Author Archive "K Madhavan Pillai"

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What is the Post-photographic Condition?

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The strange. The mundane. The lost. The found. And the unfound. The not-so-very-obvious, and the utterly obvious. The obviousless. The moment, fraught with anticipation, that has not yet come to be.

A Tool for Change

K Madhavan Pillai

Our brains are wired for visuals. A much larger part of our reflexes are connected to what we see. If I ask …

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The Place of Photography

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“No other art form can show humanity to humanity, with such disquieting directness.”

Connecting Across the Rifts

K Madhavan Pillai

“A friendship needs no pretence, explanations, excuses, or apologies… neither does the practice of photography.”

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The Images Within the Looking Glass

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On a visit to the US, I was thrilled to read this inscription on the base of a large relief bust of …

Photography is Feeling It

K Madhavan Pillai

Better Photography editor K Madhavan Pillai talks about what photography means to him.