By Lynn Berger. Translated from the Dutch by Erica J. Moore
That’s the irony with photography: photos can halt time or slow it down, but they can also let time pass with merciless speed. In Sanguinetti’s work, Guille and Belinda grow up in seconds.
Lynn Berger is a staff writer at De Correspondent, an online journalism platform based in Amsterdam, where she writes about technology and culture. She recently finished her PhD at Columbia University in New York; her dissertation dealt with photography as a new medium and a new profession in the nineteenth-century United States.