The art work is, to be sure, a thing that is made, but it says something other than the mere thing itself is, allo agoreuei. The work makes public something other than itself; it manifests something other; it is an allegory. In the work of art something other is brought together with the thing that is made. To bring together is, in Greek, sumballein. The work is a symbol.

Martin Heidegger | Poetry, Language, Thought


 

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Photography to the amateur is recreation, to the professional it is work, and hard work too, no matter how pleasurable it may be.
 
Edward Weston


The Model Relationship
 
These images are from a nude photography workshop I attended with Kim Weston at Wildcat Hill in Carmel, CA.

 


Weston, Edward H. "Shall I Turn Professional?" American Photography VI (1912): 620 - 23.


 

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Last Updated: 2017-08-09