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Friday I'm In Love #21 // Vivian Maier | Margot Meanie
We may earn money or products from the companies mentioned in this post.I finally was able to attend a screening of Finding Vivian Maier at my favourite local theatre, The Rio. I’m really happy to finally have seen this. I’ve been in love with her photos since I first saw them a few years ago. When I found out about the documentary, I was really excited and hopeful it would eventually come here. As I said, I really love her photos. I’m in love with the framing and contrast. I love the glamorous vs the grimy and I love her interest in mundane details, which seem to be the same things I feel I’m drawn to photograph when I’m walking about. Her photos seem to capture the moment so perfectly and tell a story in each frame. The movie was beautiful, both inspiring at times and terribly sad at others. I loved the passion the director took in trying to figure out this puzzle, as she was indeed a puzzle. A self described “Mystery Lady”. Ultimately, it was a heartbreaking story, but one I am still happy to have watched. Here are a few of my favourite photos that I’m …