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During those years color seemed too sweet a medium to express the anger, disgust and fear that apartheid inspired,...
I often wished during those years that I could be a lyricist with a camera. [...] I took great delight in [Edward Weston's] and many other photographers' work. I envied them the freedom to photograph a landscape apparently without concern for the implications of its possession.
Photographers shouldn't confuse their response to the politics of the country with their role as photographers.
My father regarded nationalism, including Zionism, as an evil and although he never attempted to convince me of his views, his logic, here, was inescapable.
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Heaven has no rage, like love to hatred turned, Nor Hell a fury, like a woman scorned.
November 29, 1930
June 25, 2018
David Goldblatt was a South African photographer noted for his portrayal of South Africa during the period of apartheid and more recently that country's landscapes.
In Boksburg (1982)
On the mines (1973)
Some Afrikaners photographed (1975)
South Africa (1998)
Fifty-one years (2001)
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