QUOTE: Dorothea Lange (1)

Taken at Stanley Park's Lost Lagoon, two photographers comparing ƒ-stops, exposure, ISO, and the merits of Aperture or Lightroom.

The camera is an instrument that teaches people how to see without a camera.

Dorothea Lange

Dorothea Lange was an influential American documentary photographer and photojournalist best known for her Depression-era work for the Farm Security Administration (FSA), Lange's photographs humanized the consequences of the Great Depression and influenced the development of documentary photography.

I find that, since picking up my camera again, I am much more aware of my surroundings, of colour, of shading. I often see things others simply don't.

Dorothea Lange, Children of Oklahoma drought refugee, Nipomo, California. Mar. 1936

Dorothea Lange, Migrant agricultural worker's family, Nipomo, California, Mar. 1936.

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