Shades of Gray from Grayson Co, TX #905 – Henri Cartier-Bresson on The Minds Eye

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“MY PASSION has never been for photography ‘ in itself ‘ but for the possibility –through forgetting yourself– of recording in a fraction of a second the emotion of the subject, and the beauty of the form; that is, a geometry awakened by what’s offered.

The photographic shot is one of my sketchpads.”        HENRI CARTIER – BRESSON  8/2/1994

I have been reading Henri Cartier – Bresson’s book about photography: The Mind’s Eye. It should be required reading for anyone who attempts to see and record images!    monos en theos  †† jas L

Images of small things from the biggest county in Texas #521 – Mist upon the bud

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“The best thing one can do when it’s raining is to let it rain.”

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

In a classic example of anthropomorphism, I am pretty sure that the bud never complains of the rain delaying his blooming a day or two. So why do I ?  ††† en theos   jimwork