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1988 Countdown #52: INXS, “Never Tear Us Apart”

(New to the countdown? Catch up here.) Violins saw away as we slowly pan down an antique lamppost. We have time to note the lamppost’s broken pane of glass, its ironwork, and the details of its patina. This shot lasts, no lie, twenty seconds, as if INXS want to destroy MTV’s reputation for quick-cut editing […]

posted 15 July 2010 in 1988. 5 comments

Friday Foto: Urban Light

An installation by Chris Burden just outside the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, photographed by me two weeks ago.

posted 22 May 2009 in Photos. no comments yet