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Through the Lens of Brokenness

When I first embarked on my photography journey, I focused on the aesthetically pleasing side of it all. I would catch myself looking at the intricate details of a flower, of the deep blue hue of the sky, and the ferocious sunsets that would cause a red and orange glow upon the land. In other words, I ignored the ugly things and focused only on the beautiful. I avoided the dirt on the sidewalk for the splendor of the rose on the bush above. Don’t get me wrong, there’s nothing wrong with focusing on the beautiful. I firmly believe that the beauty on this earth exists to bring God glory and to point back to Him. But on the flip side, as a photographer, I cannot ignore the dirt in this world. Our current state is a broken one.

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