Photography is the art of keeping smiles

The Highline in NYC at sunset
Inside of an IBM office building (my former employer)
The smile this perfectly pedestrian photo keeps is worth more to me than all the avant-garde accolades in the world.

Artistic Intention Self-assessment

  • What is the nature of the joy that you find in your practice?
  • When you practice your art, when do you find the most joy (both in the artifacts you make and in the making of them)?
  • Is what you want to share with others what they want too? How well do you attend to your subjects/participants/audience?
  • Are you only interested in making a statement? Or are you making space for questions?
This statement certainly raises a lot of questions.

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