Capucine Fachot is a reportage photographer and writer from France. She studied photography and journalism in London. She now works freelance in Istanbul for magazines and agencies (Monocle, Female Narratives, etc.) and consults brands on their visual identity. Capucine recently developed a weekly newsletter Copious Copy: a weekly cosmos of words about metaphysics and enlightenment, through presence, wonder, science, and spirituality. Follow Capucine on Instagram.
Lomography emailed me with a few of my favorite words: monochrome, purple, film. I was to test one of the two films they had received from Vienna. I chose to hike, and bring the light of the island onto my violet emulsion. Near Istanbul, the escape and I refused to make purple human.