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INTIMATE PORTRAITURE. EXPLORING SIGNIFICANCE THROUGH PORTRAITURE. “A portrait photographer depends upon another person to complete his picture. The subject imagined, which in a sense is me, must be discovered in someone else willing to take part in a fiction he cannot possibly know about.”. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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  • INTIMATE PORTRAITUREEXPLORING SIGNIFICANCE THROUGH PORTRAITURE

  • RICHARD AVEDONA portrait photographer depends upon another person to complete his picture. The subject imagined, which in a sense is me, must be discovered in someone else willing to take part in a fiction he cannot possibly know about.

  • RUSSELL LAIRD, TAMMY BAKER, SEVENTEEN YEAR OLDSSWEETWATER, TEXAS, 1979

  • BOYD FORTIN, THIRTEEN YEAR OLDSWEETWATER, TEXAS, 1979

  • DAVE TIMOTHEY, NUCLEAR FALLOUT VICTIMOTEM, UTAH 1980

  • SANDRA BENNETT, 12 YEAR OLDROCKY FORD, COLORADO, 1980

  • RONALD FISCHER, BEEKEEPERDAVIS, CALIFORNIA 1981

  • JOYCE TENNESONIf I had to pick a single word to describe what my pictures are all about, I would say 'secrets.'

  • WILLIAM WEGMANAt a couple of days old, the puppies were more alien than cute.

  • MAN RAYSome of the most complete and satisfying works of art have been produced when their authors had no idea of creating a work of art, but were concerned with the expression of an idea.

  • CHUCK CLOSEI've always thought that problem solving is highly overrated and that problem creation is far more interesting.

  • ARNOLD NEWMANWe don't take pictures with our cameras. We take them with our hearts and we take them with our minds, and the camera is nothing more than a tool.

  • YASUO KUNIYOSHI, NEW YORK, 1941

  • PABLO PICASSO, CANNES, 1956

  • WOODY ALLEN, NEW YORK, 1966

  • ANNIE LEIBOVITZI dont have two lives; This is one life, and the personal pictures and the assignment work are all part of it.