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Featured Analog Photographer: Crystal Lee

Posted on May 1st, 2015
by Kailas

This is the launch of a new feature on Grainy Day Collective. We will be from time to time featuring the work of other film photographers along with a brief interview to find out a little about the person behind the images.

If you would like to be featured then please go to our “Submit” section.


Where are you from?

How and when did you start doing photography?
I’ve been taking photos for fun with disposables since I was 14. Only up till about 2 years ago when my boyfriend bought me my own Olympus OM-2 and Mju II that I began taking photos more frequently.

What inspires your photography?
Light, nature, people I love, old foreign films, books

Why do you still shoot film?
I love that I’ll never know what will come out, and also, because the photos are forever.

Who are your favourite photographers?
Robert Mapplethorpe, Vivian Maier, Margaret Watkins, & Lina Scheynius.

What are your favourite camera’s to shoot with?
Both the Olympus OM-2 and Olympus Mju 2.

What is your favourite film to work with?
Ilford hp5

See more of Crystals work here



audubon butterfly garden

Posted on April 29th, 2015
by René



Bhaktapur, Kathmandu, Nepal

Posted on April 25th, 2015
by Kailas



Posted on April 22nd, 2015
by René

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Plaza de la Virgen de los Remedios

Posted on April 22nd, 2015
by Kailas


Tyler Nevitt – Nicaragua

Posted on April 17th, 2015
by Kailas

Back in July 2014 Tyler shared some of his photographs in a guest post of a trip to Iceland. Now he is back to share some more photographs from a recent backpacking trip around Nicaragua.

You can see the rest of his photographs from Nicaragua here.




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Palma, Mallorca

Posted on April 14th, 2015
by Kailas


audubon zoo

Posted on April 10th, 2015
by René