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I’ve always loved photography. Since I was a small child, when my father liked to hide behind the lens, it has been part of my life. I remember being fascinated by the glow-in-the-dark tape and the strips of negatives hanging in the basement. It looked like us in the tiny plastic, but not quite right.
It had been a while since I picked up something beyond a point and shoot. Sure I may have a small stack (a foot tall or so… since we moved) of shots I developed in college and I remember the pain and love of dragging out the school’s large format cameras, but I think all that time in the darkroom got to me. I moved on. I turned to fiber, to clay, finally to metal (see pixieprincess.com). The draw of digital was too great. I’m back.
Take a peek at what I’ve been up to. If you like something, let me know and I’ll get you a print. If you’d like to be in the picture (and you’re near Eugene, OR) I’d love to do tha…

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  • Joined August 30, 2011

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I’ve always loved photography. Since I was a small child, when my father liked to hide behind the lens, it has been part of my life. I remember being fascinated by the glow-in-the-dark tape and the strips of negatives hanging in the basement. It looked like us in the tiny plastic, but not quite right.
It had been a while since I picked up something beyond a point and shoot. Sure I may have a small stack (a foot tall or so… since we moved) of shots I developed in college and I remember the pain and love of dragging out the school’s large format cameras, but I think all that time in the darkroom got to me. I moved on. I turned to fiber, to clay, finally to metal (see pixieprincess.com). The draw of digital was too great. I’m back.
Take a peek at what I’ve been up to. If you like something, let me know and I’ll get you a print. If you’d like to be in the picture (and you’re near Eugene, OR) I’d love to do that as well!
~margarita 513.207.2905

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