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Light's Measure


As the production of images is increasingly seen as immaterial due to the quickly developing capacities of digital imaging this paper turns back to look at the material elements and social reorganizations which have been caused by or supported the growth and production of mechanical images. Through four investigations into geology, time, indexicality, and dust, the photograph is framed as a material object signifying more than the images on its surface.

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