always falling…


When asked about advice for beginning photographers, Melvin Sokolsky replies, “You have to take pictures the way you fall in love. With love, somehow you can’t get that person out of your mind. It’s how human nature works. We’re wired to look at things we like and that move us.

Lesson / Koan :  The gifts of 1963 are still in the atmosphere of today’s world, hopefully love is too.

An overall look at the 1963 “Bubble series”…and a bit more.


NOTE :

Melvin Sokolsky is in his seventies, last year the Metropolitan Museum of Art includes Sokolsky’s iconic Twiggy photos in their upcoming exhibition The Model as Muse: Embodying Fashion…the year the photograph was taken was 1967.

 

Melvin Sokolsky in 1963.

 

 

 

 

 

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