changing light

Watching as things arrange themselves in the changing light, the photographer with unobstructed vision sees them as they are.  Appropriate images appear without struggle, moving with the flow of light like leaves in a stream, to be immediately reflected in a mind unclouded by preconceived ideas. ~Benjamin Hoff

morning light
morning light

“Mujo” refers to transience and is a central principle in Buddhist teaching:  the world of appearances lack permanent substance, and all that one sees passes away as it comes, disappearing into nothingness. ~ Yoel Hoffman**


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*Tap of Photography, Philippe L. Gross and S.I. Shapiro

**Japanese Death Poems, Joel Hoffman



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