Janey

Janey Editor
Hiya, my name is Jan Silversides. I actively pursued photography roughly over 5 years ago. It's been a natural order of progression, this journey. I feel that it's what was I was destined to be...a photographer. My actual first paying job was such a learning experience, not a true horror story, in a sense where as other might have experienced but the how-tos, the what to expects...well, I digress.
I'm largely self-taught but I have had many teachers and mentors along the way. I have an image hanging in a gallery in Bareclona, Spain at the Ubiquography headquarters, a dream of mine came true via see|me , where one of my photos was on a billboard in Times Square and I've won several awards on Viewbug and am a curator and moderator there as well. Currently, 12 of my images have been selected by Getty Images to hang in an gallery sponsored with EyeEm and are available for purchase. I've recently sold 3 photos via Getty Images. I have been studying Photography courses through an online school since May, 2017

Lastly, I live in Detroit, Michigan.

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โ€œBeing solitary is being alone well: being alone luxuriously immersed in doings of your own choice, aware of the fullness of your won presence rather than of the absence of others. Because solitude is an achievement.โ€
Alice Koller
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โ€œElegance is the only beauty that never fades.โ€
-Audrey Hepburn.
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Can you spot the plane in the sky?
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This is a greeting card that I created inkeeping with the current tend of vintage/antique vehicle designs for 2018
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Petoskey stone is a rock and a fossil, often pebble-shaped, that is composed of a fossilized rugose coral, Hexagonaria percarinata. ... Petoskey stones are found in the Gravel Point Formation of the Traverse Group. They are fragments of a coral reef that was originally deposited during the Devonian
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I realise that I haven't posted for a couple days for my 365 Day project. I have shot images but I felt that they were subpar. This is my Day 4 submission.
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Day 3
365 Day Project.
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The historic Franklin Cider Mill in Franklin, Michigan(named after Ben Franklin) had been owned by the same family for generations and is on the Pure Michigan attraction list for the date of Michigan
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An actual windmill that exists today in Holland, Michigan. Alas, it doesn't work like it did back in The Netherlands
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Hipstamatic has a new pinhole lens and and new film.
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Taken with IPhone 6+
Arjan film
Tachman lens.
Hipstamatic
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I love this lens and film combo...Cheshire lens, Arjan film. My new go to combo!
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SOOC
hipstamatic app for iPhone.
Arjan film
Jimmy lens.
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Whilst waiting at the car dealership today for service work on my car, I downloaded the latest film and lens from Hipstamatic. I was sitting at one end of this counter and shot the other end. I like the result.
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Take with iPhone 6 Plus using the native camera and the only lighting was a CFL bulb offside.
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Composite of a Full moon and a country road. Learned a new trick via the Enlight app.
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Playing around with Enlight and I created a double image of my dog niece, Phoebe.
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This very cheeky squirrel had shooed the birds away and proceeded to eat THEIR food! I snapped a couple of shots then he/she decided to leave. Camera-shy, I guess.
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Ice fishing and pond hockey...quintessential winter sports for the out of doors in Michigan!
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Mother Nature has created a very delicate ice sculpture.
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Experimenting with a photo blending app. Looks like a double exposure!
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Penne pasta with sea salt crystals.
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My entry for the cover challenge sans the text.
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Same items from a previous shot but using a different hipstamatic film and lens.
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On the prowl for ordinary items around the house to shoot.
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Jackie and Lilly just chilling on the couch.
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My dog-niece, Lillyanne is so chill. My niece put a bow on Lilly's head. Of course, I had to capture the moment!
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My sister hosted Christmas dinner and she downsized her tree this year. I've always liked her front room/parlour. Very cozy and great spot for the tree by the fireplace.
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When I snapped this photo, I felt it was Ho hum but then looking at it again...much later, I decided that I would desaturate and now, I like it.
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