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Eduardo Serafim -

« shoot pictures.

Taking pictures is an act in time, in wich something is snapped out of its own time and transferred into a different kind of duration.

It is commonly assumed that whatever is captured in this act lies IN FRONT OF the camera.

But that is not true.

Taking pictures in an act in two directions: forwards and backwards.

Yes, taking pictures also 'backfires'. » Wim Wenders / "Once" - Paperback, Jul. 15, 2001