Episode 11: Daguerre / Sugimoto
Reflections: Then & Now

These two works explore the nature of photography and time. Both propose the idea that photography is detached from reality, as we know it. It is a creative act in which lived time is compressed into a single magical moment. Ben Street shows us things that we couldn’t possibly otherwise see.

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