do you ever have second-hand obsessions
like one of your friends is super obsessed with a thing so whenever you see something about it you’re like “YES THIS THING” but you’re not the one obsessed with it. they are. you know very little about this thing and yet it still excites you because it excites your friend
Promotional shot of Marlon Brando for One Eyed Jacks (1961).
Starting in the late 1970s, Hiroshi Sugimoto took pictures of cinemas interiors and drive-ins with the aim of encapsulate the whole lenght of a movie in a single shot. He left the camera shutters open throughout the running of a movie and the glowing screen of the cinemas was left as a trace on each take. A somehow uncanny light resonates in the dark cinema halls. At a further glance, this central light ethereally underlines the rich architectural details of the theater interiors. You might want to confront Sugimoto’s work with Michael Wesely’s, a photographer that uses to take photographs featuringi 3 years long exposures: read “The passing of time“, (on Socks).
It’s just weird because she was almost overly thorough and then suddenly she vanished.
I sent her an email directly but if I don’t hear back by tomorrow afternoon I’ll call or email someone in the department
one of my professors hasn’t posted anything (grades, blackboard announcements, the weeks assignments) in almost two weeks, she used to post something almost daily. it’s an online class so we’re all just posting like the syllabus says we should but there’s an unspoken tension on that discussion board i tell you what
like whatever mom emo isnt a phase its a lifestyle
do you ever look at yourself and think ‘aw cute’ but then walk two feet into a different lighting and think ‘omg nvm’