There’s no such thing as Flickr Pro today because [with so many people taking photographs] there’s really no such thing as professional photographers anymore.
A good picture doesn’t give us all the answers. It makes you have to stop and look and start feeling for yourself.
— Espen Rasmussen (via the wonderful Ilona Siller)
that dreams and memories sometimes get confused, well, that’s as it should be.
— the wonder years
I’m shooting a new portrait project and I would like to photograph YOU! The next shoot day is Thursday and there are only a few slots left at 12pm/noon, 12:30pm, 2pm, 2:30pm and 3pm.
The shoot will take about 15min and the only requirements are…
- Be in San Francisco (with ability to get to location)
- Aged over 18 (or have a parent/guardian present if you’re not)
- Sign a model release
In exchange for participating, you will receive the 1-2 final retouched images.
Looking forward to hearing from you if you’re interested in joining me! If so, please email email@example.com with a photo and 1-2 sentences about you.
Genius is endless attention to detail.
I think the most outstanding thing about him is his ability to extract things from people - to manipulate them, in a way - to get the pictures that he wants. He doesn’t take a picture of something that already exists. He gets in his mind what he wants from someone and he directs them.
— Earl Steinbicker on Richard Avedon
(my idol) who he assisted from 1952-1965 and 1959-1965