photography is subjective.
photography is commentary.
photography says more about the photographer than the photographer’s subject.
the world Ansel Adams captured does not exist. it could not exist outside the careful preparation, instinctual certainty and darkroom virtuosity of the man behind the lens.
the photographer seeks perfection from the chaos of nature.
patterns from complexity.
complexity from the commonplace.
the world is not black & white.
the world is not color.
it is only the world as you see it…
(all gallery photos on this site are available for purchase).
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