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New Zealand fine arts photographer based in Berlin, Germany.
Website: www.elsathorp.com

  • Joined: January 2010

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Soth, Alec

Suggestive and fragmentary… Framing the world. It’s as much about what you leave out as what you put in.
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de Certeau, Michel

To walk is to lack a place. / It is the indefinite process of being absent and / in search / of an appropriation. The moving about that the city multiplies and concentrates makes the city itself an immense social experience of lacking a place / - an experience / that is, to be sure, broken up into countless tiny deportations..
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Essay: "Full Sun" by Dorothee Baer-Bogenschut. Book "Peter Schlör: Deep Black

We are in an exceptionally receptive state when traveling. Traveling is a bit like taking stock of oneself. The greater the distance between ourselves and our homes, the more unconsciously aware we become of who we really are and the point that we are at. We find things that seem very relevant to us at that particular time.
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Brassai

I was trying to express reality, for there is nothing more surreal. / Beauty is not the goal of creation, it is the reward.
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