Hey! My name is Camille, and I'm a Lifestyle/Portrait photographer working out of Los Angeles. I hope my pieces help you get the best shoots possible! And, if you're looking for a photographer to work with, I'm here! www.oracamistudio.com
How To Prepare for a Great Photoshoot
Sometimes media smartphones suck. They can both have you thinking that you’re not photogenic, or that no matter what, your photoshoot is gonna suck.
Why Lens Size Doesn't Really Matter
Do my pupils go large when I see a thicc lens practically dragging on the floor beside a too-cool-for-school photographer walking around with a smug smile on their face like they’re God’s gift to film?
Recipe for Prioritizing Self-Care
Ingredients: 1 Tarot Reading 1 job that makes you cry 1 layoff 1 one uncle that works too hard and looks 10 years older than he is 1 day of awful nausea 6 years of internal conflict and denying yourself what you love
Strangers in my Home
Today I walked into my childhood home only to find it full of strangers. Everything about the house, from the dusty rafters to the cool, clean tiles beneath my feet were as familiar to me as my shadow, as the acne scars on my face, as my constant boob sweat. The house wasn’t always comfortable - in the summer the indoor heat was more akin to hell, and my poor gay spirit sweltered under that very Christian environment as a teenager. There was no escape - the house was in the middle of two lackluster suburbs and the wood floors, ceilings, and walls creaked so much that any attempts at sneaking out would have been futile. There were times that I didn’t even bother to acknowledge when I “sinned” - why bother when you’re already there?
The Train is the Best Tourist Attraction of Any Major City.
Let’s assume that you were interested enough in my traveling habits to ask me what the main thing I like to do in any new place is. My answers would be short, simple, and for many people, probably kind of weird: The first thing I’d do is check out the place’s public transportation system.