Monday, 11 October 2010
Maryon Wilson Park / between
'… the constant motion in the leaves rendering his landscapes confused and unmeaning… [T]he same objection necessarily applies to all moving objects, which can never be properly delineated without the aid of memory'. Only after it had fallen to the ground was a leaf available for impression, when it rejoined the world of inert things.
Aby Warburg and the Image in Motion p44 commenting on Daguerre's experiments.