Two sides

"While there is perhaps a province in which the photograph can tell us nothing more than what we see with our own eyes, there is another in which it proves to us how little our eyes permit us to see." - Dorothea Lange

“While there is perhaps a province in which the photograph can tell us nothing more than what we see with our own eyes, there is another in which it proves to us how little our eyes permit us to see.” – Dorothea Lange

There are two sides to a good photograph: the visible and the invisible. As to which of those two ultimately beckons the artist to poise his camera and click on the shutter, we may never know. Unlike the sides of a coin, pictures don’t need flipping. Their dimensions overlap and fade into each other in such blurred lines that one can never truly identify which of them he is seeing..

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