Q&A: Margaret Durow


Which words or phrases do you most overuse? “yeah” Does the modern world impress you? Yes In the event of a disaster, where would you go? Home. Is disappointment healthy? Yes. Is it healthy to meet your heroes? My heroes are people I know. When are you most aware you are aging? When my body functions like an old persons. Ultimate camera? I would love a large format antique camera. Most used camera? Canon Rebel xti.

What is the best way to educate yourself? To do what you are trying to learn about. Do you google too much? Probably. Are you satisfied with your level of physical strength? No. What do you think is the most plausible of the supernatural? The soul lives on after death. What is your nationality? American. What is it that interests you about photography? Empathy.

Have you recently been living by any life philosophy? Get healthy and happy. What moment have you most wished you’d had a camera when you hadn’t? When i saw 4 albino deer together in a field at night. Make a prediction for the future. Humans will go extinct. Name one smell that triggers an abstract memory. Hot asphalt.

Margaret Durow – From the series I.