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Capturing the Passage of Time in a Photograph

A still photograph can represent much more than a single moment.

A still photograph is just that… still. It’s a moment in time, frozen, captured.

But of course, that’s not the world we live in. Our day-to-day lives are not simply frozen moments, but a continuous series of events through time.




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Mark Ali

Mark Ali

I’m a writer, a photographer, a music lover, and a professional ice sculptor. I’m kidding about that last thing. (View my portfolio at:

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