The Prosaic Life Of Someone Wonderful

photographs and text by John Ames

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Photographing ordinary things in black and white and then processing the negative to make the final image a bit grungy might seem like the antithesis of what a fine photograph should be. No drama, no pathos, no crimson streaked sunsets here. Yet the most common things can often throb with the life of someone quite wonderful who you will never know.

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