LINES OF THE DAY

". . . But the past does not exist independently from the present. Indeed, the past is only past because there is a present, just as I can point to something over there only because I am here. But nothing is inherently over there or here. In that sense, the past has no content. The past -- or more accurately, pastness -- is a position. Thus, in no way can we identify the past as past." p. 15

". . . But we may want to keep in mind that deeds and words are not as distinguishable as often we presume. History does not belong only to its narrators, professional or amateur. While some of us debate what history is or was, others take it into their own hands." p. 153

Silencing the Past: Power and the Production of History (1995) by Michel-Rolph Trouillot

Saturday, February 25, 2012

Eagle owl at 1000 frames per Second towards a camera

Beauty pure; air made visible.

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2 comments:

T. Clear said...

This took my breath away....when the owl spread his/her wings: WOW!

Foxessa said...

You are someone I was sure would view this the way I do -- and el V too. I've watched it so many times, so he got impressed as well. :)

Love, C.