Nobuyoshi Araki

Friday, 19 September 2014

“Photography implies that we know about the world if we accept it as the camera records it. But this is the opposite of understanding, which starts from not accepting the world as it looks. All possibility of understanding is rooted in the ability to say no. Strictly speaking, one never understands anything from a photograph.” Susan Sontag via Maria Popova • Brain Pickings

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