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Charles Hildreth
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United States
My name is Charles Hildreth and I’m a portrait photographer from Denver. I majored in Journalism & News Editorial at the University of Colorado at Boulder, where I put a strong emphasis on journalistic writing. My childhood consisted of a fascination with Hollywood heroes like Indiana Jones and an appreciation for the romanticism of history and Arthurian tales. In 2006, I took a 90-day, 16-country tour of Europe where I explored as many big and small art museums as I could. It enriched the understanding I once had of world culture, opened my eyes to new cuisine and artists, and put my degree in perspective as far as objectivity was concerned. My portraiture work is a combination of any of these elements, mixed with an objective observation of humankind and an internal struggle for self-confidence in an opinionated world. My work, to me, is flawed, and always will be, as it continues to be a reflection of me, the photographer. I’m not a photographer’s photographer. I can’t sit in a room and chat about camera logistics or ratios, nor have I ever had the desire to. I know what works for the content I produce and gradually grow from a core of photography appreciation.

I'm a natural light shooter - purely for the mood and the story of the moment.

If I could one day fit in among other artists as a storyteller, I think it would be a better fit than photographer, but for now, this is the one medium where I can explore this desire to produce art. I have never wanted to pigeon-hole myself into one particular craft. In the future I hope to continue submit work to publications, print work for local art shows, and explore a world full of engaging individuals.

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Seelentaucher Featured By Owner May 31, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
absolutely brilliant Artist <3
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bohomaz13 Featured By Owner May 28, 2015
Again I borrowed from you photograph. Thank you once again bohomaz13.deviantart.com/art/D…
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bugnut6770 Featured By Owner May 23, 2015
Love your gallery...!
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glasslinger Featured By Owner May 4, 2015  Professional Artisan Crafter
Beautiful work here!..
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Tigerguns Featured By Owner May 3, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
Beautiful gallery 😘
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DaveCarter Featured By Owner Edited Apr 27, 2015  Professional Photographer
You have a great eye.  The one photo that stands out, to me anyway, is your self portrait.  It shows a technique in both composition and editing that I have been trying to re-create. 
I have a fascination with old time photographs but, unhappily, I can't afford to buy, let alone keep in supplies, an old fashioned tin type or lithograph.
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Svartbroll Featured By Owner Mar 24, 2015
very nice gallery..like your work !!!
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Darvinetta Featured By Owner Mar 15, 2015  Professional Photographer
:heart: !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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mackie85 Featured By Owner Mar 9, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Happy Birthday!
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ulltraz Featured By Owner Mar 9, 2015  Hobbyist Artist
happy birthday!!!Huggle! Airborne 
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mecengineer Featured By Owner Mar 9, 2015
Happy Birthday
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