WHAT WE COULD HAVE AGAIN

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“In Thierry Cohen’s series, Darkened Cities, we think we see bright night skies over cities. Actually, what we’re seeing is the opposite. These are the skies that we don’t see. By traveling to places free from light pollution but situated on precisely the same latitude, [Cohen] obtains skies identical to the very ones visible above the [too-bright] cities a few hours earlier or later. He shows, in other words, not a fantasy sky as it might be dreamt, but a real one as it should be seen…”

http://thierrycohen.com/pages/texts/text.html

(Link via Ann Magnuson)

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