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If you want to make great images, you need to have an inquiring mind and ask a lot of questions. "If you just accept the world the way it is and don’t question it, then I can’t see how you can go very far creatively," says Burtynsky.

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The photographic artist walks us through the backstory of several images from his series about oil.

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You have to "give yourself over to the visual experience" and try to understand an image's intellectual and psychological context.

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Today's technology allows "casual happy snappers" to come up with some cool images. But ultimately the strength of good photography is in knowing one’s self and responding to emotions.