Dear Camera

posted on 20th of january, 2010

Dear Camera,

I'm sorry I've been neglecting you during these past months.

I have plenty of excuses: the holidays were too busy, my day job has been to stressful, it's too hard to find subjects to shoot...but the truth is, I haven't been feeling that old spark lately.

Call it laziness or lack of inspiration, but I guess I've just needed some space and time to get away from it all. With the stress I've been under at work lately, I haven't been able to muster up the enthusiasm I should have for something I've always loved doing.

But I want to get back to my love for photography, so I'm make a new commitment to you, my camera.

We're going to start spending time more together, and I promise to take you out more. Every weekend I'll be working to build my dreamstime portfolio, and most importantly, I'm going to start enjoying photography again.


Comments (11)

Posted by Kaththea on January 25, 2010
I think your camera is pleased now)
I'd like to tell my camera the same, but I'm not sure it'll be happy at all. It's -20 outdoors) So we are waiting for some warming)
Good luck and inspiration to both of you!)
Posted by Patl on January 21, 2010
Funny post. Has your camera written back to you? LOL.
Posted by Justmeyo on January 21, 2010
I think your camera it is happy now and will get you some new photos:)
Posted by Frantab01 on January 21, 2010
it's very normal for me too to feel that way - don't worry too much - we're all allowed to get absorbed in other things - i find that when i get back to my camera i'm full of new ideas and the enthusiasm is greater - the great thing about stock (if it's a hobby) is that you can do it in your own time, no pressure from anyone - so what's the rush ?? good luck and enjoy life
Posted by Billysiew on January 21, 2010
I want to forward this message to my camera too! :)
Posted by Fultonsphoto on January 20, 2010
Cute, I am sure your camera will be very pleased :0)
Posted by Huating on January 20, 2010

   Macau   hope more of your pics!
Posted by Mani33 on January 20, 2010
That's nice :))
Have you got any answer from your cam? I would like to see ;)
Posted by Astargirl on January 20, 2010
Send me a plane ticket and I'm there! :)
Posted by Laozhang on January 20, 2010
Come to China to travel it, you will be SiRuQuanYong. SiRuQuanYong is means: inspiration will be emerge like fountain:)
Posted by Hlehnerer on January 20, 2010
That is funny! Have lost of fun with you camera!

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