The Philosophotographer

Blurring the line between the sacred and the profane.

The uncanny is something hidden which ought to have remained missed but which is brought to light.

—Sigmund Freud, “The Uncanny”

Nothingness lies coiled in the heart of being - like a worm.

Jean-Paul Sartre, Being and Nothingness

One gains something by becoming more experienced; for although one loses the sweet unrest of impatient longing, one gains a preparedness to make the moment really beautiful.

—Søren Kierkegaard, The Seducer’s Diary

Now it`s no longer the presence of God, but the absence of God, that reassures man. It`s very strange, but true.

—Fritz Lang

If you examine the myriad things with a confused body and mind you might suppose that your mind and nature are permanent. When you practice intimately and return to where you are, it will be clear that nothing at all has an unchanging self.

Genjokoan - Dogen, tr. Robert Aitken and Kazuaki Tanahashi