Reasons

Respect

This¬†MLKjr weekend, I had a lot of conversations about leadership and authority, specifically about respect for a venerable position. They were very good conversations. However, at some point, this idea of respect for an office got conflated to owed respect to the person in the office. In short, the person in a position of authority … Continue reading

Reasons

Beneath Surfaces

To photograph truthfully and effectively is to see beneath the surfaces and record the qualities of nature and humanity which live or are latent in all things […] Some photographers take reality as the sculptors take wood and stone and upon it impose the dominations of their own thoughts and spirit. Others come before reality … Continue reading

Forgive (2)
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Forgive (2)

Last year, I wrote about Crystal (Hadidian) Ellefsen’s kickstarter on forgiveness. As soon as I heard that supporters got to contribute images to the project, I knew exactly what I wanted to do. I struggle with forgiving: both myself and others. It’s something I want to master before I die. Conveniently enough, there’s a long … Continue reading