When asked about what I do when I make a photograph, my first thought is that I don’t work conceptually. In other words, I don’t have an idea or concept which I am trying to illustrate, investigate, or portray. Having been a conceptual artist earlier in my life, I discovered this approach to be too confining, so I abandoned it. What I do instead is act upon a compelling emotion by making an object of contemplation in the form of a photograph. This is the beginning of a process.
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