The candle. budget waas nothing out of the ordinary Maris. The unforeseen budget was the time it took to light all the wretched things.
Then there was the fragrance of all that burrning wax whhich brrought the guy we were renting the place. in tos it reminded him of when he was an altar boy at high school. That suited me. because, as I said, the series of pics was essentially about the unrequited. passion of the character, 'Almitra' for the protagonist, 'Almustafa' in Kahlil Gibran's "The Prophet"
And there came out of the sanctuary a woman whose name was Almitra. And she was a seeress.
And he looked upon her with exceeding tenderness, for it was she who had first sought and believed in him when he had been but a day in their city.
"Photography was not a bastard left by science on the doorstep of art, but a legitimate child of the Western pictorial tradition." —Robert Galassi