Gregory Crewdson (born 1962) is an American photographer. He photographs tableaux of American homes and neighborhoods. Crewdson's photographs usually take place…
"Since a photograph is frozen and mute, since there is no before and after, I don’t want there to be a conscious awareness of any kind of literal narrative. And that’s why I really try not to pump up motivation or plot or anything like that. I want to privilege the moment."- Gregory Crewdson on photographing his subjects That way, the viewer is more likely to project their own narrative onto the picture.