A young British man bravely documented his journey transitioning from female to male in a remarkable photo series compiled of selfies that were snapped every day over the course of three years. Raines, 21, said that he remembers feeling that he shouldn't have been born a female as far back as his days as a toddler.
I felt a lot of discomfort, [was] upset and had very low confidence. My mom said it made sense and explained a lot about how I was when I was younger.
My Dad has been really great and supportive about it too. They accepted me as their son, but could see that I was still the same person, just happier and living as male.
When he was 17 years old,
Transsexual transition pictures said he "socially" transitioned and began living as a male and legally changing his birth name, which he would not disclose, to Jamie--a name that he said, he and his family arrived at together.
Soon after, Raines said he started taking testosterone and underwent a mastectomy six months following his 18th birthday, where he then began the three-year photo series, which he documented on Tumblr pagein an effort to document his altering appearance.