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kristin's camera
Asheville, North Carolina
photographer & writer
Interests: ~ loves to people watch, experience art & music, capture street scenes, enjoy nature, and encourage appreciation of other cultures.
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The scenery whizzed past me as I watched from the backseat of a taxi that seemed to be flying across Mexico’s northern highlands. Small trees stubbornly clung to the hills of an otherwise rather barren and tan undulating landscape, unexpectedly reminding me of scenery from both Italy and Ethiopia. When... Continue reading
Posted Sep 27, 2016 at Kristin's Camera
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Manos Preciosas: the story in the hands "Manos Preciosas" ~ these simple words on a scarf Zoë & Johnathan gave me last winter (a gift from Guatemala) got me thinking about how much I love to photograph hands ~ precious and otherwise. So, to begin with, perhaps my favorite photograph... Continue reading
Posted Sep 3, 2012 at Kristin's Camera
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Two young blue street performers in Asheville play to an appreciative crowd...and the Cannabus Continue reading
Posted Sep 2, 2012 at Kristin's Camera
thanks jeanie : )
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"Don't play by their rules" - photographs of Asheville's street art. Continue reading
Posted Aug 27, 2012 at Kristin's Camera
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Asheville at night ~ the Asheville the guidebooks don't even know about. Continue reading
Posted Aug 6, 2012 at Kristin's Camera
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One day, in downtown Asheville, I come across this guy, sitting on the curb. He's got tattoos... body paint... a black leather belt with a skull... and high heels. Heels? Continue reading
Posted Jul 29, 2012 at Kristin's Camera
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The Heavy Metal, Artsy town of Saluda In February 1881, a community spread over seven hills and formerly known as Pace's Gap became Saluda. It was named after the Saluda Mountains, which in turn were named after the Saluda River, which in turn got its name from an Indian chief... Continue reading
Posted Jun 3, 2012 at Kristin's Camera
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Photographs of Iceland's stunning black sand beaches. Continue reading
Posted Apr 1, 2012 at Kristin's Camera
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the tale of travel adventure writer Eliza Scidmor and how the Washington DC fairyland of cherry blossoms came into being ~ one hundred years ago. Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2012 at Kristin's Camera
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On the street where Lionel Bart used to live, memories of the Monkees, Davy Jones, and the musical, Oliver! Continue reading
Posted Mar 11, 2012 at Kristin's Camera
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Celebrate Iceland's "Beer Day" with delicious Icelandic beer ~ wherever you are! Continue reading
Posted Mar 1, 2012 at Kristin's Camera
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Asheville photographer Kristin Fellows captures Asheville's mountain dudes in their natural habitats. Continue reading
Posted Feb 26, 2012 at Kristin's Camera
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The photogenic children of Silver Spring's Ethiopian disapora play in the city's Mosaic Fountain ... Continue reading
Posted Feb 5, 2012 at Kristin's Camera
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Long before the 'Occupy' movement, there was Copenhagen's Christiania... Continue reading
Posted Jan 21, 2012 at Kristin's Camera
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A visitor to Denmark learns what it means to "become a Viking" when she's invited to swim naked in the chilly Øresund. Continue reading
Posted Jan 16, 2012 at Kristin's Camera
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A photographer's visit to Iceland begins with a class at Reykjavik's "Elf School." Continue reading
Posted Jan 6, 2012 at Kristin's Camera
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A bicycle ride through Denmark's Dyrehave has a fairy tale ending. Continue reading
Posted Jan 1, 2012 at Kristin's Camera
Thanks Jeanie! Happy New Year to you as well, and yes, one definitely filled with adventures and travels : ) And you don't need to wait for Christmas to visit Asheville ~ you can see interesting people on the streets here every day of the year! ; )
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Ever the magical place, you never know who (or what) you'll encounter unexpectedly wandering the streets of Asheville, especially at night, especially just before Christmas... Continue reading
Posted Dec 20, 2011 at Kristin's Camera
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Images of these smiling kids in Addis Ababa speak louder than words. Continue reading
Posted Dec 17, 2011 at Kristin's Camera
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An Abyssinian Eden – Art among the ruins in Addis Ababa I love how art survives, even thrives, almost anywhere. And just as art can be a means of escape from the harsh realities of life, the Asni Art Village, when I visited a few years back, felt like a... Continue reading
Posted Dec 16, 2011 at Kristin's Camera
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Bathrooms run the gamut in Addis Ababa, from empty lots to beautiful spas. Continue reading
Posted Dec 13, 2011 at Kristin's Camera
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Shooting Punks in Paris It's funny when you look back and realize, with a small amount of shock, how long you've been doing something that you weren't really aware you were doing. These photos, my first shots of the alternative scene, were taken in Paris back in the early 80s.... Continue reading
Posted Dec 6, 2011 at Kristin's Camera
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Reykjavík on Display As if in a dream, I'm being pulled into a graffiti-clad alleyway, lured by the sound of electronic music and someone singing... Curious, I wonder – could the voice belong to Iceland's most famous musician? It's my first day in Reykjavík and I'm walking off the jetlag,... Continue reading
Posted Nov 29, 2011 at Kristin's Camera