Watch: Jim Stone - A Story in a Snapshot

A Story in a Snapshot

The kinds of photographs that I make, I prefer that they’re seen as a group, so they go together like sentences to make a paragraph, or paragraphs to make a novel. When you see a group of them, that conglomeration of stories begins to look a little bit more like a picture of human beings. A picture of society. A picture of what I think people are all about.

As a professor of photography in one of the highest ranked programs in the United States, Jim Stone has helped put UNM’s photography program in the national spotlight…He uses his snapshots to tell stories, in an unprecedented way…