Photographers often talk about making pictures rather than taking them: constructing something from the scene in front of the camera that is related to it but not subordinate to it. A photo of a tree or a soldier has a life independent of its subject.
Bruce Polin began making these images in Brooklyn’s Prospect Park around the time of the last presidential campaign. He had been shooting mostly in his home studio, but when the divisive rhetoric of the election heated up, he felt the need to get out among strangers, from all cultures he could find. The park was ideal.
The camera was big.
It was a boxy, old-fashioned Japanese mechanism that shot on plates of film 8 inches by 10 inches. Polin would lug 100 pounds of gear around the park, most days going home without his efforts resulting in a single image. The process was slow, but rewardingly so, Mr. Polin said, because it fostered collaboration.
The time it took to set up the tripod, go under the hood, adjust the focus and shutter speed, pop in the film plate, step out of the hood (once the film was in he could not see through the viewfinder), snap the shutter, and perhaps most importantly, persuade participants to stick around for the process, gave his subjects time to build identities for themselves within the frame, he said.
“I’m creating a personality or they’re constructing a personality, and it’s a collaboration,” he said. “We’re conversing. I detect a degree of self-awareness at times. They might adjust themselves slightly,” Mr. Polin said of his subjects. “Something is being created for the final image. It’s not that I’m trying to document something that I saw and I have to have that. The thing is built in layers over time.”
The project became a study in the anthropology of time: the people in the schmancier quarters of Prospect Park didn’t have time to stop for him, or they didn’t meet his eyes if he drew near, as if afraid he would steal their valuable minutes. In other sectors they were more open or more curious; often he just set up his camera near people who interested him and hoped they would come check him out. (This didn’t always work.)
Nor was he looking for pretty pictures of nature; the park functions like a set of studio props. “It’s almost like anti-cellphone photography,” he said.
When he showed people their pictures later — much later — they were often surprised by what they had constructed together. “They’d say, ‘I can’t believe that’s me,’” he said. “People see themselves outside of themselves.”
