Author Archive for: ‘Kjetil Rodje’

Lens-Sense: On Seeing a World as Sensed by a Camera

Can a camera sense what a human eye cannot? This question was of great concern to early film theorists. It has since been rejuvenated by recent trends in contemporary cinema that present the photographic lens as transcending the limitations of human vision. In this article, I propose that camera-centric vision offers us particular ways of seeing the world. More particularly, …

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