You will find it, and it will find you, just start, somehow, anyhow, but: start.
The more preplanned it is the less room for surprise, for the world to talk back, for the idea to find itself, allowing ambivalence and ambiguity to seep in, and sometimes those are more important than certainty and clarity. The work often says more than the artist knows.- Paul Graham, from Photography is easy, Photography is hard. Read the full essay HERE. (seriously, read it.)
Jeff Wall, Odradek, Taboritska 8, Prague, 1994. moreart.
Tina Barney, Swimming 1991 moreinfo.
Gregory Crewdson, Untitled from Beneath the Roses, 2005 moreinfo.
The spontaneous is the most beautiful thing that can appear in a picture, but nothing in art appears less spontaneously than that. - Jeff Wall