Short, informal talks, revealing different facets of Dr. Diamond’s approach to using photography for healing.

Black and White vs. Color (2-pt Video)

Remarkable insights into the deep power of black and white photography: color shows reality, but black and white shows the deeper Reality that underlies it.

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Photography for Healing

John Diamond, M.D.

Extract from the book 
Beyond the Obvious: Photography for Healing


There are so many uses of photography, but the one that matters most to me is for it to be therapeutic, for I am a therapist, a healer, and I use photography as an essential component of my healing—of self and other sufferers.

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The Importance of the Tripod

By John Diamond, M.D.

There are a number of reasons why I use a tripod for my “serious” – that is healing – photography. The obvious one is to improve the sharpness of the image.

More importantly, it is because I can accurately frame the subject just so to encapsulate a moment of order out of the apparent chaos of the totality before me.

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