I think that basically all of my photographs are failures... I'm not saying that as a self negation or anything like that, I just don't judge it upon it upon how "good" it was, but rather upon how I'd fail upon what I was trying to say... I think this [Tomoko in her Bath] personally is the best photograph I ever made, it came to say what I was trying to say...

Myth and Vision on the Walk to Paradise Garden and the Photography of W. Eugene Smith by Menning Hansen

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