“In order to understand the world, one has to turn away from it on occasion.” Albert Camus

Logbook, a sensory record of the seasons.

Paper, fine art prints focusing on the natural world.

Supply, a small selection of vintage and handmade goods chosen for their sustainability, functionality and enduring design.


The photography, artwork and writing found on Absent hour is by Naomi Hill, a photographer and art director living with her husband and two children in Nova Scotia, Canada. Her work has been published in Water Journal, Uppercase Magazine, Milk Magazine and Chatelaine and can also be found in many artisan lookbooks.