L oo K

L oo K

always look at the ceiling of a restaurant. preferably before you eat because you may choose to leave. that’s just food for thought, no pun intended.

The ultimate wisdom of the photographic image is to say, ‘There is the surface. Now think, or rather feel, intuit. What is beyond it, what the reality must be like if it looks that way’. Photographs, which cannot themselves explain anything, are inexhaustible invitations to deduction, speculation, and fantasy. The very muteness of what is, hypothetically, comprehensible in photographs is what constitutes their attraction and provocativeness.
— Susan Sontag said that

Comments (12):

  1. Steven

    Oct 3, 2019 at 7:48 pm

    I’ve definitely seen a fair share of ceilings in restaurants that have turned my stomach! Thankfully, the food didn’t reflect the same emotion. 🙂

  2. Ayush

    Oct 3, 2019 at 8:02 pm

    that is a thought! i never looked at a ceiling that made me leave, Sherri. nice shot

  3. Ginnie

    Oct 4, 2019 at 12:16 am

    I agree with Ayush. HA! (But how do I keep this image from “collapsing” on me when I scroll down to see the text???)

  4. Elaine K

    Oct 4, 2019 at 2:50 am

    your website is messing up for me, the last couple times i have been here… i can’t see the pictures! or what you wrote under them!

  5. Tom Wilson

    Oct 4, 2019 at 4:15 am

    Sound advice – and what curious false ceiling it is!

  6. mhelene

    Oct 4, 2019 at 5:14 am

    Weshould do that sometimes but only know after eating …!

  7. Nicolas Amherd

    Oct 4, 2019 at 7:40 am

    Superbe présentation avec un jeu dur ce tableau quel cadrage génial

  8. Willem

    Oct 4, 2019 at 3:02 pm

    Interesting info accompanied by a great photo.

  9. Harry

    Oct 4, 2019 at 7:28 pm

    I think I’m dizzy. And perhaps I need someone to bend my neck horizontal again.

  10. grouser

    Oct 5, 2019 at 4:45 am

    I think Susan Sontag rather over eggs the photographic pudding. Perhaps more food for thought for you 🙂

  11. tatar@y

    Oct 6, 2019 at 1:46 pm

    Ici un merveilleux plafond !…


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