Memento Mori

on thehomefrontandbeyond:

must get a new camera and freeze some of those moments so they will not melt…………

Originally posted on Live & Learn:

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“All photographs are memento mori. To take a photograph is to participate in another person’s (or thing’s) mortality, vulnerability, mutability. Precisely by slicing out this moment and freezing it, all photographs testify to time’s relentless melt.”

— Susan Sontag


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Published in: on July 15, 2014 at 10:13 am  Comments (2)  

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  1. What a gorgeous gif. And an equally perfect description of photos – a slice of time :D

    Cheers
    Choc Chip Uru


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