Mark Barendt, Beaverton, OR
"We do not see things the way they are. We see things the way we are." Anaïs Nin
Damn... Those work prints sure have a familiar look. All that's missing from mine are the masterfulness, iconism, and photographic talent.
Beyond that, I'm there!
[Edit: I also noted the boxes of Ilford paper in his darkroom on the shelf over the enlarger...]
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"They are the proof that something was there and no longer is. Like a stain. And the stillness of them is boggling. You can turn away but when you come back they’ll still be there looking at you."
— Diane Arbus, March 15, 1971, in response to a request for a brief statement about photographs
This confirms what I have known for a long time. Gotta work on my vision of a prints true potential. Should have capitalized "work".
Yeah they don't fall right on to the paper do they?