Photography

Videos: Photography for Healing Series

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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The Little Things 

“My favorite photographs are of the little things – things like a blade of grass, a bit of rust.  It’s easy to see God as a cheetah or a lion – but to see God as a little bit of rust…”

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Alive with Spirit

“With all my photographs, I try to convey that this is Alive – Alive with Spirit.  And hope that somebody viewing it will get a sense of that Spirit.”

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Using the Correct Eye

The Life Energy of a photograph will be much higher if it is taken with the correct, “good processing” eye.

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The Power of Slides

“If you really want feel what a photograph can do, use a slide and projector.  It’s a magical, other-worldly, almost god-like experience.”

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My First Vision of Light

With reference to William Blake’s poem “To Thomas Butts,” Dr. Diamond discusses his “first vision of light.”

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Taking Portraits

Reveals a therapeutic approach to portrait photography to greatly raise the Life Energy of the subject.

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The Art of Relationship (4-pt Video)

The essence to healing photography is understanding the art of relationship: really relating to the subject deeply – not just seeing it, but seeing into it.  Seeing that it’s not just a twig, but all of creation as the twig.


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Patterns and Inner Patterns

“To me, photography is recording the inner patterns that are everywhere, but lie beyond the obvious.    I want to encourage people to look beyond the obvious, to where they have never seen before.”

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Holding Up the Flower

The Buddha, in a famous presentation, held up a flower for his disciples in a particular way, an example of what is called Direct Transmission.  Photography too can be Direct Transmission.