Quote Originally Posted by Sparky
Sure - I agree fully. BUT! The knowing the context and something about the Dust Bowl and the FSA and Lange (that WAS Lange, right? Or am I spacing out?) sure adds another whole dimension to the photo, don't you think?
I think it might add an "interest" but I think the picture needs to stand alone first.

Actually the more I think of it, I DON'T think it needs the Dustbowl context. It has power and grace on its own.

If it needs the context to "exist" then I think it has failed to some extent.