I’m a photographer from the Toronto space in Ontario, Canada. For the previous few years, I’ve been taking pictures unusual self-portraits for enjoyable and to be taught new methods. They’ve all culminated in a self-portrait photograph sequence I name DiscomfortFood.

DiscomfortFood is about my physique, my self-image, and my psychological well being by means of the lens of junk meals. Particularly, the junk meals that I personally abuse. For me, that’s pizza, pasta, potatoes, popcorn, Pepsi, pie. Carbs and sugar, ice cream, burgers, and salted fries!

Since starting this challenge I’ve really developed a a lot happier and more healthy relationship with meals. I’ve misplaced approx 60lbs previously few years, all by means of dietary adjustments and abandoning a number of unhealthy meals which can be the topics of a number of the pictures under.

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Sugar

From DiscomfortFood. It was actually scorching within the studio that day, and after I was finished the sugar had melted right into a glaze.

Glazed bitter

After I conceived the DiscomfortFood sequence, this picture was one of the crucial vital ones in the entire sequence. Bitter Cream Glazed doughnuts are my 2nd favourite kind.

Two beef patties

Double-cheeseburgers are my kryptonite.

Honey crullers

Honey crullers are my absolute most favourite.

Double chocolate dip

From DiscomfortFood. So many doughnut flavors!

I’m the nightmare that kids consider

Shot earlier than I conceived of the DiscomfortFood sequence, this picture laid the groundwork for those that might observe.

Salt

So salty.

DiscomfortFood

This picture is the thesis picture in the whole sequence. The aim is to discover weight, meals, self-image, psychological well being by means of this sequence.

Flowery self-portrait

The cowl is definitely a kitchen curtain.

Glitter

This picture is from three years in the past and I’m nonetheless discovering glitter throughout my home.

Since starting this challenge I’ve really developed a a lot happier and more healthy relationship with meals. I’ve misplaced approx 60lbs previously few years, and I want to thank a few of my images for serving to me course of issues.