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This is one thing I do NOT miss about California. One of my friends who lives in Santa Clarita sent me this today. I hope all my friends are safe. Much love.
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Wow, this just sucks.
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Photographer's Meetup Directory

Hey Photographer friends! If you're traveling and want to meet up with other photographers, join our community to easily locate old friends and new friends on the road.

Read +Patrick Kelly's original post first (below) so you know the expectations. Basically just no spamming and be a real person. :)
 
(IF YOU PASS THIS ALONG TO OTHERS, please share the entire post instead of just sending a link. That is the only way people will see the expectations laid out below. Thanks!)

Travelling to a new destination? Interested in meeting like-minded photographers to shoot with? This group is for you! We're setting up a new community for the specific purpose of helping members connect with other photographers when out travelling. Would love to have you on board!

Rules for Membership

- Your profile photo must clearly show your face. The name on the profile must be genuine. No pseudonyms, handles, or usernames. Gotta be real.

- You must be an active member of the Gplus community, with public posts that the moderators can see.

- You must agree to share the name of your home town (or a general geographic area) in the appropriate category so people can find you when searching.

https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/109580542945995654070
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My step-mom has been renovating this entire house. It's very contemporary. Check out the kitchen. Look at the groovy lights on the ceiling. I've shot this house 3 times already, and we're still not done. It's amazing.
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Waw she realy out-did herself dis time. Very nice
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I'm finally on board. Who wants to connect? Let's get my butt movin'! =D

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Does it connect with the iPhone app Human?
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Medellín

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+Christi Nielsen ven a Ecuador
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Soaring above Medellín

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Interesting locative media project by one of my students. 

He's interested in surveillance and tracking. If you click the link on the latest blog post, you'll see a random piece of data. You can keep "playing" and get different results (although it was a little glitchy for me just now). Today I got a Rick Astley video! haha

If you're at the UTD campus, stop by my office and scan the QR code. ATC 3.609

He's mapping all of this as well, so it will be interesting to see what data he ends up with, depending on whether or not people allowed him to see their location.

https://qrsquaredblog.wordpress.com/
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I read that as clicking the link to take you to the most recent blog post.
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Almost 4 years ago, I found myself paralyzed in an abusive situation. I was a shell of my former self, with little to no hope left.

I don’t remember when I started following +Marylou Falstreau, but her paintings and stories gave me a glimpse of a girl I once knew. One of her paintings really spoke to me, and I had to have it. But I couldn't afford it. She sent me a small print of the piece anyway. I was shocked and so grateful.

This is the story that goes with this piece...

"One day she woke up and opened her arms untying the knots tangled and turned them into golden ribbons streaming from her heart. She wondered how the simplicity of it had escaped her memory and kept her tangled in this dance for so long.

Today she dances with sunlight and the soft ocean breeze that sways trees and releases crimson petals breaking free, no longer bound to anything. She is boundless, she is as big as the ocean, she is as big as the sky, she breaks free. She is crimson like a rose petal. She breaks FREE."

I just discovered this print as I unpacked another box that has been in storage for almost 3 years. And it now has new meaning as I find myself finally independent again.

Marylou, you will never know what this print meant to me. I cannot thank you enough. xoxox
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Haha, I didn't mean to! :D I hope you're staying cool in such heat
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Look what I'm finally setting up in the new place. Look at that natural light pouring in. Squeeeeeeeeee #studio

Thx for the kick in the arse +Mark Rodriguez. ;-)

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darkness prevails
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They called me The Butterfly Whisperer.

#colombia

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So nice picture
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Road trip!

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enjoy!
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More from Colombia. This was a hotel in Santa Fe de Antioquia. Beautiful!
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Artist. I tried to contain myself, but I escaped.
Introduction
  • I'm an artist working mostly with digital (photography, video, etc), but I'm known to paint on occasion (when I want to throw the computer out the window).
  • More formally...  Christi Nielsen is a multimedia artist who works with photography, video, and new media. Her work using mobile devices was shown at the Dallas Museum of Art, the Dallas Contemporary, and at the George Pompidou Centre in Paris. Nielsen directed inter.sect Art Collective, a group of artists exploring new media and digital exhibition spaces. 
  • I teach Photography and Emerging Media and Communication at the University of Texas at Dallas.
  • I shoot fine art that deals with social commentary, but I also shoot interiors/real estate and travel.
  • And then there's sass. Gotta have that. I decided there is only so much crazy I can take before I have to start blogging about it. Delusions of Grandeur
Bragging rights
I am my own heroine. According to my mother, I was cool from Day 1.
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Educator / Artist / Photographer
Skills
proficient in Makée Düer
Employment
  • University of Texas at Dallas
    Senior Lecturer, 2014 - present
    School of Arts, Technology, and Emerging Communication Emerging Media and Communication Photography
  • Christi Nielsen
    Artist / Photographer, 2003 - present
  • Los Angeles Film Festival
    Production Intern, 2011 - 2011
  • Los Angeles Center for Digital Art
    Intern, 2009 - 2010
  • University of Texas at Dallas
    Instructor of Record, 2007 - 2008
  • National Institute for Healthcare Leadership
    Director of Marketing, 2005 - 2007
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Birthday
November 15
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Sam is awesome. I just moved to the area and had to find a new dry cleaners, which is always maddening. This place didn't have very many reviews, but they were good, so I decided to try them out. Sam talks to everyone, so you might have to wait a few extra seconds. When I returned for my clothes a few days later, he didn't ask for my ticket or even my name. He remembered it, and pulled my ticket and my clothes. I was shocked. The prices were very affordable, and my clothes were clean. I'll be back, Sam!
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I love this place! Nice simple decor, very open. Great staff and service. Food presentation is lovely. Dishes we've had so far: Pad See U - good Summer rolls - good Green Papaya and Shrimp Salad - excellent Spicy Coconut Milk Chicken Soup - excellent Pad Thai - excellent, not overly sweet like a lot of places Braised lamb shank in mussamun curry - good
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