”Yoga is a light, which once lit, will never dim. The better your practice, the brighter the flame.” BKS Iyengar
Hiking the Texas mountains at Ft Davis State Park #hiking #mountains #fortdavis (at Indian Lodge at Davis MT State Park)
Texas has mountains y’all and I’m in them! #fortdavis #mountains (at Fort Davis State Park)
Looking through #viewfindersofthepast with @littlecoal
For more perspective-bending photos from vintage camera owners around the world, browse the #viewfindersofthepast hashtag. To see more of Eric’s life in Ohio through the lens of his Bosley, follow @littlecoal on Instagram.
When Ohio schoolteacher and Instagrammer Eric Ward (@littlecoal) received an old film camera that had belonged to his wife’s grandfather, the connection was instantaneous. “I immediately fell in love with the glass and the unique feel you get looking down through a viewfinder of that age,” he says. “I imagined all that he had seen through the same viewfinder and wanted to find a way to continue what he had started.”
Eric continues that story on Instagram with his camera, a Bolsey Model C Twin Lens Reflex from the 1950s with a top-down viewfinder. By taking a photo from above with his phone, Eric discovered he could capture two subjects at once: the camera itself and what the camera “sees” through its lens. “For me, it connected the camera’s past with today’s reality,” he says.
He started the #viewfindersofthepast hashtag to keep track of the photos he was taking, and over time it took off in the community. “Others have started to add photos from a variety of other film cameras,” he says, “which I think is perfect!”
Chris Tietz stand up paddle boarding on the Rio Grande in Big Bend National Park.
Submitted by: Reagan Hackleman
TAKT Copper House
A butterfly roof allows both views and admits winter sun while privacy for its occupants and neighbours is maintained.
A dark concrete slab defines the platform for living, providing a sensuous surface with its hand waxed finish. A steel structure enabled the roof to be constructed first, and all fit out work completed under its shelter.via Architizer // more visuals