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I just used to adore them. Most people go through life dreading they’ll have a traumatic experience. Their goal was to remain faithful to the standards by which Arbus judged her own work, and to how she hoped it would be seen.

Feb 28, David Ward rated it really liked it Shelves: The book includes portions of an interview with the photographer as well as some other personal information, but the photos are what make this book shine.

I didn’t choose to write about this book because I feel that I can say anything more eloquent than what monogrph already been said I was recommended by a professor. Refresh and try again.

Diane Arbus: An Aperture Monograph

Photographically illustrated paper-covered boards, with photographically illustrated dust jacket. There is so much going on in this picture that monograpph could stare at it for days trying to digest everything in the frame and yet the execution appears effortless and light as a feather.

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I’m very little drawn to photographing people that are known or even subjects that are known. I guess you had to be there or something. Diane ArbusDiane Arbus: If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?


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I first caught a glimpse of this book in a high school english class. Heroes for doing what, though? I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle?

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. This is the 40th anniversary edition of a collection of Arbus’s photos chosen after her death by her daughter Roon and her close friend Marvin Israel. She’s a huge influence on modern photography, including the work of Cindy Sherman and Mary Ellen Mark for starters.

Yet we identify with these unfortunates who for the most part have been born with, and have to bear, a disability or more politically correct, a challenge. The introduction is by Arbus herself, a pieced-together essay chosen from various sources including an interview with Studs Terkel and audio from a class she taught.

The rest are just not my cup of tea. It’s interesting how Arbus managed to capture “normal” and “uncomfortable” in one frame. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics.

Eventually I hunted down a copy for my own collection. This format provided a square aspect ratio, higher image resolution, and a waist-level viewfinder that allowed Arbus to connect with her subjects in ways that a standard eye-level viewfinder did not. I found it in a small bookshop and was immediately fascinated – I was a teenager and had no idea about fine art photography but Arbus’s photo immediately spoke to me – the freaks, misfits and outsiders.


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The intro isn’t very long, but so much insight into photography is packed into it that it’s worth the price of admission alone. Like a person in a fairy tale who stops you and demands that you riddle. She was a true master of her craft and she really had an eye for the odd. She made the viewer look at things he would rather not see. Sep 19, Jil rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: Or maybe I felt relieved that there are people out there even stranger than myself.

While I find some of her pictures exploitive, others are amazing. An Aperture Monograph in along with the posthumous retrospective at The Museum of Modern Art–offered the general public apreture first encounter with the breadth and power of her achievements. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals.

Want to Read Currently Reading Diiane. Freaks were bo “Freaks was aperfure thing I photographed a lot. One of my favorite artists of all time. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion.

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