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Inspiring Images – Dancing Ballerinas

I’m going to switch things up a little bit this morning and share a few photos I found over the weekend while we were working on packing for the upcoming move to our new house. I took these photographs in 2000 on my first SLR, a little Fuji 35mm, and printed them in the darkroom my father built for me when I was in high school. They are so completely imperfect and yet I love each of them. They remind me of being young and full of inspiration and have been the nicest little pick-me up this week so I thought I’d share a couple. You never know where you’ll find inspiration – sometimes it might be in your own box of memories lovingly stashed away for a rainy day.






{Photos by Cyd Converse.}

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Thursday 24th of May 2012

Love your photos! Is there anyway of purchasing one?


Thursday 24th of May 2012

Hi Patty! Because these are old prints, I'm not sure if I have the negatives anymore for creating prints - I will take a look and be in touch if I do! Thank you so so much for your interest, it means so much!


Wednesday 17th of February 2010

wow! these are fantastic, cyd! thank you for sharing them. .-= chelsea's most recent blog post: project wedding: votive holder vases =-.

Jackie {Merci New York}

Tuesday 16th of February 2010

You know I can never get enough of ballerinas! These images are absolutely gorgeous. Btw- Didn't you sy you were coming into town soon? Email me! xx! .-= Jackie {Merci New York}'s most recent blog post: anna miminoshvili dresses =-.


Tuesday 16th of February 2010

I love these! They remind me how much I loved ballet before a very mean-spirited director told me I was too heavy to ever be successful as a dancer. Thanks for sharing! .-= Kate's most recent blog post: snow + jibber-jabber =-.

Meredith Perdue

Tuesday 16th of February 2010

Thank you so much for sharing these. You have inspired me to dig through some of my old film photos as well! .-= Meredith Perdue's most recent blog post: magazine monday: laughter! =-.

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