... at the Maine Photographic Workshops with Ralph Gibson (23 - 30 July 1987)
|Larry Wolf, notebook from |
March 1977 through July 1981
Sunday - 23 July 1978
3:37 ... after 5 years (more?) I'm wearing a watch ... $20 TI LCD black band [because I am starting a program where I will be on my own to get places on time]
Where are you now?
Where do you want to be?
What's stopping you?
Monday - 24 July 1978
Safe / Scary
3 hours spent with best piece (quietly in a chair)
Well seen ... Well translated (through 1 generation of film and paper)
POINT OF DEPARTURE
"the creative potential of his own ambivalence" Ingmar Bergman
[Do] less good work ... there's potential ... these are too easy
Develop an idea
Tuesday - 25 July 1978
Listen to your own work
Inventory of unknowns
Break a rule and get a page in history
"I want photography to show me something that I can't see any other way."
Friday - 28 July 1978
Saturday - 29 July 1978
"There's nothing to talk about until you have a dummy"
notan - Japanese theory of black on white field
Sunday - Portland Airport - 30 July 1978
Bounded by darkness (a cave)