Candy Cigarette by Sally Mann (1989). Candy Cigarette, from her honest and controversial series Immediate Family, captures one of her three children, Jessie (now a model and artist), in a defiant and self-aware pose, staring down the lens at her mother, holding bubblegum cigarette.
Sally Mann is amazing
Sally Mann... one of my favorite photographers of all time!!!
Russian born model Natalia Vodianova. Photograph by Paolo Roversi (NOT Sally Mann!). Plus
C' est un peu froid!!....
Sisters, c. 1980s. Photo by Sally Mann (American, b. 1951) More
"...as if awakened, she turns her face to yours; and with a shock, you see yourself, tiny, inside the golden amber of her eyeballs suspended, like a prehistoric fly." - Rainer Maria Rilke [photo: Sally Mann]
There's something about this picture... I don't know what it is but I like it.