david hockney’s camera unobscura.

David Hockney, Celia, Los Angeles, April 10th, 1982. Composite Polaroid.

According to artist and optic theorist David Hockney in Lawrence Weschler’s article in the November/December Art Issue of The Believer, photography is:

all right…if you don’t mind looking at the world from the point of view of a paralyzed cyclops, for a split second, but that’s not how the world really is.

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