Let’s be fair: I might not have ever delved into the world of DSLR or mirrorless cameras if it weren’t for my girlfriend. She was already passionate about photography before we crossed paths, capturing family portraits and weddings on numerous occasions. Much like how her father instilled a love for photography in her, she introduced me to this captivating hobby.

As I reflect on my own photos, a few recurring themes emerge: Nature, with a focus on insects and flowers, animals, and images that narrate a story rather than merely pixels on a screen. I also enjoy capturing ‘Kodak moments,’ whether they’re beautiful and special or just for the sheer joy of nostalgia.

Here’s a selection of my photographs: