there is truth in this. but not as much truth as it implies. what we photograph is what we find beautiful or thrilling or heartbreakingly stunning. do we fear losing beauty? or do we simply want to hold on to it? is there a difference?
Love yourself first! And if you don't love yourself, learn how. You can't give or receive love until you learn how to love yourself first! And when you love yourself, it is easy to recognize the people who really love you and those who don't.