Story truth from photographer Henri Cartier-Bresson

October 16, 2011
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I’m in Brisbane for the Emerging Writers Festival, which I’ll blog about in greater detail during the week when I get back. In the meantime, I have the morning to myself so I came to see an exhibition of Henri Cartier-Bresson’s photography at the Art Gallery.

I’m glad I did. It’s an amazing collection of photographs evoking incredible nostalgia and place. Cartier-Bresson is a master storyteller with his imagery. Very powerful stuff. While soaking up the exhibition I saw this and had to share. Tis a great truth:

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3 Responses to Story truth from photographer Henri Cartier-Bresson

  1. Nicole Murphy on October 16, 2011 at 12:32 pm

    Beautiful – thanks for sharing.

  2. Louise Cusack on October 16, 2011 at 6:06 pm

    Thought provoking quote, Alan. In fact, I’m sure I’ll still be thinking about that tomorrow and maybe next week. Looking forward to the update about EWF. Thanks (in advance) for sharing that info.

    Cheers

  3. alan on October 17, 2011 at 12:07 pm

    Glad you both liked it.

    Louise, EWF post should be up later today.

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