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  • Nov 03, 2017

Book Review: Halo, Rinko Kawauchi


The heart of photography is a meeting point of opposing forces—past and present; positive and negative; creation and disappearance. Hence, every photograph contains traces of a drama far greater than itself. In Japan, perhaps more than anywhere else, generations of photographers have pursued the medium's transcendental possibilities, hoping to derive the secrets of existence through light and lens.