“Art without content is like sex without intimacy: technically sufficient, but emotionally empty.” -– Judy Chicago
“You will either step forward into growth, or you will step backward into safety.” — Abraham Maslow
“I love my rejection slips. They show me I try.” -— Sylvia Plath
Photoessays/Bodies of Work
-Hannah Kozak: He threw the last punch too hard Tragic story
-Searching for the British red squirrel Good example of photo project. Also some good views of British countryside. Interesting note that if you put down whole nuts the squirrels immediately leave to cache them, but if you leave pieces, they stay and eat them and you have more time for pictures.
-The first of a multi-part article on building a photo-editing PC Eventually you will need to replace your current computer. This will help you understand what factors may be important, even if you don’t want to build your own computer, if photo-editing is something you spend time on.
-Alec Soth reviews two books in an ongoing series on “Pictures and Words” Soth does a really good job on these and shows the images very effectively; his reviews always go back to basic photographic philosophy
-Sean Tucker: Get small and tell the truth