When asked why he chose "The Moon and Sixpence" as the title for his novel about the life of a fictional artist based on real life artist Paul Gauguin, W. Somerset Maugham explained that the title was a reference to individuals who, while reaching for the moon, miss the sixpence at their feet.
This photo journal is about finding and capturing that sixpence.
Thursday, September 30, 2010
I was never an urban person, but the angles, geometry, and the cornucopia of images has me captivated. I shot this from my car driving down Sunset Blvd.