Aaron Siskind: An Aesthetic End in Itself

Challenge #4 in the History of Photography series. Hosted by JMCO.
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“We look at the world and see what we have learned to believe is there. We have been conditioned to expect.... but, as photographers, we must learn to relax our beliefs.” Aaron Siskind 1903-1991 worked primarily as an /abstract/ still photographer in black and white. Siskind is also known for his work as a photography educator. He taught at Black Mountain College, The Institute of Design at IIT, the Visual Studies Workshop, and RISD. http://www.aaronsiskind.org/images.html Look, don't submit your entry until you really take some time to study Siskind and READ THE RULES! DO NOT VOTE FOR A SUBMISSION THAT BREAKS THE RULES!
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Submitted: Sunday, 19th December, 2010 16:32 (GMT)
Taken: Sunday, 5th December, 2010
Focal length: 4.9 mm
Shutter speed: 1/250 sec
Aperture: F5.6
ISO: 100
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