Nov 11
Is a picture worth a thousand war stories? Suzanne Opton, author of Soldier/Many Wars, took photos of veterans to find out. In one series, she had them adopt a  vulnerable position by laying their heads on a table, while in another,  she draped them with fabric to explore roles like warrior, martyr,  saint. (via Through The Lens: Seeing Veterans Up Close)
Photo: Suzanne Opton

Is a picture worth a thousand war stories? Suzanne Opton, author of Soldier/Many Wars, took photos of veterans to find out. In one series, she had them adopt a vulnerable position by laying their heads on a table, while in another, she draped them with fabric to explore roles like warrior, martyr, saint. (via Through The Lens: Seeing Veterans Up Close)

Photo: Suzanne Opton

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    Interesting thought process for the art. I’m glad she had so many soldiers volunteer.
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