Ann Lewis, an amateur photographer based on the Isle of Wight, talks to Creative Conversations host Yang-May Ooi, about how her passion for nature photography showed her a new way of looking at the world and also made her more confident out and about on her own.
Ann Lewis on How Nature Photography Can Change Your Life CCV0305 ¦ Creative Conversations [podcast]
Ann Lewis and I are friends and also friends on Facebook. She posts beautiful photos of nature on Facebook every day. They are carefully curated to create a mood or bring out a theme for the day. Sometimes she adds a poem, too. I love seeing her nature photos that evoke the beauty of the Isle of Wight where she lives. They even inspired me to take a trip there to see the natural beauty of that island for myself!
This episode was first recorded for my other podcast Rewilding My Life. I am winding down that podcast so I’m moving this conversation here – there’s a lot of discussion about photography, the creative process, creative communities and also geeky tech talk about cameras so despite the nature theme, so I hope those of you interested in the creative process will find it an entertaining and informative listen.
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Creative Conversations with Yang-May Ooi – Season 03 Episode 05 ¦ Ann Lewis on How Nature Photography Can Change Your Life CCV0305
Links to some of the things we talked about
Ann Lewis website – www.Ann-Lewis.co.uk
Isle of Wight – https://www.visitisleofwight.co.uk/
Ann’s camera is a Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 bridge – bit.ly/panasonic-lumix-bridge
What is a Bridge Camera? Wikipedia reveals all at https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bridge_camera
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Author: Yang-May Ooi
Yang-May Ooi is a multimedia author & TEDx speaker. Her creative projects include Bound Feet Blues (theatre), South London Voices and Creative Conversations (podcasts). She also works with individuals, non-profits and small businesses to help them tell their unique stories to engage and inspire others. ¦ www.TigerSpirit.co.uk