"A good photograph is one that communicates a fact, touches the heart and leaves the viewer a changed person for having seen it. "
~Irving Penn (June 16, 1917 – October 7, 2009)
Black & White Vogue Cover (Jean Patchett), New York, 1950, printed 1968
Cheeky secrets abound in Cassandra calls upon Higher Powers to spirit away a Friday night blemish!
"A photograph is a secret about a secret, the more it tells you the less you know." – Diane Arbus
“When I was young there were beatniks. Hippies. Punks. Gangsters. Now you’re a hacktivist. Which I would probably be if I was 20. Shuttin’ down MasterCard. But there’s no look to that lifestyle! Besides just wearing a bad outfit with bad posture. Has WikiLeaks caused a look? No! I’m mad about that. If your kid comes out of the bedroom and says he just shut down the government, it seems to me he should at least have an outfit for that.”
- John Waters on the sorry style of today’s rebels (emphasis mine)