July is coming to get you!!!! we're still waiting for Summer right now .... each day brings new and wonderful artists with their visions which as always continues to amaze me .... this journal isn't possible without your work, your art brings so much joy into my world you are all fantastic and you all inspire me totally .... now please share with these artists work because as you all know without your work this journal isn't possible, your art brings so much joy into my world you are all fantastic and you all inspire me totally .... now please share with these artists and enjoy their art as i have
............... feel it in your heart and always be inspired
There’s a kind of beautiful loneliness in voyeurism. And that’s why I’m a photographer
- Alec Soth"
"By doubting we are led to question, by questioning we arrive at the truth - Peter Abelard"
WMy visual quest is driven by a desire to create a universe capable
of supporting feelings and ideas - Jerry Uelsmann"
"In making portraits, I refuse to photograph myself as do so many photographers. My style is the style of the people I photograph - Lotte Jacobi
"I am at last photographing again... It is straight... No sentimentalism. Not old nor new—It is so sharp you can see the [pores] in a face—& yet it is abstract - Alfred Stieglitz
“In a word, to perceive an object abstractly means not to perceive some aspects of it.
It clearly implies selection of some attributes, rejection of other attributes,
creation or distortion of still others. We make of it what we wish.
We create it - Abraham Maslow
"All I can show you are the things necessary to demonstrate the thought that led me to
this picture. I can’t show you the actual thought. Otherwise I’d write a pamphlet
and put it up on the wall - Thomas Demand
“For a long time I’ve lived with the inadequacy of that frame to tell everything I knew,
and I think a lot about what is outside of the frame… - Susan Meiselas
"Photographers have to impose order, bring structure to what they photograph.
It is inevitable. A photograph without structure is like a sentence without grammar
— it is incomprehensible, even inconceivable - Stephen Shore