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Q: Did you notice a difference in the objects that your younger subjects brought in as opposed to your older subjects? 

A: Yes. There are stories that older people can tell that younger people simply cannot. There was this one 89-year-old who brought in a stuffed dog, and she was apologizing for the dog's appearance. The dog, of course, looked perfect. The point is, there's a message from this older woman that says to all of us, there are things we've been apologizing for our entire lives, that really no one cares about. A 30-year-old might not understand that yet.

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Image Archives: Slideshows: A Conversation with Cleveland Photographer Chuck Mintz on his Compelling Project "Precious Objects": (20 images)


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