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June 04, 2012


That's a lovely unreal version of the reality. I love these kinds of photos. Sometimes they happen by serendipity- when I was trying for a perfect macro, but end up with a blurred effect that is beautiful just because of the swirl of the colors, not the object that they represent

in the film "playtime" by the great Tati, there is an interesting use of city buildings and their window reflections. the city is set in paris...throughout the film, you only see a modern, bland cityscape...all tall, mirrored buildings, it makes for an oppressive visual...and "old paris" is only fleetingly glimpsed in relfections on the buildings...old paris is ghost-like, emphemeral, almost completely absorbed into the monolithic row of corporate buildings...

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