Lisa Gidley

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  Hi. I take photos (often with film) and sometimes make other things like analog color photograms.

After growing up in Kansas City I lived for many years in New York City, where among other things I studied at the International Center of Photography. Now I'm living in Portland, Ore., with my spouse and kid. I still take lots of photos and also work as an editor.

I've shown prints in a few places (including Newspace Center for Photography in Portland; Chashama Gallery in New York; the Halide Project in Philadelphia; the Institute of Visual Arts in Milwaukee; Lightbox in Astoria, Ore.; and the Pacific Northwest Photography Viewing Drawers at Portland's Blue Sky Gallery). I'm part of the fun Portland photo group Lightleak, and a while ago completed a round of the Portland Grid Project. After a little resistance I'm now on Instagram. I also have a somewhat neglected Tumblr with new and old material, and contributed to the all-Instax Tumblr Instax Gratification. And this website has updates coming at some point.

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