Cost: Nothing if you already own a digital camera. Around $12 if you use film.
Time: Five minutes a day for as long as you like.
Materials: Camera (and film, if desired)
On March 11, 2009 (Shawn’s 33rd birthday), I started taking a picture of Mr. Poynter each day on my old Nikon. Why? Well… why not? If I keep this up (this refers to both Shawn and the picture taking), one day I’ll have thousands of photos of him, documenting his changing appearance/physical decline. Romantic, no? Here are just a few gems from the first batch.