Photography vs. Taking Pictures
While traveling, everybody likes to snap pics in order preserve the memory. Just
187 a couple photos to show your loved ones back home. You take a few of you and your boo, the meals you ate, breath-taking landscapes, maybe even some with new friends.
Then there are those artsy pictures. You know the ones I’m talking about. They’re the ones you think people will shower you with artistic praise over. Instead, they turn out looking like crime scene photos.
Well, Candida Höfer is one of the few who manages to succeed at this photographic feat. Her color photographs of interiors of public buildings are viewed as technical perfection. Candida’s ability to capture such grace in everyday life, that most people dismiss, is a totally refreshing.