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Humans of Mira Costa: Colbi Young

“I’ve been trying to like take pictures everyday as a new thing because I want to be a photographer… I mean I don’t really know what I want to do with photography yet, but I was thinking about either doing a focus on people to make them feel better about themselves because that’s the problem…
<a href="https://highschool.latimes.com/author/katiesmythe/" target="_self">Katie Smythe</a>

Katie Smythe

September 17, 2015

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“I’ve been trying to like take pictures everyday as a new thing because I want to be a photographer… I mean I don’t really know what I want to do with photography yet, but I was thinking about either doing a focus on people to make them feel better about themselves because that’s the problem in our society- that no one has confidence. And I feel like through photography we can help people feel better about themselves. As for when I’m gonna start that… maybe I’ll start when what I finish all of this homework!”

-Colbi Young, Junior

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High schoolers’ perceptions of Stanford

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