The Electro-Library

Photography (Part One)

April 4th, 2019  •  44 mins 32 secs  •  Download (61.2 MB)  •  Link with Timestamp

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What happens when we take a photograph? What happens when we capture light on paper, in emulsion, or in pixels and look, across a gulf of time, at these fragments of the past? What gets in the frame and what lies just beyond? If, as John Berger notes, “photographs bear witness to a human choice being exercised in a certain situation,” then what can photographs tell us about the choices we make and why we make them?