Author Archive "Conchita Fernandes"

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The Transformative Properties of Glass

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Photography is replete with recurring themes—doors, windows, reflections, shadows, horses, and signboards. I have, in the past, made references to some of …

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Is Photography Still a Labour of Love?

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Edward Weston maintained daybooks in which he incessantly jotted down notes that covered aspects of his daily life and work. As revealing …

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The Humble Door and What it Symbolises

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What was it about the door that caught the attention of photographers like Paul Strand, William Henry Fox Talbot, Eugène Atget, Walker …

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The Conundrum of Remembering

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I’ve always been fascinated by our ability to remember, an exercise that has been largely a result of how we attach meaning …

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Does Originality Exist Today?

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The photographs that we make are a concoction of the things that we see, the things that we hear, and the things …

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Saying Hello to Your Photographs

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For the last two years or so, it has become a habit of mine to make extensive notes on the person I …