Perhaps the central question about [Eliot] Porter’s work is about the relationship between science, aesthetics, and environmental politics. His brother, the painter and critic Fairfield Porter, wrote in a 1960 review of [Porter’s] colour photographs:...
A path is a prior interpretation of the best way to traverse a landscape.
I really do believe that art changes the landscape of the world.
There are places which exist in this world beyond the reach of imagination.