"Kerstin, next to an old-growth stump, Coos County, Oregon" (1999-2003)

"Kerstin, next to an old-growth stump, Coos County, Oregon," 1999-2003
From the series "Turning Back"
Gelatin silver print, 14 x 11 inches
© Robert Adams
Courtesy Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco and Matthew Marks Gallery, New York

"If you haven’t loved a tree enough (if not to hug it, at least to want to walk up to it and touch it as if you’re touching a profound mystery)- if that experience has eluded you- I feel bad for you because you’re not going to live a happy life."
- Robert Adams