Truth?

Ieri ho pubblicato un articolo dal titolo “Truth” (Verità)L’immagine però non corrispondeva esattamente alla verità, perché avevo capovolto la foto scattata al riflesso di alberi in un laghettoLa macchina fotografica aveva registrato la realtà passivamente, senza inganni. Ricordate ciò che aveva scritto Isherwood? “Sono una macchina fotografica con l’otturatore aperto, alquanto passivo, che registra, non… Read More Truth?

Lewis Carroll

Yesterday was the birthday of Lewis Carroll, pseudonym of Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, born on 27 January 1832.The author of the children’s classics “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland” and its sequel “Through the Looking-Glass”, was also a mathematician, a photographer, an inventor, and an Anglican deacon (1). The last novel he published during his lifetime was “Sylvie… Read More Lewis Carroll

Man Ray

  Today would have been Man Ray’s 128th birthday. He was born in Philadelphia on August 27, 1890 , and died in France in 1976. This American surrealist photographer and painter spent most of his career in Paris. He said: “I do not photograph nature. I photograph my visions.” “I never knew what I was… Read More Man Ray