Two Stops Down

A journal on photography by Thomas Riggs

Colberg on “How we give photographs meaning”

Joerg Colberg:

We love to treat photographs as if they were self-contained little worlds that we can understand if we just look long enough. But photographs are embedded in a vastly more complex system against which they operate - and talking about photographs has to include that aspect (of course, in the context of art photography, things get quite a bit simpler since there is so little at stake).

He's writing a book. So excited.

This article was published on 14 May 2012.