Bar Boa Vista is a public pool area with an onsite bar/cafe in Ribeiras, Santa Cruz (Ilha do Pico, Azores.) The other week Bar Boa Vista invited a local band, a great group of friends, to put on a concert. When I arrived people were still piling in and by sunset everyone in the audience [...]
Thank you so much for stopping by (: Here is a collection of photos I've taken since arriving in Pico. It's already been more than a month here on the island and I'm grateful for my family & friends for making my time memorable. This place was the catalyst for taking up photography, starting this [...]
35mm moments A study in travel , color, and love. Documented in Massachusetts, Rhode Island, & New York. This collection of photos archives moments I spent with my family and friends during my visit to New England. Thank you. Check out my other photo collections and blog articles:
Hey guys, I hope you're well (: These pictures were taken between January- May (2021) Big thank you to Kerry's Warwick Photo lab for developing these images. I haven't experimented with many black & white film stocks since picking up film photography. Infact, besides digital edits, I don't have much practice with b&w photography in [...]
Hey guys, how are you doing? It's been a while since I last updated my blog. This is partly because I'm a chronic procrastinator and part- no wait. That's it. I've just been procrastinating. While I haven't posted anything to this website recently, I have been actively taking photos and using photography as my therapy. [...]
Hey guys, quick update. Back in February of last year I posted an article called, Obtaining Dual Citizenship: How to Become a Portuguese Citizen through Parents. I wrote this after handing over all the necessary documents and fees the Consulate requested. I was told, "congratulations you're officially a Portuguese citizen!" I walked out of there [...]
Therapeutic Photography concerns the individual's creative process through and through. It's about presence, process and a good time. You don't need a therapist, or an expensive camera, you don't even need a so called "inspiring" place to take pictures. Who you are and where you are is good enough. Pick up a camera ( yes, [...]
I feel like I'm in transit. This place between places. A loading screen, a refresh symbol, an airport, a train station. I'm on call. Please stand by until further notice. (Patiently waiting) Here or there? wherever, whenever, whatever.
Bristol, RI (2021) On how photography can be used as therapy... All art aims to do is capture and express the human condition from infinite perspectives. Photography, like all other artistic forms, contributes to that aim everyday and plays a fundamental role in forming how we perceive ourselves and the world around us. When used [...]
The other week I took to the streets of Newport, [...]
Photos taken 2-20-2021 Newport, RI Canon 6DSigma Art 24mm f/1.4 Trinity Church Share this photo collection with someone who'd appreciate it! Check out my other photo collections around Rhode Island: Thank you follow me on Instagram https://www.instagram.com/ryanquaresma/
I've walked through Mt. Hope Farm so many times that I feel like the average person would be tired of walking the same path by now. Seeing the same pond, the same bay, the same Cove Cabin. The same geese, the same open field,the same view of Mt. Hope Bridge beyond Seal Island. But one [...]
Photos taken January 10, 2021 Westport, MA Horseneck Beach Like and share with your friends! What’s your favorite beach on the East Coast? Check out my other photo collections!
Photos taken January 30, 2021 Boston, MA 35mm Commuter Rail from Providence, RI to Boston: South Station January 30, 2021Boston, Massachusetts (2021) -Ryan Quaresma Consider liking, commenting and sharing this post with your family and friends Check out my previous Boston Street Photography collections! Boston Street Photography Volume1 Issue1 Boston Street Photography Volume 1 Issue [...]
The other week I sorted through the pile of print envelopes I've been steadily accumulating from Hunt's Photo & Video the past 11 months. The photos I'm sharing with you in this post were taken in the late summer season through early autumn, around Bristol, RI. I hope you guys enjoy, thanks. I've realised these [...]