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Realities

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I love being a storyteller.  

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Describing, capturing, framing and sharing about... reality.

 

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Reality in the smiles.

 

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Reality in the little details.

 

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Reality in the giggles.

 

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Reality in the wrinkled brows.

 

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And even the squinty, half-closed, Asian-looking, eyes.

 

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Here's the catch: as a photographer, I get to choose which reality to share, capture, and frame.

 

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And not all realities are created equal. Not all realities are happy, warm, fuzzy, feelings to remember.

 

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Sometimes I have to wait. And wait. And wait some more.

 

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Until the right moment shows up.

 

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(And... since we live in a real world, sometimes that means waiting until the toddler stops screaming.)

 

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But if we're patient enough...

 

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The right moment always shows up.

 

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But only if you're patient enough to wait for it.

 

Enjoy your realities and moments today. Happy Friday! :)