11.15.2009




that moment in cinema
when capturing the human face
still plunged audiences into
the deepest ecstasy,

when one literally lost oneself
in a human image as one would in a philtre,
when the face represented a kind of
absolute state of the flesh,

which could be neither
reached nor renounced.


Roland Barthes


4 comments:

If Jane said...

love barthes...really.
and i am always in awe of niagara falls.

Janis Avotins said...

thank You!

E said...

That picture is glorious.

Colorado Photos said...

It's absolutely gorgeous..
Great Work.