"A photograph is not only an image (as a painting is an image), an interpretation of the real; it is also a trace, something directly stencilled off the real, like a footprint or a death mask."
Susan Sontag (1933- ); in New York Review of Books 23June, 1977
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Horizon and Reflection
Time rests in perfect poise where the water is as still as mirror and the wind does not deign to graze o'er it with the naughty intention to disturb the sight i enjoy from my perspective. Yes, the tense says it all. When i see this photograph i feel that time has not moved since the time i first saw the sight. This moment strikes me with a certain element of freshness every time. this depicts the place where the real world and the virtual world could not be separated.
Very few insects are perhaps more beautiful than the
butterflies. The wings with all their colourful patterns do cast a magical
spell on the eyes that see them. When the early-morning dews cling to them they
look colourfully decked in exquisite pearls, and who can then fail to look at
them admiringly? File size: 3.30mb