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六合神童开奖结果【苏】【菲】【亚】【一】【脸】【难】【看】【的】【看】【着】【那】【青】【年】，【却】【也】【不】【敢】【再】【多】【说】【什】【么】。 【很】【快】，【琼】【斯】【家】【族】【的】【便】【向】【远】【处】【靠】【了】【靠】，【给】【李】【家】【的】【战】【舰】【腾】【出】【了】【地】【方】。 【就】【在】【这】【个】【时】【候】，【张】【家】【舰】【船】【上】【传】【出】【一】【道】【声】【音】： “【李】【天】【宇】，【你】【可】【真】【是】【越】【活】【越】【倒】【回】【去】，【竟】【然】【在】【一】【些】【女】【人】【面】【前】【逞】【威】【风】，【还】【真】【是】【丢】【我】【们】【男】【人】【的】【脸】【啊】。” “【嘿】。【我】【当】【是】【谁】【呢】，【原】【来】【是】【张】【少】【凡】【张】
【五】【岁】【的】【顾】【小】【小】【在】【侦】【探】【了】【敌】【情】【以】【后】【偷】【偷】【露】【出】【一】【个】【狡】【猾】【的】【笑】【容】 【成】【功】【潜】【入】【敌】【人】【内】【部】！ 【听】【着】【浴】【室】【里】【传】【来】【哗】【哗】【的】【流】【水】【声】，【还】【有】【几】【年】【传】【来】【的】【对】【话】【声】【让】【顾】【小】【小】【不】【自】【觉】【的】【皱】【了】【皱】【眉】 “【真】【讨】【厌】，【都】【多】【大】【的】【人】【了】，【爸】【爸】【竟】【然】【还】【要】【妈】【妈】【帮】【她】【洗】【澡】！【我】【可】【就】【成】【熟】【太】【多】【了】，【我】【都】【可】【以】【自】【己】【洗】【澡】【了】！” 【小】【声】【嘟】【囔】【了】【一】【句】【的】【顾】【小】【小】【大】【眼】【睛】
“【是】【吗】？”【殇】【聿】【见】【妹】【妹】【高】【兴】，【也】【不】【觉】【笑】【了】，【抬】【眸】【打】【量】【那】【个】【叫】【明】【珠】【的】【女】【孩】【子】，【却】【觉】【有】【些】【眼】【熟】。 “【姐】【姐】【怎】【么】【不】【识】【得】【我】【了】？”【明】【珠】【见】【殇】【聿】【疑】【惑】，【含】【笑】【轻】【语】，“【姐】【姐】【纵】【不】【识】【得】【我】，【难】【不】【成】【也】【忘】【了】【溪】【水】【边】【儿】【上】，【与】【你】【一】【同】【吃】【兔】【子】【的】【少】【年】？” “【是】【你】？”【殇】【聿】【轻】【笑】，“【你】【做】【了】【女】【孩】【子】【打】【扮】，【我】【一】【时】【竟】【未】【认】【出】。” “【姐】【姐】【是】
【不】【知】【为】【何】，【云】【蘅】【本】【来】【焦】【灼】【压】【抑】【的】【心】【情】【在】【此】【刻】【居】【然】【都】【释】【放】【出】【来】，【心】【情】【一】【时】【轻】【松】【下】【来】。 【船】【上】【领】【头】【的】【两】【人】【看】【见】【云】【蘅】，【便】【躲】【在】【一】【边】【窃】【窃】【私】【语】【了】【起】【来】，【不】【一】【会】【儿】【似】【乎】【点】【头】【确】【定】【了】【什】【么】，【其】【中】【一】【人】【来】【到】【云】【蘅】【身】【边】，【蹲】【下】【来】【问】【道】，“【姑】【娘】【不】【知】【为】【何】【跟】【踪】【我】【等】？”【这】【声】【音】【听】【着】【耳】【熟】，【云】【蘅】【心】【中】【一】【顿】，【此】【人】【正】【是】【那】【晚】【对】【话】【中】【的】【一】【人】，【看】【来】六合神童开奖结果“【什】【么】？” 【叶】【无】【尘】【目】【光】【看】【去】。 【他】【看】【着】【不】【远】【处】【的】【小】【东】【西】，【有】【些】【愣】【神】。 “【兔】【子】！” 【他】【看】【到】【了】【一】【只】【白】【色】【毛】【茸】【茸】【的】【小】【兔】【子】。 【开】【始】，【这】【里】【怎】【么】【会】【有】【兔】【子】？ 【不】【正】【常】【啊】。 【叶】【无】【尘】【仔】【细】【感】【应】【兔】【子】【的】【气】【息】，【惊】【讶】【道】：“【这】【小】【家】【伙】，【浑】【身】【充】【满】【着】【太】【阴】【月】【华】【之】【力】。” 【莫】【夕】【颜】【点】【头】，【说】【道】：“【不】【止】【如】【此】，【它】【似】【乎】
【消】【息】【传】【开】【后】，【不】【少】【人】【懊】【悔】【不】【已】，【本】【以】【为】【那】【些】【垃】【圾】【没】【什】【么】【用】，【便】【随】【便】【丢】【弃】，【现】【在】【光】【是】【想】【想】【都】【后】【悔】。【特】【别】【是】【那】【件】【亡】【者】【板】【甲】，【只】【要】【积】【累】【冲】【击】【气】【势】，【使】【用】【者】【就】【能】【获】【得】【移】【动】【速】【度】【加】【成】。 【刚】【才】，【那】【个】【叫】【普】【阶】【的】【家】【伙】，【他】【就】【是】【利】【用】【亡】【者】【板】【甲】【的】【特】【效】【击】【败】【比】【自】【己】【高】【等】【级】【的】【对】【手】，【这】【让】【他】【们】【羡】【慕】【不】【已】。 【只】【是】【目】【前】【每】【人】【知】【道】【那】【些】【装】【备】【的】
【难】【得】【能】【有】【和】【晓】【露】【相】【处】【的】【时】【光】，【森】【不】【愿】【错】【过】，【希】【望】【科】【考】【队】【走】【得】【越】【慢】【越】【好】。 【队】【员】【们】【还】【在】【平】【台】【上】【四】【处】【张】【望】，【平】【台】【的】【左】【侧】【有】【一】【处】【半】【人】【多】【高】【的】【小】【洞】，【人】【要】【进】【去】【必】【须】【猫】【着】【腰】【才】【到】【进】【入】。【大】【家】【以】【为】【这】【里】【可】【以】【通】【过】，【探】【路】【的】【队】【员】【没】【走】【两】【分】【钟】【就】【回】【来】【了】，【行】【了】【十】【多】【米】【发】【现】【里】【面】【根】【本】【就】【没】【有】【路】。 【队】【员】【们】【长】【时】【间】【待】【在】【平】【台】【上】【焦】【虑】【万】【分】，【除】