photo Quotable mondays (pQm) 4-29-13

Susan Sontag was an American writer and filmmaker, professor, literary icon, and political activist. She wrote a series of essay’s on photography that was published as a book entitled “On Photography”.

Photographs may be more memorable than moving images, because they  are a neat slice of time, not a flow. Each still photograph is a privileged moment turned into a slim object that one can keep and look at again. – Susan Sontag

You can learn more about her life here.

Here is a photo of her taken at Petra

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2 responses to “photo Quotable mondays (pQm) 4-29-13

    • It is a great quote. I agree it was almost like the “Where’s Susan game”. I love the dark tones with the light through the narrow pathway to Petra.

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