Ashley Jennings Knows Instagram Isn’t The Way For Her

"A more disciplined photographer might see these varied interests as distractions, but following the spark of curiosity is vital for me," says photographer Ashley Jennings in reference to her work and varied interest in digital, analog, large format, and palladium printing. "The idea of creating tintypes (or any film photograph) just to feed a content machine gives me intense anxiety..." Already if you can't tell already, Ashley is an intellectual. She once locked herself in a studio and forced herself to create work: something that many photographers are simply afraid to do. Though at the same time, she doesn't "benefit from melancholy," as she puts it.

Ashley Jennings Knows Instagram Isn’t The Way For Her

"A more disciplined photographer might see these varied interests as distractions, but following the spark of curiosity is vital for me," says photographer Ashley Jennings in reference to her work and varied interest in digital, analog, large format, and palladium printing. "The idea of creating tintypes (or any film photograph) just to feed a content machine gives me intense anxiety..." Already if you can't tell already, Ashley is an intellectual. She once locked herself in a studio and forced herself to create work: something that many photographers are simply afraid to do. Though at the same time, she doesn't "benefit from melancholy," as she puts it.