Terence Donovan (photographer) Quote

The magic of photography is metaphysical. What you see in the photograph isn't what you saw at the time. The real skill of photography is organized visual lying.


Guardian, 19 November 1983

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The magic of photography is metaphysical. What you see in the photograph isn't what you saw at the time. The real skill of photography is organized...

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The magic of photography is metaphysical. What you see in the photograph isn't what you saw at the time. The real skill of photography is organized...

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The magic of photography is metaphysical. What you see in the photograph isn't what you saw at the time. The real skill of photography is organized...

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The magic of photography is metaphysical. What you see in the photograph isn't what you saw at the time. The real skill of photography is organized...