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DD: Native Americans and Australian aborigines don't like to have their picture taken because they believe it can steal one's soul. Do you think a photo can do that? Brett Walker: They had their land, culture, traditions and lives stolen long before photography, it seems a bit late in the day now to be bitching about cameras, if photography could steal souls I would be a very rich man now. I'm not.

Shadow Veil. pphotographyb.blogspot.com brett walker

Matisse in his studio, 1939, by Brassai

Petrona Asilo Quevedo - La Paz , Bolivia ,- by Ilgda

Cheryl Pope - Up Against, 2010. Working in the mediums of sculpture, video, installation, assemblage, drawing, and performance, Cheryl Pope addresses issues of connectivity and identity that inform the way in which we live our lives today.