How did you get started in photography?
When I was in the fourth grade, my family moved into a house with a darkroom. My father was a frustrated physician—during the depression, his parents had pushed him into a safe career. He wanted to be an artist. I guess that is why he was so supportive of my interest in taking pictures throughout my life. In hindsight, my artistic fire was also fueled by the social currency that photography brought me on the playground. Those days, I was the only kid with a camera who was developing and printing pictures. This landed me my first girlfriend in fifth grade.

How did you get started in photography?
When I was in the fourth grade, my family moved into a house with a darkroom. My father was a frustrated physician—during the depression, his parents had pushed him into a safe career. He wanted to be an artist. I guess that is why he was so supportive of my interest in taking pictures throughout my life. In hindsight, my artistic fire was also fueled by the social currency that photography brought me on the playground. Those days, I…

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