David Murphy's Profile
There is a reason why Maine's motto is "The Way Life Should Be". There are many reasons for many people, but I like to think that it's all about balance and harmony. It seems strange, as a photographer, to invoke the term harmony. Harmony implies a strong aesthetic value, which also often enhances photography. Over the last 7 years, I have revisited my childhood appreciation of photography along the shores of my hometown of Old Orchard as well as the surrounding Greater Portland community. As an early riser, I have been blessed to observe many remarkable sunrises.
Almost 11 years ago, my mother was diagnosed with Stage 4 Breast Cancer. For the next 10 weeks, she battled the disease while storms dominated our home's skies. As a result, she only watched a handful of sunrises during her fight. The final morning she was with us, clouds covered all of Saco Bay at sunrise, but quickly gave way as…
- Born on March 26
- Joined November 4, 2011