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Magnificent Pictures Captured By A Man Struggling With Depression
William Patino was 25 when he was diagnosed with depression. He was married to the love of his life, and they had a
beautiful house. He also had an excellent job but felt a sudden emptiness within himself. He felt unhappy and distressed even after possessing everything a man wishes for. He never knew that a camera could save him.
He started to find beauty in
nature which eventually healed him through clicking pictures. Let's have a look at the amazing pictures he captured.
William was just 25 and had it all. But, something seemed completely out of place.
He felt hollowness within his heart.
South Coast, NSW Australia
One day at the doctor's clinic, he discovered that he was in depression.
He felt scared and terrified.
He had planned a trip to Europe with his beautiful wife, but they were about to cancel it due to his ill health.
He gathered some courage and got himself together.
Wollongong, NSW Australia
His wife wanted a new camera for the trip so they bought a new DSLR.
Cathedral Rocks, Kiama Australia
He would have never imagined that this could be a turning point in his life.
Nugget Point, New Zealand
He began to compose shots and started to look at things differently.
Sydney Royal National Park
He explored a creative side of him which he never knew about.
Camel Rock, Bermagui Australia
Everything started to fall in place.
Once they reached home, he downloaded Instagram and became really interested in photography.
He started taking photos of everyday things.
William appreciated mother earth more and more by each passing day.
He noticed the intricate details of nature and fell in love with its beauty.
He defeated depression by adding colors to his life with the help of photography.
Athabasca Falls, Jasper Canada
Life is so peaceful for him now.
He feels satisfied and takes pleasure in small things that life has to offer.
New Zealand's South Island
Photography is like air to him. He is grateful for each and everything in life now.
William is an inspiration for all people who give up after discovering about depression. We must stand strong and find our love without giving up, just like William.
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