A picture is worth a thousand words. So they say. And “they” are normally right, so we repeat the cliché ad nauseam.
But what if they’re wrong? What if words ARE better at some forms of communication? Are we all in the wrong business?
It’s an interesting question. These days, images are more popular, and by assumption powerful, than ever before. We discussed the idea a while back with curator Russell Lord, a photography expert if ever there was one.
The idea is that photographs convey information beyond the boundaries of language. A picture of fire will read as …read more
Via: A Photo Editor