Faithful to the Ashes

Calendar January 2017 (12 Months)
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At first the cemeteries felt like miniature ancient deserted cities and I was charmed by the sense of antiquity. The tombs are in various states of repair (and disrepair). The graves of some of the well-known people buried there - political people, famous Voodoo legends, and New Orleans notables - all the tourist attractions highlighted in the tours are interesting stories. However, by virtue of my time photographing them, the details of the tombs and the attention that the surviving relatives paid to honoring and remembering their ancestors began to emerge and take hold of my imagination in a much stronger and human way. They are all full of a great many details and as I made pictures it was as if I was conversing with the people that created and maintained these tombs. They seemed alive and willing to reveal their stories and I felt the same intimacy and connection as when I photograph family, friends and all the things I usually use as subjects. There is a great amount of love in... More > these old stones.< Less

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January 2017
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