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AlexandraSD's Blog

AlexandraSD

Bonjour Grin

Transgender lensperson, some self portraits, some other random stuff now and then, mostly family, landscapes, stuff...
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  • Photography eBook published

    For the past few months i have been working on a little project to enlighten the duck face generation on how to take self portraits properly, and now I have finished writing it all. Spread out over 34 pages with close to 8000 words, this clearly i...

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    30 Mar 2015 4:39PM | Read

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  • from hopeless to hopeful

    ABout 18 months ago i began work for an agency and was posted to some weird, skandanavian goods warehouse, and at first i totally hated it there, but then i was not in a great place myself. BUt i got my head down, went to work, made a few friends,...

    19 Mar 2015 4:53PM | Read

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  • Goodbye Poppy.

    On rememberance day 1999 I went with my parents to an animal rescue centre, and this little long legged sandy coloured dog looked at us and i swear she smiled, and that was it, we bought her home and named her Poppy. I was in my mid twenties at th...

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    16 Mar 2015 1:45PM | Read

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  • Lexi's got a brand new bag

    Needed to update my camera bag, seeing as the one i have now is about 10 years old and a bit tired looking now. My current bag is a Lowepro backpack, with Practical Photography on the front in red lettering. I thought it looked good at the time......

    7 Mar 2015 8:30PM | Read

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  • New Camera.

    Fujifilm X-A2 of all things ;) I have followed with great interest Fuji's journey through the retro rangefinder style X series camera's. Of course, their pretty styling caught my attention right away. They are undeniably good looking camera's. ...

    8 Feb 2015 12:54PM | Read

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  • London November 2014

    I visited London again last weekend, and i had a hoot! Friday night was a night with Damien Rice at Londons Palladium. Now that venue is posh, very posh, with ornate plaster work and red carpet everywhere, though not much room in the seating area,...

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    17 Nov 2014 5:47PM | Read

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  • So a catch up is long overdue...

    Gosh i hadn't realized my last blog entry was in January, seems so long ago now... So much to do, so little time to do it all in, meaning that my photography has taken a back seat for a while. Of course, working nights really puts pay to this, and...

    16 Oct 2014 4:20PM | Read

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  • In London for another gig

    So, in november last year i went to Nottingham to watch my fav boys playing live, Sigur Ros, who were supported by a relatively unknown band by the name of I Break Horses. IBH were so good i just had to see them live again properly, in Nottingham ...

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    27 Jan 2014 7:26PM | Read

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  • Apparently i am now middle aged...

    So, yesterday i turned 40, bit of a bugger, ill neve rbe in my 30's again. But you know something? I dont feel like i am 40, middle aged, presuming i live to eighty. Twice as old as i was when i was 20. And thats the trouble, my head still thinks ...

    9 Jan 2014 7:24AM | Read

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  • small catch up...

    A while ago i mentioned a new job, well it never materialized, in fact the job was not even mine to be given, there was no contracts, nothing, and it left me seriously out of pocket for ages, weeks and weeks. I wont dwell on that anyway. And then...

    27 Nov 2013 5:57PM | Read

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  • My Manor

    Welcome to my hometown... Earlier on this year i began capturing my hometown on camera, but with so much going on this year it was hard to keep momentum up, and i found myself lost for subjects. Recently i have taken it up again, walking through W...

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    28 Sep 2013 3:59PM | Read

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  • No more JSA

    Two years ago i began a course, and now that course is over. This course would lead to a career eventually. And yesterday that day finally came :D Yes, i am finally in full time employment, working in a sector i never though id work in before. ...

    5 Sep 2013 2:48PM | Read

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  • satisfyingly empty

    Just over a week ago i decided to give my doss-hole of a bedroom a makeover, a drastic makeover. But what to do? My room was full of junk, a complete mess, sometimes you couldnt walk in a straight line, it was that bad, i had to d something. W...

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    3 Aug 2013 4:29PM | Read

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  • I am not being idle.

    Its been rather a quiet year for me regarding photography, but that does not mean i have not used my camera much this year. Far from the truth, i am using my camera a lot recently, utilising the movie mode functions as opposed to static stills ima...

    1 Jul 2013 12:58PM | Read

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  • nothing much.

    Heyllo :D i thought i would give a little update on the life of Lexi. Believe it for not a ihave done lots of images recently that have not been uploaded here, but they are mostly family images, andi post enough of them anyway and i am sure they g...

    21 Apr 2013 1:07PM | Read

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