PHOTOSPEAK! : Photography and Documentation

Posted in Photographic Documentation with tags , , , , on May 21, 2009 by Niala Dwarika

 


 

 

The old cliché is right: a picture tells a thousand words. And, thousands more! Photographs do much more than capture moments in time. Photographs add authenticity to text, the spoken word and are a visual record of things- known, unknown and unnoticed. Images transcend language barriers and weave a powerful narrative of the history and culture of a place and its people. As a tool for recording and understanding history it is “all of the above”.  Continue reading