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As a self confessed Robert Adams ophile, this is yet another shining example of Mr Adams ability to invoke awe, wonder and inspiration about all kinds of Pictures Easily digestible in a short afternoon read, yet worth of many return visits this is up there with my other favourites of his. Robert Adams is as good of a writer as he is photographer This is a nice quality small book with great photographs and writings to ponder Each photo has a page or two of Adams writings about the photograph or photographer that took the photo This book enjoyable to read when I don t have time to get involved in a book. This is a book containing short articles about individual artists by Adams who is probably the best writer of any photographer I discovered several photographers I had no idea about No longer articles but a useful book for any serious photographer. Such a beautiful, welcoming and wise book You move through it slowly looking, reading, thinking You come to the end, sad that it is done But you may find yourself starting over this time working through it even slowly There is remarkably innovative thought presented throughout, and there are many carefully chosen, beautiful images to take in A true pleasure. ^READ BOOK ⇲ Art Can Help ✘ A Collection Of Inspiring Essays By The Photographer Robert Adams, Who Advocates The Meaningfulness Of Art In A Disillusioned Society In Art Can Help, The Internationally Acclaimed American Photographer Robert Adams Offers Over Two Dozen Meditations On The Purpose Of Art And The Responsibility Of The Artist In Particular, Adams Advocates Art That Evokes Beauty Without Irony Or Sentimentality, Art That Encourages Us To Gratitude And Engagement, And Is Of Both Personal And Civic Consequence Following An Introduction, The Book Begins With Two Short Essays On The Works Of The American Painter Edward Hopper, An Artist Venerated By Adams The Rest Of This Compilation Contains Texts Than Half Of Which Have Never Before Been Published That Contemplate One Or Two Works By An Individual Artist The Pictures Discussed Are By Noted Photographers Such As Julia Margaret Cameron, Emmet Gowin, Dorothea Lange, Abelardo Morell, Edward Ranney, Judith Joy Ross, John Szarkowski, And Garry Winogrand Several Essays Summon The Words Of Literary Figures, Including Virginia Woolf And Czeslaw Milosz Adams S Voice Is At Once Intimate And Accessible, And Is Imbued With The Accumulated Wisdom Of A Long Career Devoted To Making And Viewing Art This Eloquent And Moving Book Champions Art That Fights Against Disillusionment And Despair