you’ve come a long way baby


she was dressed for, and playing the part of a southern belle in an American Civil War reenactment

then, she took a break and i took her pic

Still, there is something predatory in the act of taking a picture. To photograph people is to violate them, by seeing them as they never see themselves, by having knowledge of them they can never have; it turns people into objects that can be symbolically possessed.
— Susan Sontag said that