It’s hard to believe, but I have been taking pictures for almost 14 years now. There’s one person I owe it all to: my grandfather, Da. I didn’t have much experience with photography growing up. In fact, I didn’t do much with any of the arts, save some early high school theater. My dad is… Read More Why I am a photographer
It was time to relax. I decided that I would definitely need a day to just rest and have fun, so I decided to spend an extra day in SLO (San Luis Obispo). SLO has rapidly become my favorite place to visit in California; it has all the wine, good food, and ambiance of Santa… Read More Driving through the desert, Day 3.5: the day I learned to SLO down and go wine-tasting with Melvin.
People say it’s hard to come down from the mountaintop. I found it to be the opposite: coming down from the mountaintop is euphoric. Getting to the top of the mountain is exhausting, scary, and uncertain. It’s after the mountaintop experience when you begin to process the feeling of accomplishment and growth that it becomes… Read More Driving through the desert Day 2.5: the day where it took me ten hours to go 100 miles.
It’s time to get the hell out of dodge. Or LA. If this is your first time here, my name is James Farlow, and for the next week I will be photo-blogging my drive across the state of California. I’ll be sharing about my experiences on the road, the people I meet, pictures I take,… Read More Driving through the desert, Day 1: the day I went to the mountaintop