“It’s a process of getting to know people. That’s what photography is to me. It’s about paying attention, not screwing up and blowing a great opportunity.”
Paying attention has never been a problem for the man responsible for this quote, photographer Eugene Richards. A man who many consider to be one of the greatest American documentary photographers of our time. For over forty years, he has produced some of the most powerful social documents that the world had seen and continues to do so today.