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Time For Your Hobby

Mar 2020

Ep.83 More Than 1000 Words (Sabrina - Vintage Photo Collector)

March 29, 2020
(Sabrina - Vintage Photo Collector)
In this episode, I had the honour to have Sabrina as my guest. She shared with me her interest in being a vintage photo collector as her hobby.
Sabrina’s links:
Website: Hello.photoxo
Instagram (personal): @sabrinahughes
Instagram (project): @thepicurious
Patreon: sabrinahughes
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Time Stamp:
00:28 - intro
01:00 - Who is Sabrina?
01:58 - Do you have any social media links or websites you would like to share?
03:28 - How did you get introduced to collecting vintage photos and restoring them?
04:55 - Did you restore all the photos you currently have?
06:33 - Talking about nostalgia. 
07:24 - What is considered vintage?
09:18 - Do you try to figure out the backstory of vintage photos?
11:59 - What is the oldest photo that you own?
14:45 - How big is your current collection?
15:23 - How do you organize all your photos?
19:08 - Talking about 2 specific photos on Sabrina’s Instagram.
22:30 - What goes into the restoration process?
26:01 - Have you ever restored photos by adding colour to them?
30:21 - Talking about using gloves while handling photos.
32:04 - What is the best way to maintain the quality of photos for many years to come?
35:41 - What is the best part about being a vintage photo collector?
39:29 - Talking about slides in the movie IT.
40:32 - Talking about when the first camera came out.
42:35 - Talking about vintage photos with recently deceased people posing.
45:29 - What are some misconceptions about people who collect vintage photos?
48:37 - Does it ever happen that a specific action or event makes you think of a specific photo from your collection?
50:40 - How did collecting vintage photos have an impact on your perspective on life?
54:45 - Has collecting vintage photos ever stressed you out?
55:36 - What was your biggest challenge when you first started your hobby?
56:46 - What is your current challenge?
57:30 - Do you have any word of advice for anyone who might be interested in this hobby?
59:47 - Do you have any social media links or websites you would like to share?
01:01:44 - Do you have any questions for me about collecting vintage photos?
01:05:31 - Outro