Time is a Dimension by Fong Qi Wei

In “Time is a dimension” Singapore-based photographer Fong Qi Wei explores just that idea by shooting landscapes from a stationary position over a 2-4 hour period and then digitally slicing the images to create a layered collage. He said:

“The basic structure of a landscape is present in every piece. But each panel or concentric layer shows a different slice of time, which is related to the adjacent panel/layer. The transition from daytime to night is gradual and noticeable in every piece, but would not be something you expect to see in a still image.

Similarly, our experience of a scene is more than a snapshot. We often remember a sequence of events rather than a still frame full of details. In this series, I strive to capture both details and also a sequence of time in a single 2 dimensional canvas. I hope it gives you pause and reconsider what you experience versus what you shoot with your next camera phone.”

via [thisiscolossal]

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3 Responses to Time is a Dimension by Fong Qi Wei

  1. iarxiv says:

    Wow, cool idea!

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