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ENTRY POSTED Oct 12, 2009

Paul Graham, “Photography is Easy, Photography is Difficult”

Here is the short essay by Paul Graham that I promised to post. Thanks to Paul for the permission. (Please note the context to MFA students at Yale.) Would be interesting to hear your thoughts.

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Category: MIA Lectures and Programs, Photo Notes

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  1. Paul Shambroom says:

    Thanks for posting this, David, I’m sure it will become a chestnut among assigned readings for photography students. (My students read it before Paul’s talk.) What he describes are photography’s greatest challenges and greatest joys- the lack of control and certainty, rewarded by accidents and discovered insights that cannot by gotten to through other media.