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365 Project – Week 6

So this week was the first time I noticed some unconscious self-censorship. I’ve been more careful with my words ever since starting uni, but it frighten me to realise only afterwards that I didn’t write what I wanted to. On the other hand, it just emphasized the photo I took and makes it even stronger. However, I have great news as well: This week I reached my goal of raising 777$ for clean water projects in Africa!! That’s so awesome, a...

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365 Project – Week 5

Hello, my dears! It’s crazy how quickly time passes when you have a regular schedule – I’m already one week behind with my 365-project posts and haven’t been writing any regular ones at all (more about that in the next post). Anyways, I hope you enjoy week five’s photos – as always, feedback is welcome! I have some good news as well: I’m super close to reaching the goal of my birthday donation campaign!! If you have a few dollars to spare, I’d...

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365 Project – Week 4

I survived the introduction week in uni in Lucerne! Actually it was totally chill, but I did get a glimpse of what they’re going to expect of us and I know that it’ll be very challenging. It’s quite fascinating to notice how I try to find out what they want and adapt to it; just a week has gone by and I’ve already started to think a bit differently. Also, I moved to Lucerne and my roommates are super nice....

Give Me Water for My 21st Birthday

Dear friends and supporters, Today is my 21st birthday. Last year was amazing – I discovered my love for portrait photography and my creativity, got to know many lovely people in Switzerland and Uruguay, was accepted to study visual communication in Lucerne and spent almost three months with my love in Uruguay. I know I live a very privileged and safe life. Unfortunately, many can’t claim the same. Every day, about 1,400 children die from diseases caused by unsafe water...