Can you hear me?

Can you hear me? Greta Thunberg Four words, thirteen characters, said by a sixteen year old girl. Yet, those characters are at the heart of the zeitgeist of our age. No one seems to be hearing anyone else, at least in public life, if not in the privacy of our homes. The malaise of our times, our blindness, our deafness. … Read More

Strange day…

today. Cats went berserk, myself not in a good mood. Autumn?

Beautiful luminescence…

…on the sky last night, a soft light bathing, and transmuting, the otherwise mundane buildings around me… as if reality had become dreamlike,perhaps just a few moments,… that will last for an eternity.  The storm died at some point when I was asleep, constant rain this morning, the black cat was early on on the balcony, food was put on … Read More

Beautiful dawn this morning

when I woke up. No photographs taken, those in my memory will be my companions. I wasted a few minutes doing the morning chores, those colours were already gone then. Reminded me of that dawn, many years ago, on a building facing the bay in Valparaíso, after a night working with fellow students in a project… I will never forget … Read More

Some thoughts on social media 1

The slavery of social media is the subservience to the first glance reception that a post, or an image, gets, expressed in the form of likes, or hearts, or whatever. In an era were superficiality reigns supreme, at least according to the big boys of social media, that leads to the tyranny of the lowest common denominator. Time is not … Read More

Self portrait set up: ?

Set up self portrait session with the Walker camera. Light source a single lamp. 6 plus minutes exposure time. However, I forgot to set up the timer, so, eventually, I got bored of waiting the end of exposure, so I closed the shutter. No idea what exposure time was. Development will elucidate if the negative is usable or not. I … Read More