Introduction to Present

Found this today when looking at various things on the web.
About the trouble of time / photography / the “instant” and “recording reality”

Past / Present / Future – what delineates (provides boundaries for) definition …

What does the forward slash really mean?

How could photography investigate and tell a story about this ?

“Unlike any other visual image, a photograph is not a rendering, an imitation or an interpretation of its subject, but actually a trace of it. No painting or drawing, however naturalist, belongs to its subject in the way that a photograph does.”

John Berger

I couldn’t sleep last night so I read from John Berger’s And Our Faces, My Heart, Brief as Photos

Found this computer work by David Claerbout today – going to see how long my flower lasts…..


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