February 7, 2008

portraits and art and fine photography; Mr. Penn’s work is some of my favorite photography

To Contrast: Mr. Penn I give you Mr.Ray:

For me the difference is that while Penn tried first to show the subject’s personality, while making a social/political statement, Ray was foremost concerned about how to manipulate the human figure to express his version of reality and in the process the personality of his subject came through.


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