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People who have written on the philosophy of photography

I’ve started googling around to find other people’s thoughts on the ‘philosophical’ aspects of photography and cinema.

Two notable examples out there seem to be: 404 more words

Typologies and Topographies​

Our course notes suggest for us to read Sontag, S (1979) On photography, London: Penguin, pp. 12-16 I have made some notes below:

I read On Photography by Susan Sontag for Identity and place… 198 more words


Be Inspired: 07.19.19

I haven’t been everywhere, but it’s on my list.

~ Susan Sontag

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For Tuesday, June 25, 2019:


… Serious fiction writers think about moral problems practically. They tell stories. They narrate. They evoke our common humanity in narratives with which we can identify, even though the lives may be remote from our own. 37 more words

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The Gate Keeper Of Inspiration: Book II Chapter Three — Susan Sontag

It is raining this morning, what some people might refer to as dreary, but I cherish these moments of solitude, walking to the rhythm of the soft falling rain. 937 more words


creativity, or the time I wrote a blogpost instead of reading after doing math.

I think I am incapable of being creative these days. This cannot be described as a creative block– I think there needs to be a work in progress for a block to occur, even if it is a nugget of an idea. 1,272 more words

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