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Laura Mills

in Markham

Stories I Tell

PRESENTED ON JUN 06, 2014
IN MARKHAM @ VOL 3

Laura Mills' approach to photography is that of a story teller, through 20 slides see how Laura uses her camera to tell her story and the stories of those around her. She will speak about assignments she has done, as well as discovering ancestry and exploring mental illness through photography.

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