Long Exposures and Longing to Be True to Oneself
“No man has the right to dictate what other men should perceive, create or produce, but all should be encouraged to reveal themselves, their perceptions and emotions, and to build confidence in the creative spirit.”
― Ansel Adams
I love the way Ansel was pointing to an honest and unfiltered expression of the artist’s soul in this quote. One of the greatest photographers in the world is inviting us to reveal who we truly are through the expression of our truest selves. That’s pretty powerful, no?
Photo Credits: Soft Sandhills by Susan J. Preston, Bosque del Apache, NM © 2019, all rights reserved
Technical: Fuji XT-3 | XF 100-400MM F4.5-5.6 R ML OIS WR |
If granted the solace to settle into the quote paired with this image, what questions would be knocking on your door right now?
A doe stands quietly in field of dried sunflowers in the Bosque del Apache…
Although many photographers are unimpressed with deer, choosing to chase after more impressive animals to photograph, I find myself pulled toward these quiet, gentle creatures…