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Uncanny Places

" Virgilio’s works rebel against Henri Cartier-Bresson’s ‘The Decisive Moment’. According to Bresson, ‘Photography is the simultaneous recognition, in a fraction of a second, of the significance of an event, as well as of a precise organization of forms which give that event its proper expression.”. “The Decisive Moment’ can establish a visual order, which have its influence on the photography world for a long time. Virgilio’s ‘Uncanny Places’ seems to indulge in the uncertainty and impreciseness of the inside and outside of an event. Even the event itself is being overlapped. A sense of turning away and revolt can be easily detected. " (Full text download the PDF)