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Why People Photograph

Summary Why People Photograph ↠ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Cause of what stands in front of the camera to honor what is greater and interesting than we areAdams a noted photographer of the American West dislikes words that describe pictures In this collection of poetic thought provoking and highly original essays he examines Paul Strand's devotion to America and analyzes. This was by far one of the most helpful books I ve read regarding my own work at this stage Very interesting and it his a lot of truths that I felt but never saw put down in words It s a book I ll read than once one that is destined for that special spot next to my bed

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Summary Why People Photograph ↠ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Robert Adams Why People Photograph Selected Essays And ReviewsA now classic text on the art Why People Photograph gathers a selection of essays by the great master photographer Robert Adams tackling such diverse subjects as collectors humor teaching money and dogs Adams also writes brilliantly on Edward Weston Pa. I ve already talked about Adams in my previous review but it s hard to get a sense of what makes him so special without reading him So here s a few samplesAt our best and most fortunate we make pictures because of what stands in front of the camera to honor what is greater and interesting than we are We never accomplish this perfectly though in return we are given something perfect a sense of inclusion Our subject thus redefines us and is part of the biography by which we want to be knownArt does not deny that evil is real but it places evil in a context that implies an affirmation the structure of the picture which is a metaphor for the structure of the Creation suggests that evil is not finalThere will come a time when we stop naming places for lake shores that aren t there and attaching to names eastern suffixes like glen and green And if we call them by names that are accurate we may ultimately find it easier to live in themFinally there is the joy to be fo

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Summary Why People Photograph ↠ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Ul Strand Laura Gilpin Judith Joy Ross Susan Meiselas Michael Schmidt Ansel Adams Dorothea Lange and Eugene Atget The book closes with two essays on working conditions in the nineteenth and twentieth century American West and the essay Two Landscapes Adams writes At our best and most fortunate we make pictures be. The book falls closer to the 4 stars than the 3 to me Starts amazinglyAnd Adams goes around the humanitarian aspects of being a photographer and his surroundings describing them beautifully and emotionally using his English literature skills using poems too which makes even emotional and closer to the heart He then goes to describe the main artists works and their emotional backgrounds and how their lives affected their photographic styles and techniues So interesting I say but sometimes it got dull The last part is when he describes the working conditions in 19th 20th centuries the landscape changes the influence of humans on the deterioration of nature and landscapes that he used to see In this part he goes a little depressing and black visioned you feel there s no green areas at all but that s the price you pay of literate exaggeration It s still beautiful his hopes for responsibility toward nature and landscapes and the green areas All in all this book is tota


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    read [ Why People Photograph PDF ] By Robert Adams I've already talked about Adams in my previous review but it's hard to get a sense of what makes him so special without reading him So

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    Robert Adams  9 Summary Download ✓ E-book, or Kindle E-pub  Robert Adams Summary Why People Photograph A collection of essays on photography some of which are slightly related others of which are not There are some interesting insights and inspirations in some of the essays but as a whole I found the collection to be lacking I had hoped to gain a better perspective on why people photograph and what makes for a classic arti

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    Summary Why People Photograph read [ Why People Photograph PDF ] By Robert Adams I didn't get this book For the way it's written it was uite difficult to read There are many intimate references to other artists and art and it feels like I have to adjust to the vibe to appreciate it Some of the insights are delightful but most of it I've found to be like comments for close circle of friends which sadly I'm not a part of

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    Summary Why People Photograph Download ✓ E-book, or Kindle E-pub  Robert Adams Robert Adams  9 Summary Adams writes about photographers like almost no other The deepness with which he can describe a picture or the style of an artist is a

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    read [ Why People Photograph PDF ] By Robert Adams The book falls closer to the 4 stars than the 3 to me Starts amazinglyAnd Adams goes around the humanitarian aspects of being a photographer and his surroundings describing them beautifully and emotionally using his English literatur

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    Robert Adams  9 Summary Download ✓ E-book, or Kindle E-pub  Robert Adams read [ Why People Photograph PDF ] By Robert Adams THis collection of essays was not exactly what I was expecting The title is very misleading in my opinion I was expecting a book about the idea of photography instead I got a collection of essays mostly about some

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    read [ Why People Photograph PDF ] By Robert Adams This was my second Adams book of essays and remains my favourite it was a stalwart of wonderful ideas that have remained t

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    Robert Adams  9 Summary Download ✓ E-book, or Kindle E-pub  Robert Adams Summary Why People Photograph I found the book interesting as it discussed not just the changes in what photographers wanted to show with their photographs but what is no longer there what was needed for so many photographers such as the loss of space in the west I enjoyed the last chapters as the author chatted on his own views of the environment where we are now what we have lost and what we are still losing

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    read [ Why People Photograph PDF ] By Robert Adams This was by far one of the most helpful books I've read regarding my own work at this stage Very interesting and it his a lot of trut

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    Summary Why People Photograph Download ✓ E-book, or Kindle E-pub  Robert Adams Robert Adams  9 Summary Read this book for the prose and the insights into photographers photography and the way that these two work within our particular time Do not read this if you expect straight ahead explanations of why people photograph The writing is wonderful and the insights deep

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