Methodologies, actions, and musings to provoke dream flight.
Early Vantage Points
balloonist Gaspard-Félix Tournachon, known as “Nadar”, in 1858 over Paris, France.
The Pigeon Camera: In 1908 Dr Julius Neubronner patented a miniature pigeon camera activated by a timing mechanism.
The resulting images are haunting with the shadowy wings of the pigeons ghosting them.
Stieglitz’s Equivalents series:
“to hold a moment…to record something so completely, that all who see [the picture of it] will relive an equivalent of what has been expressed.” – Stieglitz