” It’s usually so fraught when you’re taking a picture. I work with an 8-by-10 view camera and there’s a, you know, hood that I put over my head, and it’s tricky and complicated. “


” Don’t get between me and a really good picture in the darkroom, because then I want to go straight to the darkroom and develop it. But once that’s done, I’m fine. “


” I taught up in Maine a couple of times and wasn’t able to take a single picture. All that blue sky! Ugh. Sparkling clear air, just terrible. I couldn’t do it. “


” I just started taking pictures, and it was – it was an instant love affair. It was just ecstatic. “


” You start blocking out things, and that’s a really important part of taking a picture is the ability to isolate what you’re – what you’re concentrating on. “


” Maintaining the dignity of my subjects has grown to be, over the years, an imperative in my work, both in the taking of the pictures and in their presentation. “


” When I read something, I picture that scene in that detail. That becomes very similar to composing a photo in real life. “



All 7 Sally Mann Quotes about Picture in picture


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I taught up in Maine a couple of times and wasn
I just started taking pictures, and it was - it was an instant love affair. It was just ecstatic.
You start blocking out things, and that
Maintaining the dignity of my subjects has grown to be, over the years, an imperative in my work, both in the taking of the pictures and in their presentation.
When I read something, I picture that scene in that detail. That becomes very similar to composing a photo in real life.

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