In the course of our 170 year relationship, photography has delighted us, served us, moved us, outraged us and occasionally disappointed us. But mainly, it has intrigued us by showing the secret strangeness that lies beneath the world of appearances. And that is photography’s true genius.

-BBC4 “The Genius of Photography


  1. That strangeness is the scary part. Scary, exhilarating, and emotionally exhausting. Photographs are windows into and out of our own world. I think that’s why we love ‘em.

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