“This body of work is beautiful and lyrical in a very timeless way,” says Thomas Campbell, publisher of Um Yeah Arts, the house releasing Deanna Templeton’s The Swimming Pool book this month. Capturing the very specific story of Southern California. Campbell is able to find so many different ways of documenting it. "
"Orange County, actually Huntington Beach, is where I was born and where my parents are laid to rest. This is my home. I have many memories from here, and photography is a way for me to stay connected with my past. I have two newer series that I’m working on. One is about Huntington Beach, where Ed and I take an afternoon walk downtown almost every day. Just shooting the locals, the passersby and everything in between. We hope someday to publish a two-volume book, a his and hers take on H.B. The other series is still in the works but it will deal with me, personally, when I was between the ages of 14-18. "
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