Panoramic View

Freelance photographer based in San Jose, CA.

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To start off - I drink a lot of coffee.


Unorthodox to today's society.




All content by Daniel Valencia unless otherwise noted.
Cairo Foster and Jai Tanju before the rain.

Cairo Foster and Jai Tanju before the rain.

Letters Home with Cheyenne.

FP-3000 in the Land Camera.

FP-3000 in the Land Camera.

Anya Kvitka.

Anya Kvitka.

I tend to like the shots that the client doesn’t like, hence “throwaway” but not really. 

I tend to like the shots that the client doesn’t like, hence “throwaway” but not really. 

2/2 strip of negs.

2/2 strip of negs.

Strips of negatives are great for self-expressive pieces of art, or just pieces of shit that you’ll end up throwing away.

1/2

Strips of negatives are great for self-expressive pieces of art, or just pieces of shit that you’ll end up throwing away. 1/2

You’re the stuff dreams are made of, too bad you’re only a dream yourself.

Surreal Love.

You like someone so much you begin to create false facts about them that favor your imagination and they turn into this surreal perfection, that in the end does not exist.

Jade having a smoke. 
San Jose, CA
Polaroid Land Camera Automatic 230 — FP-100C

Jade having a smoke. 

San Jose, CA

Polaroid Land Camera Automatic 230 — FP-100C

Nich and Jarod at SJ City Hall.

Nich and Jarod at SJ City Hall.

Solid crew! Showed some Find Rangers around San Jose. Jarod Taber filming Jeff Griffin, while Nich Kunz and Christopher Taylor are off skating the quarter pipe.

Solid crew! Showed some Find Rangers around San Jose. Jarod Taber filming Jeff Griffin, while Nich Kunz and Christopher Taylor are off skating the quarter pipe.

I believe that once you get to know a person, and I mean truly get to know the person - what makes them tick, what makes them tock- then and only then will you be able to shoot a meaningful portrait. 

Jade in her tick tock mode. 

I believe that once you get to know a person, and I mean truly get to know the person - what makes them tick, what makes them tock- then and only then will you be able to shoot a meaningful portrait. 

Jade in her tick tock mode. 

It’s warm during December, so why not skate?

Leica M6, Tri-X 400.