"At this time in my life, I’m ready to accept or own a kind of romance and melancholy or melodrama that I wasn’t ready to reveal before. It was always there in my inner life as an artist, but I was too afraid to share it."
"I’m not necessarily into grand gestures—and maybe this might come off as a little too grand. It’s taken from high above and it’s a huge landscape (and that’s also the problem with the American landscape—that it’s too grand in scale). Maybe it’s over the top and too sensational, and maybe you lose all the mid-tones. It’s not subtle anymore."