"Our Collective Invention" by Joel Smith on the Aperture Blog

 Sandy Skoglund,  Luncheon Meat on a Counter , 1978. © Sandy Skoglund

Sandy Skoglund, Luncheon Meat on a Counter, 1978. © Sandy Skoglund

"As networked digital convenience continues to flatten what has become one’s “interface” with the world, the chemical, mechanical, bendable photograph looks both more mundane and more enchanted—more like history in one’s grasp—than any invention liable to come our way again."

Read the full article here.

Via Nathan Jurgenson