I Love Looking At My Old Photographs

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    There's Something About Them.

    It's not just photographs of me either. I could look anyone's photos for hours on end. I think one of my favorite things about photos is learning the stories behind them; the conversations they had before and after it was taken, the mood and setting it gave the shot.. candid's...
    lawree lawree
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Nov 13, 2013

    Forgotten Memories

    I have a very bad memory, so there are many, many events in my life that I don't remember. I only remember a few that had  major effect on my life, but when I look through my pictures, or my family's pictures, I'm reminded of all these things I'd forgotten. When I look...
    KaBe22 KaBe22
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 26, 2010
    marinerob marinerob
    51-55, M
    Aug 16, 2015

    Found An Old Scarpbook.

    I found an old scrapbook form when I was a child , lots memories , Fist best friend. birthday party's, holidays. Pets I forgot I had. It makes me sad to see all that but at the same time I'm happy.
    KellysMyName KellysMyName
    22-25, F
    1 Response Nov 16, 2013


    NICKELBACK LYRICS "Photograph" Look at this photograph Everytime I do it makes me laugh How did our eyes get so red And what the hell is on Christina's head And this is where I grew up I think the present owner fixed it up I never knew we'd ever...
    zoigirl zoigirl
    31-35, F
    Apr 15, 2008

    I Have A Record Of Most Of My Life In Family Photos

    I discovered I loved taking photos of my family and pets from a very early age as my grandfather gave me a camera when I was about 8 years old and I fell in love with photography and never lost my love for taking pictures. I have recorded almost all of my family's birthday...
    Chelebub Chelebub
    51-55, F
    Dec 27, 2012

    Well I have all of them

    since I was a small baby. I look at them and then at the mirror; to realise how fast things have gone by.
    Tawheed1994 Tawheed1994
    22-25, M
    2 Responses May 11, 2015

    I like looking at other peoples old photos.

    Mine are not nearly as entertaining.
    deleted deleted
    1 Response May 11, 2015

    Love Letter

    Before I went to an awesome Christian camp my amazing fiancé gave me a letter that said she loved me :) I try to give her letters every time I see her, but it means sooooo much when she gives me one back<3 she also gave me a few pictures of herself! I love to look at them...
    HerNaughtyNaughtyBoy69 HerNaughtyNaughtyBoy69
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Sep 6, 2013

    Old Photographs Mean Alot To Me

    I don't know why but I often feel so emotional just by looking through old photos with my family. I realized how much we have grown. I treasure every photo that i have, when i feel like disappointed or depressed I find courage and smile just seeing those past photos. Didn't...
    sunnysun32168 sunnysun32168
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Aug 19, 2013
    Sugarplums1 Sugarplums1
    22-25, F
    May 11, 2015

    I have recently been looking at some of the

    photos I inherited from my sister . I can't keep them all . My sister always looked after me . I think I was her baby . My mum wouldn't agree . This is a picture of us .
    Homejames Homejames
    51-55, M
    Mar 15, 2015

    Old Photos Tell A Lot.

    I have a giant plastic bin at home just chalk full of a old pics. Pics from back as a kid, pics from the early days when I was a single 20 something, pics of my kids when they were young, family pics, vacation pics....you name it. They sure being back the memories. Hard to...
    Dave002 Dave002
    56-60, M
    Nov 18, 2013
    Sugarplums1 Sugarplums1
    22-25, F
    Nov 11, 2015

    Memories For Me Are Like Movies, With No Sound

    I'm so glad this group exists, and Im sure there are many more people out there who love looking at their old photos. That's why I love Polaroids - you can capture all these moments instantly. Digital cameras never really work for me, and I miss the feeling of waiting for my...
    cityowl cityowl
    26-30, F
    1 Response Mar 2, 2013

    Oih.. All the Fond Memories...

    I adore going through the folders on my PC... all the good times that were captured on pics and all the sad times.. when i miss someone.. i love pics.. and they are there to look at whether old or new..
    Ella06 Ella06
    18-21, F
    Apr 16, 2008

    I have thousands of them

    and am trying to sort them out.It is an archive of about 4 families and is very time consuming.The pictures are fascinating and reveal how society has changed over the last 150 years
    deleted deleted
    1 Response May 15, 2015
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