Dissolving the Frame
November 18, 2016 9:05 PM   Subscribe

Baldwin is trying to convey in one image both his sense of space and height and his view of the ground. The execution is not entirely successful. Nevertheless, the attempt is significant. In combining phenomenological and visual sensations, Baldwin is responding to the extraordinary new conditions of flight.
Lily Ford on how balloon flight transformed out idea of landscape. Part 2.
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This is fantastic, Rumple, thanks for posting!
posted by felix grundy at 1:48 PM on November 19, 2016 [1 favorite]

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