Lost Lamb #1 – Life and Death in the High Plains Desert
Cyanotype Print on Cotton Rag Paper
The High Plains Desert can be a cruel and harsh place.
Jessie Swimeley finds great joy uncovering beauty and significance in the insignificant. Her passion for photography started at the age of six when her father handed her a camera and taught her how to develop her own photographs. She loves of rural places and their history. She uses digital and alternative process photography to give voice to the abandoned places and forgotten treasures of the West. Jessie received her BA in Photography from the University of Oregon and is the President of TVAA. She currently resides in Boise, Idaho with her partner Joel and Inky the cat.