Are as comfortable in front of a camera as behind one? Being written about, as well as writing?
Photographers, artists, poets: show us DISCOMFORT.
Although I LOVE to take pictures of other people, it makes me extremely uncomfortable to look into a lens myself… One of the occupational hazards of my job is old ladies feeding me cake and tea at every visit, and all my cycling can’t keep up with their killing me with kindness program in the church. So I am always embarrassed at seeing myself on photos.
Here is one of my daughters photos of me, looking with discomfort into her lens.