Robert J Ross

has been a member since Sep 2007 and goes by RobertJ.

i first hear the calling to photography at a young age. As a child i would sit for hours looking thur issues of Life, Look, and National Geographic, over and over. When i got my first 35mm before my junior year of high school i was hooked. i photographed everything in my path, and many were bad, awful, but every journey starts with the first step. Now forty years later i'm still here.

A photograph is not turth or reality, but the photographers version of that moment.

The Lost Negatives - Newport Folk Fesrival 1968
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The Lost Negatives - Newport Folk Fesrival 1968

9 Mar 20092219 views

In 1968 a couple of my favorite performers, Tim Buckley and Taj m
Mahal, were playing the Saturday afternoon show at the Newport Folk Festival. So...