mike dowson photographer/film maker
"Most of us are guilty of taking the same photograph, repeatedly, over and over again. I suspect I may be one of the culprits."
"I think that the principal and most basic spiritual need of the Russian people is the need for suffering, incessant and unslackable suffering… There is always an element of suffering even in the happiness of the Russian people, and without it their happiness is incomplete."
A Writer’s Diary
"A woman is unabashedly expressive with a man who creates a safe space to explore the private recesses of her soul."
"Follow me on instagram @mikedowson33"
Follow me on instagram @mikedowson33
"You can take either a truthful photograph or a ”beautiful” photograph, very seldom is the truth beautiful."
"Opinion is really the lowest form of human knowledge. It requires no accountability, no understanding. The highest form of knowledge is empathy, for it requires us to suspend our egos and live in another’s world. It requires profound purpose larger than the self kind of understanding."