my favourite fractions of seconds from the past 11 months.
CAN'T TOUCH MY POEMS
Photography is temporality. The entire fabric of this artform is constantly fleeting; each photo exists, then it’s gone. Fractions of seconds change the outcomes of the photos you take, which is what I love most about this artform. It’s so predictably unpredictable. The curl of a smile, eye contact, the clouds covering the sun, a bird flying through, a person entering the background - you can’t escape the blemishes of reality.
I was originally going to include digital photography in this set, but sometimes digital feels like cheating the unpredictable. You can hold the shutter down and fire, while film takes a special kind of timing, unprepared preparation, and ultimately, a confidence in luck to execute.
These are my favourite fractions of seconds from the past 11 months.
THINGS LEAVE US QUICKLY
CHOOSE YOUR OWN ADVENTURE
IF THIS ISN'T WEIRD, WHAT IS?
DANCING WITH MYSELF
GLASS OF TEMPORARY EMOTION
Zoe Thompson & Tara Presnell
SONGS TO STARGAZE TO
Brendan & Nick
an unexpected rush
a matter of route
home for a while
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