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Stories Captured Stories Told

“Ito’s black-and-white photographs offer a chronicle of one woman’s journey to expand her humanity. … an important contribution to the museum’s growing collection of documentary photography,” said Susan Fisher Sterling, Chief Curator http://www.nmwa.org.   To leaf through Cherel Ito’s book … Continue reading

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In Good Company

“Such energy and peace and steady with life. The rhythms feel good” ~ Cherel Ito  People travel in circles. Our careers, interests and hobbies, often determine our company of friends and associates. Our attraction to others can bring both positive … Continue reading

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One-of-A-Kind Soul and Spirit

“ My photography is committed to ….unrehearsed moments of human expression.” ~Cherel Ito  Cherel Ito’s work as a producer and editor in the filmmaking industry was a natural extension of her photography. Her interests led her to produce and edit … Continue reading

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Poverty Plights

“Entering the Ozarks…a place I can’t touch with words…stopped to photograph……never afraid of the stranger…my smile never died.” ~ Cherel Ito  From the photographic journeys that Cherel Ito took through Mississippi, Louisiana and the Ozark Mountains in the 1970s, one … Continue reading

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Harmony among People

 “My photography is committed to the discovery of the basic spirit of human beings in their natural environment.” ~ Cherel Ito  Cherel Ito’s photography is retained in a permanent collection in the National Museum of Women in the Arts in … Continue reading

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Keeping the Embers Going

“Where life is hard people depend upon and help each other.” ~ Cherel Ito  This photo was taken many years ago by photographer Cherel Ito. The image was captured through the lens of her camera in the 1960’s, before our … Continue reading

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Capturing Beauty in Aging

“Just to be is a blessing. Just to live is holy.” ~ Cherel Ito  Well, it is a New Year! With each year added to their lives, human beings ripen a little more. Many do not like the physical changes … Continue reading

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A New Era In Photography

“Forming the creation is the best part of the creator” ~ Cherel Ito  Sadly, after 75 years of providing quality film to photographers and filmmakers all over the world, Kodachrome film will no longer be sold. The digital camera industry, … Continue reading

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Striking Contrasts

“I contemplate rhythm, movement, pulse” ~ Cherel Ito  As you look back on this blogsite, you will see only a small glimpse of what the book “Through the Lens of Her Camera” is all about. Through observation of captured human … Continue reading

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Trust Builds Relationships

“It seemed right, too – mechanical devices would interrupt the reverence of the ceremony.” ~ Cherel Ito  In an age whereby there is little regard for privacy by the media, there was a time when taking into consideration a subject’s … Continue reading

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