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Giving a Voice to Homeless Children through Photography

I’m only young at heart, but I still remember what it was like coming home from school. I remember hopping off the bus, going inside, grabbing a Capri-Sun and doing my homework on our comfy couch, while Darkwing Duck played on the TV. My mom got home an hour later, started cooking a tasty dinner, and a couple of hours later, I was crawling into my own bed in my own room. You probably have similar memories of being a …

Fracture Explores: Orlando

Here’s a spoiler right up front: We didn’t go to Disney for this one. Despite always enjoying a trip to the most magical place on Earth, I wanted to show off the beautiful spots in Orlando that AREN’T major theme parks. Great photo spots are never far away; you just have to know where to look. So we hired Chad Baumer to do just that. He’s a great photographer in Orlando that already shoots a lot of architectural photography, so …

Fracture Explores: Miami

Sometimes beautiful places are closer than you think. At Fracture, we’re always trying to find the next beautiful moment to capture, and we encourage others to do the same because it preserves a memory, a moment, an adventure. With that in mind, we’ve been exploring and showing you more of our journey to celebrate the most beautiful spots across our country. We started with our own backyard, Gainesville, and now we’re heading over to Miami to, as Will Smith recommends, …

Fracture Explores: Gainesville, Florida

Beautiful photo spots aren’t always far away; you just have to know where to look. Here at Fracture, we’re always encouraging others to take advantage of photography because it preserves a memory, a moment, an adventure. With that in mind, we decided to start exploring. Over the next months, we’ll show you more of our adventures to celebrate the most beautiful spots across our country. We start with our own backyard. One of our friends, Garrett Schmidt, shared his photos and …

Celebrating the Building a Community Fought to Save

The strength of a city is measured by the celebration of its history. Sometimes a historic building in a city is threatened by time and progress. It’s inspiring when a community rises up and reinvents that same place to give it brand new life and resist the dominant force of the modern. The Thomas Center in Gainesville is one such building. Where It Began Originally called the Sunkist Villa, construction on the building was completed in 1910. The building originally …

Our 5 Favorite Cute, Cool, Awesome Things from July!

At the end of every month we like to look back and celebrate our favorite images and stories we’ve encountered. Here’s our favorites for July! We were inspired to take a trip after reading about the 14 hidden gems in Florida. Then, we were amused by this take on illustrations of familiar movie titles.   We saw how this mom creates amazingly accurate princess costumes for her daughter to wear around Disney World. So cute! Then, we had a laugh looking at what this newly single man …