My new baby….

My first memory behind a camera was when I was five years old at my dad’s wedding – I took it upon myself to be the photographer and used the disposable cameras provided to photograph the first dance.

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My first attempt of photography

While I’ve always enjoyed it, especially just learning how a new camera works, I never put in the work to get better – until recently. In the world of Instagram everyone can be an ametuer photographer. So I’ve been putting in the effort, and listening to the explanations of aperture not just guessing.

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Trying to get that perfect insta shot

So I decided to buy myself a new camera! It’s the Olympus EM10 MII and it’s everything I could ever ask for!

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Olympus E-M10 Mark II with 14-42mm Lens and Flea Market Compact Camera Bag in Black

I went for a mirrorless camera because size was really important to me – I’m going travelling next year and really needed something easily portable that still gave me great quality pictures and the opportunity to keep learning. Also budget while this was a bit over my initial budget I didn’t want to spend anymore than $1000 AUD. The other thing was inbuilt wi-fi! I am that person that takes a million pictures on holiday but unless it’s on my phone no one will ever see them.

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My first photograph – unedited!

I’ll definitely be posting new shots hits here and on Instagram so keep a look out!

Xoxo,

Priya