I come from suburban America. It was a very safe environment and it was a good place to come from in that it was a good place to leave.
If a day goes by without my doing something related to photography, it's as though I've neglected something essential to my existence, as though I had forgotten to wake up.
I went into photography because it seemed like the perfect vehicle for commenting on the madness of today's existence.
The more pictures you see, the better you are as a photographer.
When I work, and in my art, I hold hands with God.
If I am at a party, I want to be at the party. Too many photographers use the camera to avoid participating in things. They become professional observers.
Beauty and the devil are the same thing.
I am selfish, but that's an attribute that all artists possess.
Sell the public flowers... things that they can hang on their walls without being uptight.
To make pictures big is to make them more powerful.
Last Update: 3 October 2022
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