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Ritual Indication: message for TJC
Just in case it's not obvious, I deeply admire [most of] the work of these two supreme practitioners of the black & white image. Cooper, especially, is a big favourite of mine (I own all his books, and once attended one of his life-changing workshops) -- he amply repays the effort required to get past the immediate response, "But they're so dark, and they're all so similar!". True. And your point is?