected to the Reichstag democratically.
The graffiti on the wall are left by Soviet Army in 1945 after the Battle of Berlin. The Berlin Reichstag.
The wall of 2000 Black tin Boxes is an artwork by Christian Boltanski. Each box has a label for every Bundestag member who are elected to the Reichstag democratically.
The graffiti on the wall are left by Soviet Army in 1945 after the Battle of Berlin.

The Berlin Reichstag.

The wall of 2000 Black tin Boxes is an artwork by Christian Boltanski. Each box has a label for every Bundestag member who are elected to the Reichstag democratically.

The graffiti on the wall are left by Soviet Army in 1945 after the Battle of Berlin.

More Berlin series:
Altes Museum More Berlin series:
Altes Museum More Berlin series:
Altes Museum

More Berlin series:

Altes Museum

My first post on my Berlin study abroad adventure.
The Holocaust Memorial. A very powerful monument.
All taken with a Canon 600D. My first post on my Berlin study abroad adventure.
The Holocaust Memorial. A very powerful monument.
All taken with a Canon 600D. My first post on my Berlin study abroad adventure.
The Holocaust Memorial. A very powerful monument.
All taken with a Canon 600D. My first post on my Berlin study abroad adventure.
The Holocaust Memorial. A very powerful monument.
All taken with a Canon 600D. My first post on my Berlin study abroad adventure.
The Holocaust Memorial. A very powerful monument.
All taken with a Canon 600D.

My first post on my Berlin study abroad adventure.

The Holocaust Memorial. A very powerful monument.

All taken with a Canon 600D.

“So now I know what I have to do. I have to keep breathing. And tomorrow the sun will rise, and who knows what the tide will bring in.”- Cast Away

For that reading week push.

Taken 2013 Spring in CT.

Old stuff.

Since sillydreamsorimaginations found out about this tumblr, commented “there are so little photos on here,” and I’d rather go through old photos then do what I’m supposed to, here are some old enterprises.

All taken with a Canon 600D

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One of my first trial shots back in 2011. Taken on Pedder Street in Central, Hong Kong.

f/5.6 1/125 92mm ISO 2500

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Seen in my sister’s boarding school dorm room in Nov 2011.

f/5 1/60 44mm ISO 1600

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This was taken for a friend whose prom (in Choate term that was Last Hurrah) date could not be there on the day of LH.

f/4 1/40 30mm ISO1000

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Taken for a photography class with the theme “close-up objects.” Obviously being lazy as usual, I just set the shoot up in my own room and used existing props, one of which was my violin.

f/5 1/40 60mm ISO 3200

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My first attempt in hockey action shots.

f/5.6 1/100 92mm ISO 800

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Featuring my friend PB who happens to be a Swiss Olympian.

f/5.6 1/100 69mm ISO 800

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f/5 1/100 42mm ISO 800

The weekend when I picked up my camera and became an overly excited older sister at my lil sister’s high school graduation.
All taken with a Canon 600D
Top: My sister’s friend with the perfect graduation emotions. 
f/7.1 30mm 1/125 ISO100
Middle: My sister and her bestfriend
f/7.1 25mm 1/125 ISO 100
Bottom: “I made it” - My sister
f/7.1 25mm 1/125 ISO 100 The weekend when I picked up my camera and became an overly excited older sister at my lil sister’s high school graduation.
All taken with a Canon 600D
Top: My sister’s friend with the perfect graduation emotions. 
f/7.1 30mm 1/125 ISO100
Middle: My sister and her bestfriend
f/7.1 25mm 1/125 ISO 100
Bottom: “I made it” - My sister
f/7.1 25mm 1/125 ISO 100 The weekend when I picked up my camera and became an overly excited older sister at my lil sister’s high school graduation.
All taken with a Canon 600D
Top: My sister’s friend with the perfect graduation emotions. 
f/7.1 30mm 1/125 ISO100
Middle: My sister and her bestfriend
f/7.1 25mm 1/125 ISO 100
Bottom: “I made it” - My sister
f/7.1 25mm 1/125 ISO 100

The weekend when I picked up my camera and became an overly excited older sister at my lil sister’s high school graduation.

All taken with a Canon 600D

Top: My sister’s friend with the perfect graduation emotions. 

f/7.1 30mm 1/125 ISO100

Middle: My sister and her bestfriend

f/7.1 25mm 1/125 ISO 100

Bottom: “I made it” - My sister

f/7.1 25mm 1/125 ISO 100

Photos I took since the last update:

Polar Vortex January 6 2014

View of Chicago from the Northwestern lakefill.

Canon 600D f/29 1/100 ISO400

Took this after a Choate track and field practice on my iphone.

Spring ‘13 on the Choate Track.

Taken on one of my sole Connecticut winter night photo-taking adventures.

Canon EOS 600D 1/50s f/5.6 135mm ISO1600 Manual Mode

Spring ‘13 in Wallingford, CT.